By Hannah Gebresilassie
Studies show laughter leads to a healthier lifestyle, especially with seniors. And that simple reality made for an exciting, laughter-filled match of Uno at Pomeroy Apartments — with positive health benefits to boot — on a snowy game night Feb. 24.
Chicago Cares, a public and community service organization, hosts a monthly game night at the Chicago Housing Authority apartment complex that serves low-income seniors in Edgewater.
“It’s a life-changing game in itself,” said senior resident Percy Trotter following a game of Uno. “It emulates life.”
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