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Carroll County News
CALENDAR OF EVENTSIsland Recreation Center. Alzheimer's Support Group for Caregivers third Thurs
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Carroll County News / Posted 5 hours ago
Island Recreation Center. Alzheimer's Support Group for Caregivers third ThursdaysMercy Auxiliary in conjunction with Area Agency on Aging will sponsor an Alzheimer's Support Group for Caregivers the third Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to 11... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Gray Matters: SAIL into the world of exerciseThe Area 1 Agency on Aging is introducing a new exercise program specifically t
Gray Matters: SAIL into the world of exercise
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 21 hours ago
The Area 1 Agency on Aging is introducing a new exercise program specifically targeting adults ages 65 and older. It’s called SAIL, which stands for Stay Active & Independent for Life. The program is new, but similar to the local STRONG exercise... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
WIAAA being forced to closeEffective Sept. 2, Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging (WIAAA) will no longer
WIAAA being forced to close
Bureau County Republican / Posted 23 hours ago
Effective Sept. 2, Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging (WIAAA) will no longer be able to provide services — with little hope of being reimbursed by the state for its expenditures. The agency assists seniors and adults with disabilities in 10... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Erlanger Offers Classes And Events For July 4-10HealthLink at (423) 778-LINK (5465) to register. Living Well with Matter of Ba
Erlanger Offers Classes And Events For July 4-10
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
HealthLink at (423) 778-LINK (5465) to register. Living Well with Matter of Balance Join us as we partner with Area Agency on Aging and Disability and present a new series called Living Well. This free 8-week program is designed for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsstudy:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forg
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forge. Luzerne-Wyoming Area Agency on Aging: walking programs, Wednesdays, all senior centers; brain health programs, Fridays, all senior centers.... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Floreine Mentel honored for her long-time leadership and public servicespoke highly of the woman who served 14 years as the District 4 commissioner an
Floreine Mentel honored for her long-time leadership and public service
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
spoke highly of the woman who served 14 years as the District 4 commissioner and continues to serve on the Area Agency on Aging 1-B Board after 20 years. Commissioner Jason Turner, who also sits on the Area Agency panel, said Mrs. Mentel... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging to close temporarily on Sept. 2 Posted Jun. 25, 2016 at 1:16 PM MACOMB — Senior citizens and adults with dis
Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging to close temporarily on Sept. 2
McDonough County Voice / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Jun. 25, 2016 at 1:16 PM MACOMB — Senior citizens and adults with disabilities will take the latest hit resulting from the state’s fiscal crisis.The Western Illinois Area... Read more
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The Express-Times
Avoid hunger: Where to find food pantries, get free meals610-253-8271 Seasonally every Tuesday 3-7 PM *Affordable fresh produce Senio
Avoid hunger: Where to find food pantries, get free meals
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
610-253-8271 Seasonally every Tuesday 3-7 PM *Affordable fresh produce Senior Farmer Market Coupons Area Agency on Aging Contact: 610-829-4540 *Age and income qualifications Limited availability, Call for details Summer Lunch... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sheffield Lifeeveryone adheres to this new rule this should be a smooth transition for all.
Sheffield Life
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
everyone adheres to this new rule this should be a smooth transition for all. Also Kelly has accepted a new job with Area Agency on Aging, we will miss her but we wish her the very best in her new venture. Stop in on Monday and have your blood... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Budget change would limit ability to make estate claims on deceased Medi-Cal recipientsnever even knew there was a recovery program," said McGinnis. Others do know.
Budget change would limit ability to make estate claims on deceased Medi-Cal recipients
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
never even knew there was a recovery program," said McGinnis. Others do know. Katharine Raley of the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging said many people 55 and older who qualify for Medi-Cal for general medical care decide to bypass it. She said... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
Farmers Market accepts vouchersminutes earlier and the Washington Famers market had only just begun Thursday a
Farmers Market accepts vouchers
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 4 days ago
minutes earlier and the Washington Famers market had only just begun Thursday afternoon when Tim Getty, regional nutrition services coordinator for the Heritage Area Agency on Aging, had signed enough people up for ... Already a member, please log... Read more
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York Daily Record
At Senior Games swimming, camaraderie and medalseight events and was held at Central York High School on the final day of the w
At Senior Games swimming, camaraderie and medals
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
eight events and was held at Central York High School on the final day of the week-long games organized by the York County Agency on Aging. Participants ranged in age and ability, with some seniors competing in two races and others swimming in all... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Panels seeks to understand seniors' pill issues, hurdles An ad hoc advisory committee appointed by the Area Agency on Aging 1-B Board
Panels seeks to understand seniors' pill issues, hurdles
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
An ad hoc advisory committee appointed by the Area Agency on Aging 1-B Board has been tasked with investigating prescription medication issues among adults 60 and older. The panel is gathering... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsstudy:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forg
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forge. Luzerne-Wyoming Area Agency on Aging: walking programs, Wednesdays, all senior centers; brain health programs, Fridays, all senior centers.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Rapid Response Inc. new hazmat contractor for Carbon Countyan invitation to bid for the roof replacement of the Archives Building. ■ Appr
Rapid Response Inc. new hazmat contractor for Carbon County
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
an invitation to bid for the roof replacement of the Archives Building. ■ Approved a request for the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging to continue to be fiscal manager for the LINK Program from July 1 to June 30, 2017, as outlined in the core... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
New program expands county meal offeringsAs part of the tri-county area covered by the Central Plains Area Agency on Agi
New program expands county meal offerings
The Newton Kansan / Posted 4 days ago
As part of the tri-county area covered by the Central Plains Area Agency on Aging, Harvey County (specifically the Department on Aging) routinely gets funding to help its elderly residents. While informing the county commission on Monday of the funds... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County employees protest stalled contract negotiationsgone to arbitration with the corrections officers union, Osborne said. The sher
Lehigh County employees protest stalled contract negotiations
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
gone to arbitration with the corrections officers union, Osborne said. The sheriff deputies union and employees in the Area Agency on Aging are without contracts. Muller criticized the commissioners' results, saying their tenure as the county's... Read more
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York Daily Record
Locals display skills at Senior Gamesare being held primarily at Central York High School. Events started Tuesday an
Locals display skills at Senior Games
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
are being held primarily at Central York High School. Events started Tuesday and will wrap up Friday. The York County Area Agency on Aging estimated about 150 seniors participated in Tuesday's opening ceremony. A closing celebration will be held... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Report: Van Driver Arrested For Not Stopping Rape Of ChildFRANKLIN COUNTY (KFSM) — An Area Agency on Aging transportation van driver was
Report: Van Driver Arrested For Not Stopping Rape Of Child
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 5 days ago
FRANKLIN COUNTY (KFSM) — An Area Agency on Aging transportation van driver was booked into the Franklin County Jail Wednesday (June 22) on suspicion of failing to stop the rape of a 9-year-old boy. Jordan Byrd, 71, is facing charges of felony... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Senior wellness: tips for traveling as an older adultand wear light comfortable shoes on travel day. For more information, visit th
Senior wellness: tips for traveling as an older adult
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
and wear light comfortable shoes on travel day. For more information, visit the porter hills website. (© 2016 WZZM) Senior wellness: home care vs. private duty care Senior wellness: Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan community public hear... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Agency driver accused of failing to act when he saw rape of boyFORT SMITH -- A van driver with Area Agency on Aging of Western Arkansas was ar
Agency driver accused of failing to act when he saw rape of boy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
FORT SMITH -- A van driver with Area Agency on Aging of Western Arkansas was arrested Wednesday on a Franklin County accusation of failing to act when he witnessed a 9-year-old boy being raped by a 14-year-old boy in the agency's van. A warrant... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsstudy:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forg
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forge. Luzerne-Wyoming Area Agency on Aging: walking programs, Wednesdays, all senior centers; brain health programs, Fridays, all senior centers.... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Lawsuit Alleges 10-Old Raped By Teen While In Presence Of Van DriverSMITH (KFSM) -- Fort Smith lawyer Joey McCutchen filed a lawsuit in the Sebasti
Lawsuit Alleges 10-Old Raped By Teen While In Presence Of Van Driver
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 5 days ago
SMITH (KFSM) -- Fort Smith lawyer Joey McCutchen filed a lawsuit in the Sebastian County Circuit Court against the Area Agency on Aging of Western Arkansas, Valley Behavioral Health System and a 14-year-old male claiming a 10-year-old was raped... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Sheriff outlines pressing issuesfundraising measures being utilized in order to provide for the ERT. Approved
Sheriff outlines pressing issues
The Newton Kansan / Posted 6 days ago
fundraising measures being utilized in order to provide for the ERT. Approved an agreement with the Central Plains Area Agency on Aging, which will provide approximately the same amount of funding for the Harvey County Department on Aging for... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Active Adult Center3:30 p.m. Brainteaser packets are due by the 20th of each month. The is spon
Hazleton Active Adult Center
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
3:30 p.m. Brainteaser packets are due by the 20th of each month. The is sponsored by the Luzerne/Wyoming Counties Area Agency on Aging. It is located at 24 E. Broad St., Hazleton. For more information, call 570-459-14... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland commissioners to conduct budget checkuplist of proposed amendments scheduled for approval at the commissioners' meetin
Westmoreland commissioners to conduct budget checkup
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
list of proposed amendments scheduled for approval at the commissioners' meeting Thursday includes purchases for the Area Agency on Aging that will be paid with money from grants obtained after the county's budget was finalized. Kopas warned... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsstudy:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forg
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forge. Luzerne-Wyoming Area Agency on Aging: walking programs, Wednesdays, all senior centers; brain health programs, Fridays, all senior centers.... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Fundraising walk focuses on Alzheimer’s diseaseat601-7809or vcor@a1aa.org. It’s a chance for you to take action for the sixth
Fundraising walk focuses on Alzheimer’s disease
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
at601-7809or vcor@a1aa.org. It’s a chance for you to take action for the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, for which there is no cure. Maureen McGarry is the project director for RSVP/VCOR, a program of the Area 1 Agency on... Read more
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Arkansas Business
EStem Goes East With Warehouse BuyLittle Rock? The nonprofit paid $1.7 million for the 111,096-SF warehouse at 4
EStem Goes East With Warehouse Buy
Arkansas Business / Posted 8 days ago
Little Rock? The nonprofit paid $1.7 million for the 111,096-SF warehouse at 400 Shall Ave. Seller: Central Arkansas Area Agency on Aging Inc., led by Luke Mattingly. The 3.7-acre property on the edge of the Heifer Project headquarters campus is... Read more
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York Daily Record
Wayne a 15-year mainstay with York Senior Gameswill include swimming, running and golf events, along with events in Wii bowlin
Wayne a 15-year mainstay with York Senior Games
York Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
will include swimming, running and golf events, along with events in Wii bowling, pinochle and poker. The York County Area Agency on Aging is anticipating 150 senior citizens to participate in the opening ceremony. All three county commissioners... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Senior Wellness: Medicare Mythsto help individuals understand their options and choose the plan that is right
Senior Wellness: Medicare Myths
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
to help individuals understand their options and choose the plan that is right for them. It is operated locally by the Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan with volunteers throughout a nine county region. Medicare beneficiaries who have... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Governor to fill court vacancies1993-1995; trial lawyer, Mazzoni & Karam Law Office, Scranton, 1995-2001; part-
Governor to fill court vacancies
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
1993-1995; trial lawyer, Mazzoni & Karam Law Office, Scranton, 1995-2001; part-time solicitor, Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging Elderly Law Project, 1998-2001; partner and trial lawyer, Munley Law, Scranton, 2001-present. Family:... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsstudy:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forg
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forge. Luzerne-Wyoming Area Agency on Aging: walking programs, Wednesdays, all senior centers; brain health programs, Fridays, all senior centers.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Governor to fill court vacancies1993-1995 ; trial lawyer, Mazzoni & Karam Law Office, Scranton, 1995-2001 ; par
Governor to fill court vacancies
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
1993-1995 ; trial lawyer, Mazzoni & Karam Law Office, Scranton, 1995-2001 ; part-time solicitor, Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging Elderly Law Project, 1998-2001 ; partner and trial lawyer, Munley Law, Scranton, 2001-present. Family:... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
County senior center scheduleand on those days when Warren County schools are closed unexpectedly due to bad
County senior center schedule
Warren Times Observer / Posted 10 days ago
and on those days when Warren County schools are closed unexpectedly due to bad weather. Lunches The Warren-Forest Area Agency on Aging will serve the following menu at Allegheny Community Center and other Warren-Forest centers June 20-24:... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Calendarthe U.S. Post Office and Sgt. Travis Sheaffer of the police department will spe
Calendar
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
the U.S. Post Office and Sgt. Travis Sheaffer of the police department will speak. Sponsored by the Mifflin County Area Agency on Aging. Open to the public. For more information contact Kathie Drolsbaugh at 242-0315 or email... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Health Briefs: Medicare fraud presentation slated for MondayBetsy Packer, Medicare coordinator for the Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Co
Health Briefs: Medicare fraud presentation slated for Monday
Craig Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
Betsy Packer, Medicare coordinator for the Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Colorado, is slated to deliver a presentation on Medicare fraud from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday in Room 201 of the Bell Tower Building, on 50 College Drive. Part of the... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Creating Confident Caregivers workshop starts on June 24a Federal grant from the U.S. Administration on Aging to the Michigan Office of
Creating Confident Caregivers workshop starts on June 24
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
a Federal grant from the U.S. Administration on Aging to the Michigan Office of Services to the Aging and the U.P. Area Agency on Aging/UPCAP. There is no cost to attend this class. In addition, Respite care may be available through... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
June 20 has been declared “Dementia Friendly Day”journey, the Granite Falls Living at Home Block Nurse Program is partnering wit
June 20 has been declared “Dementia Friendly Day”
Advocate Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
journey, the Granite Falls Living at Home Block Nurse Program is partnering with the MN Alzheimer’s Association, the Area Agency on Aging and local healthcare providers to raise awareness within Granite Falls and surrounding communities and to... Read more
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First Coast News
UPDATE: State's response to Orlando mass shooting full textits students’ needs are met. Florida Department of Transportation Florida Dep
UPDATE: State's response to Orlando mass shooting full text
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
its students’ needs are met. Florida Department of Transportation Florida Department of Elder Affairs The local Area Agency on Aging was present at the Family Assistance Center (FAC) yesterday and assisted individuals seeking elder-related... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County employees receive raisesworkforce investment board, $89,000. ■ One in human resources: a confidential
Lackawanna County employees receive raises
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
workforce investment board, $89,000. ■ One in human resources: a confidential assistant, $35,000. ■ Three in the area agency on aging; two care managers, $27,000 each; a supervisor, $36,000. The board also slashed the salaries of the nine... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
County employees receive raisesworkforce investment board, $89,000. ■ One in human resources: a confidential
County employees receive raises
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
workforce investment board, $89,000. ■ One in human resources: a confidential assistant, $35,000. ■ Three in the area agency on aging; two care managers, $27,000 each; a supervisor, $36,000. The board also slashed the salaries of the nine... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
“Know us before you need us”only seek things out when they need them. So I always say, ‘Know us before you
“Know us before you need us”
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
only seek things out when they need them. So I always say, ‘Know us before you need us,’” said Lisa Solley, Area Agency on Aging 11 director of communications. Dorothy Barto, Alzheimer’s Assistance and Referral Network director, along... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Medi-Cal plan’s funding effort targets the homeless, shut-ins, opioid abusersFoundation. The $20,000 from ARCH for meals delivered to people like Dan Levin
Medi-Cal plan’s funding effort targets the homeless, shut-ins, opioid abusers
Ventura County Star / Posted 12 days ago
Foundation. The $20,000 from ARCH for meals delivered to people like Dan Levine goes through the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging. In Ventura and Oxnard, meals are delivered by FOOD Share. The money is a small piece of the program's... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
NWCCOG sending surveys to 60 and overcurrent services, influence key stakeholders, empower community members and mon
NWCCOG sending surveys to 60 and over
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
current services, influence key stakeholders, empower community members and monitor overall success. The Alpine Area Agency on Aging, a division of the Northwest Colorado Council of Governments (NWCCOG), in collaboration with National... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to meetings and events in Northeast Pennsylvaniastudy:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forg
Your guide to meetings and events in Northeast Pennsylvania
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church, Main Street, Old Forge. Luzerne-Wyoming Area Agency on Aging: walking programs, Wednesdays, all senior centers; brain health programs, Fridays, all senior centers.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Lawyers dispense legal advice for seniors Fridayon other topics that everybody is usually asking a lot of legal questions,” exp
Lawyers dispense legal advice for seniors Friday
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
on other topics that everybody is usually asking a lot of legal questions,” explained Dave Norman, director of the Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Colorado. “We took it to the local bar and they thought it was a decent idea, a lot of... Read more
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Freeman journal
Urges people to keep an eye on older neighborsthis week, I encourage everyone to check on your older neighbors. If you have a
Urges people to keep an eye on older neighbors
Freeman journal / Posted 13 days ago
this week, I encourage everyone to check on your older neighbors. If you have any concerns or questions, call your Area Agency on Aging (AAA) office through Lifelong Links: 866-468-7887. This number will connect you to the Elder Rights... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
SB 40 Board: Application process streamlined for developmentally disabled fundservices for the county’s developmentally disabled.Current operations in Newton
SB 40 Board: Application process streamlined for developmentally disabled fund
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
services for the county’s developmentally disabled.Current operations in Newton County are funded mostly by the Area Agency on Aging and as a non-profit, Robinson said OATS lives off grants.OATS provides reliable service, he said, and invited... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Celebrate Elderly Abuse Awareness Day at the Covelli Centrean estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of elder abuse and exploitat
Celebrate Elderly Abuse Awareness Day at the Covelli Centre
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
an estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of elder abuse and exploitation each year, the Area Agency on Aging 11 is hosting Elder Abuse Awareness Day today from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Covelli Centre. Local vendors,... Read more
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