Dining services staff use robot Alfredo’s assistance for physically strenuous tasks. The robot employee helps keep costs down at the facility.
Nearly one-fifth of Buena Vista’s citizens are 65 or older, and young families are not moving to the city. The stagnant population and high poverty rate have some residents concerned.
The Maury River Senior Center in Buena Vista has launched a program that is providing low-income seniors in the Rockbridge…