Gary Armitage , Executive Director of Senior Services of Belmont County, recently gave a department update at the Belmont County Commissioners Meeting.

Armitage discussed several statistics he was especially proud of during the meeting, including the 76,465 meals that Senior Services has made this year for senior citizens, the 9,740 trips covering 91,007 miles for both non-emergency medical transports and center based transports for senior citizens, and the fact that all 67 jobs positions offered through Senior Services are currently filled.

Armitage also expressed the importance of caring for senior citizens and that what Senior Services provides is vital to welfare of seniors.

Armitage pointed out the main services that Senior Services offers, some of which often get overlooked by citizens.