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WFMJ Youngstown
Plans progressing for county control of former YDC in Mineral Ridgefor the space include independent living for those with autism through Potentia
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 8 hours ago
for the space include independent living for those with autism through Potential Development, office space for the Area Agency on Aging and a food service run by clients for local organizations such as Head Start. Once plans are finalized,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland leaders shake up human services positionsyears, his duties expanded to include chairing a drug overdose task force and l
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
years, his duties expanded to include chairing a drug overdose task force and later to serve as interim director of the Area Agency on Aging. Last year, Matson was transferred to take over as director of the county's juvenile detention center... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Florida program offers free elderly counseling on Medicare, health insurance15 through Dec. 7. Call 1-866-531-8011 or visit www.FloridaSHINE.org to make a
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
15 through Dec. 7. Call 1-866-531-8011 or visit www.FloridaSHINE.org to make an appointment with a counselor. SHINE volunteers are needed as well. Call for details. SHINE is a Florida Department of Elder Affairs and Area Agency on Aging pr... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Onslow BOC to consider $50,000 for NC Forest Serviceto approve a grant in the amount of $615,904 for Home and Community Block Grant
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
to approve a grant in the amount of $615,904 for Home and Community Block Grant services. The annual grant comes from the Area Agency on Aging and helps provide in-home services, adult day care, transportation, and nutrition services. A local... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Area Agency on Aging 3 hosts first-ever Shred-a-ThonArea Agency on Aging 3 gave people the chance to get rid of old documents safel
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
Area Agency on Aging 3 gave people the chance to get rid of old documents safely Friday. The agency teamed up with AARP Ohio for a Shred-a-Thon, where people could bring in personal information or unwanted documents to be shredded and disposed of... Read more
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News 8000
How to prevent and detect malnutritionMeals On Wheels and other community services, including home visits from nurses
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
Meals On Wheels and other community services, including home visits from nurses and registered dietitians. Your local Area Agency on Aging or a county social worker also might be helpful. Remember, identifying and treating nutrition issues... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
How to prevent and detect malnutritionMeals On Wheels and other community services, including home visits from nurses
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
Meals On Wheels and other community services, including home visits from nurses and registered dietitians. Your local Area Agency on Aging or a county social worker also might be helpful. Remember, identifying and treating nutrition issues... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Hobnobbing with Helen: Active with agea healthier, more involved, more engaged, and quite possibly, happier aging exp
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 5 days ago
a healthier, more involved, more engaged, and quite possibly, happier aging experiencewere Joyce Ellen Lippman (from the Area Agency on Aging) and Olivia and Keith Bugal (ambassadors for the Oasis Center in Orcutt). The Community Action... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Casey hosts conference on agingthat included several speakers who each deal with issues that affect seniors.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
that included several speakers who each deal with issues that affect seniors. Mary Roselle, the executive director of the Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne and Wyoming Counties; Tim Camus, a deputy inspector general for the U.S. Treasury... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka this week? Here’s our C-J Extra calendar for Aug. 16-22, 2017Information: 843-2787 or lawrenceartscenter.org. A Matter of Balance Class, 9
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Information: 843-2787 or lawrenceartscenter.org. A Matter of Balance Class, 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 29, Area Agency on Aging, 401 Houston St., Manhattan. Fee: $16. Information: Lauren Steinlage, (800) 432-2703. “Rex Hall: A... Read more
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Carroll County News
Ragland seeks District 83 seat in state Housefamily values.� Donald and his wife, Fredia, have five children and 16 grandch
Carroll County News / Posted 6 days ago
family values.� Donald and his wife, Fredia, have five children and 16 grandchildren together. Ragland is a member of the NRA. He serves on the Area Agency on Aging NWA Board and the Arkansas Crime Information Center Supervisor... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar, Aug. 16-22, 2017Information: 843-2787 or lawrenceartscenter.org. A Matter of Balance Class, 9
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Information: 843-2787 or lawrenceartscenter.org. A Matter of Balance Class, 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 29, Area Agency on Aging, 401 Houston St., Manhattan. Fee: $16. Information: Lauren Steinlage, (800) 432-2703. “Rex Hall: A... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Casey tackles aging issuespanelists also addressed funding of programs that affect seniors. Mary Roselle
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
panelists also addressed funding of programs that affect seniors. Mary Roselle, executive director of the Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne and Wyoming Counties; Tim Camus, a deputy inspector general for the U.S. Treasury... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
No good deed 
goes unpunishedsharp departure from a tradition of letting Gray Gourmet use the space at a dee
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
sharp departure from a tradition of letting Gray Gourmet use the space at a deep discount. It was built with state grants, Area Agency on Aging funds and contributions from local citizens, businesses and foundations for the specific purpose of... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Providing emergency help shouldn't tag neighbor as full-time...several resources but, once you find contacts, these contacts should be able to
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
several resources but, once you find contacts, these contacts should be able to refer you to the proper agencies. Your Area Agency on Aging (N4A.org) will likely be on the list, but if not, contact them, as well. AAAs have different names in... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
ClipboardArts, 1004 Jackson St., Scranton; consumer outreach liaison for the state, and
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Arts, 1004 Jackson St., Scranton; consumer outreach liaison for the state, and a representative from the Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging on hand to provide information; refreshments served; 570- 961-1592, ext. 104. Bus trip: Double R... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hamburg woman tricked dementia patient, 82, out of $90,000, police sayTownship, woman by forging a Pennsylvania Criminal History Check, police said.
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Township, woman by forging a Pennsylvania Criminal History Check, police said. An investigation was opened into Deguia-Reed after the Berks County Area Agency on Aging received an anonymous tip that something was amiss, police said. 610-8... Read more
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New Kerala
Subaru Donates 50 Cars to Meals on Wheels America in Celebration of 50th Anniversary in the U.S - newkerala news #261472KS •Tri-County Community Action Agency, Inc., LaGrange, KY •St. Martin Counci
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
KS •Tri-County Community Action Agency, Inc., LaGrange, KY •St. Martin Council on Aging, Breaux Bridge, LA •Eastern Area Agency on Aging, Bangor, ME •Benzie County Council on Aging, Inc., Honor, MI •CEAP Meals on Wheels, Brooklyn Center,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on this week in Topeka? Here’s our C-J Extra Calendar for Aug. 9-15, 2017Information: 843-2787 or lawrenceartscenter.org. A Matter of Balance Class, 9
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Information: 843-2787 or lawrenceartscenter.org. A Matter of Balance Class, 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 29, Area Agency on Aging, 401 Houston St., Manhattan. Fee: $16. Information: Lauren Steinlage, (800) 432-2703. “Rex Hall: a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Senior Wellness: Seniors and technologylarger savings accounts. So, how can they protect themselves? By using these t
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
larger savings accounts. So, how can they protect themselves? By using these tips: The Family Caregiver University at the Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan is offering a class to discuss some of the things. The class is August 22 from 1:00... Read more
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Times News
$1.4M senior food service contract awardedCarbon County moved forward with awarding the Area Agency on Aging food service
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
Carbon County moved forward with awarding the Area Agency on Aging food service contract to the second bidder after the low bidder was found to be noncompliant. On Thursday, the county commissioners awarded the five-year contract to Metz Culinary... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Carbon’s court offices to get security upgradescounties. In other business, the commissioners: ■ Awarded a five-year, $1.4 m
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
counties. In other business, the commissioners: ■ Awarded a five-year, $1.4 million contract for food service for the Area Agency on Aging to Metz Culinary of Dallas. The low bidder, Dean Anthony’s of Jim Thorpe, was deemed non-compliant with... Read more
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MLive.com
Kalamazoo County pushes senior millage back to May 2018 electionpresented a potential budget breakdown. A 0.3-mill tax would be expected to rai
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
presented a potential budget breakdown. A 0.3-mill tax would be expected to raise $2.4 million, essentially doubling the Area Agency on Aging's $2.1 million budget. Some commissioners were skeptical of whether the millage request was made too... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
‘Stars of the community’ recognized for servicefootsteps.” Good advice There was also a presentation on recognizing scams by
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
footsteps.” Good advice There was also a presentation on recognizing scams by Rick Schaffer with the Southwest Kansas Area Agency on Aging. He talked about “out foxing the preditors.” “More and more scams are popping up, “ he said. And... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar for Topeka and area events, Aug. 2-8, 2017Reagan and George H.W. Bush. Information: 263-6700. A Matter of Balance Class,
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Reagan and George H.W. Bush. Information: 263-6700. A Matter of Balance Class, 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 29, Area Agency on Aging, 401 Houston St., Manhattan. Fee: $16. Information: Lauren Steinlage, (800) 432-2703. “Fairy Tales... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Faith-based workshop to help identify, prevent elder abuseDETROIT (AP) - The Detroit Area Agency on Aging and Greater Burnette Baptist Ch
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 20 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The Detroit Area Agency on Aging and Greater Burnette Baptist Church are holding a workshop on identifying and preventing elder abuse. The workshop will be held Aug. 10 during the Baptist, Missionary and Educational Convention of the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Faith-based workshop to help identify, prevent elder abuseDETROIT (AP) - The Detroit Area Agency on Aging and Greater Burnette Baptist Ch
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 20 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The Detroit Area Agency on Aging and Greater Burnette Baptist Church are holding a workshop on identifying and preventing elder abuse. The workshop will be held Aug. 10 during the Baptist, Missionary and Educational Convention of the... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
First round of Cañon City Citizen Surveys in the mailAssociation of Southern Colorado; Myka Landry, Elder Law attorney; and Janice B
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
Association of Southern Colorado; Myka Landry, Elder Law attorney; and Janice Brunner, Senior Services Coordinator for the Area Agency on Aging. The event is free, but seating is limited. RSVPs are required by calling Karen at 719-285-2540. Daily... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Private geriatric care managers assist elderly and familiesthe case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and
Greenwich Time / Posted 21 days ago
the case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and assistance coordinator for the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. "But like anything else, people should do their research, consider comparison-shopping and be sure to... Read more
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The News-Times
Private geriatric care managers assist elderly and familiesthe case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and
The News-Times / Posted 21 days ago
the case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and assistance coordinator for the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. "But like anything else, people should do their research, consider comparison-shopping and be sure to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Private geriatric care managers assist elderly and familiesthe case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and
Darien News-Review / Posted 21 days ago
the case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and assistance coordinator for the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. "But like anything else, people should do their research, consider comparison-shopping and be sure to... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Private geriatric care managers assist elderly and familiesthe case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 21 days ago
the case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and assistance coordinator for the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. "But like anything else, people should do their research, consider comparison-shopping and be sure to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Private geriatric care managers assist elderly and familiesthe case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
the case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and assistance coordinator for the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. "But like anything else, people should do their research, consider comparison-shopping and be sure to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Private geriatric care managers assist elderly and familiesthe case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 21 days ago
the case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and assistance coordinator for the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. "But like anything else, people should do their research, consider comparison-shopping and be sure to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Private geriatric care managers assist elderly and familiesthe case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 days ago
the case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and assistance coordinator for the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. "But like anything else, people should do their research, consider comparison-shopping and be sure to... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Private geriatric care managers assist elderly and familiesthe case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and
The New Canaan News / Posted 21 days ago
the case of a long-distance caregiver," said Patty Callahan, an information and assistance coordinator for the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. "But like anything else, people should do their research, consider comparison-shopping and be sure to... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Area first responders learn about mental healthprogram. Joe’s Italian provided lunch on Friday, July 28. The American Foundat
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
program. Joe’s Italian provided lunch on Friday, July 28. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Middle Alabama Area Agency on Aging and the Chilton-Shelby Mental Health Center were among the organizations that sent speakers to the... Read more
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The Columbian
Nurturing by nature — Caring for declining seniors takes special people « Special Projectshe blew a job interview badly, but got hired anyway — because he’s a bundle of
The Columbian / Posted 22 days ago
he blew a job interview badly, but got hired anyway — because he’s a bundle of energy by nature, and because the local Area Agency on Aging was desperate for warm bodies, he joked. Erickson cannot forget interviewing an impoverished, elderly... Read more
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Times News
Man wanted for scamming Kunkletown senior citizenby detectives from the Monroe County Office of the District Attorney. After re
Times News / Posted 23 days ago
by detectives from the Monroe County Office of the District Attorney. After receiving a complaint from a Monroe County Area Agency on Aging Protective Services agent, detectives from the District Attorney’s Office initiated an investigation... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Today’s entertainment picksTOPICS ON TV “Community Connection” (Sunday at 6:30 a.. on 21 WFMJ-TV and 11 a
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 24 days ago
TOPICS ON TV “Community Connection” (Sunday at 6:30 a.. on 21 WFMJ-TV and 11 a.m. on WBCB-TV): Lisa Solley of Area Agency on Aging District 11 will join host Madonna Chism Pinkard to discuss The Navigator, the free resource guide for... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Dancing in the Parkcounts of sexual battery Ryan Staley with Westgate Entertainment Center tells
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 24 days ago
counts of sexual battery Ryan Staley with Westgate Entertainment Center tells us about the Lazy Man Triathlon that will raise money for the Allen County Abilities League Field of Dreams. New location seems to be paying off for Area Agency on Agi... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Impostor handyman steals thousands from senior citizenby massively overcharging her for basic home improvement work. Authorities say
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 days ago
by massively overcharging her for basic home improvement work. Authorities say it came to light when the Monroe County Area Agency on Aging Protective Services agent received a complaint from the victim. The following investigation determined... Read more
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Times News
Carbon opens bids for senior food servicefor the next five years. On Thursday, the county commissioners opened bids for
Times News / Posted 24 days ago
for the next five years. On Thursday, the county commissioners opened bids for a five-year food service contract for the Area Agency on Aging. The contract covers approximately 65,000 meals annually at the five senior centers or frozen meals for... Read more
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Times News
Commissioners remember plannerChairman Wayne Nothstein remembered Al Feuerstein for his dedication to the Car
Times News / Posted 24 days ago
Chairman Wayne Nothstein remembered Al Feuerstein for his dedication to the Carbon County Planning Commission and Area Agency on Aging Advisory Board over the years. Feuerstein passed away on July 16 at the age of 94. Nothstein said that... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Step taken to ease crowding at Carbon courthousecourthouse offices would relocate when the building is complete. The commissio
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
courthouse offices would relocate when the building is complete. The commissioners opened bids for food service for the Area Agency on Aging, but held off on awarding a contract for one week for review by the agency and the county... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
County pays to have water turned on at Valley View Estates trailer parkservice when catastrophes happen.” Meanwhile, representatives from public and
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
service when catastrophes happen.” Meanwhile, representatives from public and private organizations, including the county Area Agency on Aging and Office of Youth and Family Services, collected information Thursday from residents who may have to... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
AHTD holds public meetings to discuss public transitMeeting for Human Service Program. That includes agencies that have specialized
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 25 days ago
Meeting for Human Service Program. That includes agencies that have specialized clients such as the East Arkansas Area Agency on Aging or Focus who works with people with disabilities. We also have an urban transit system in Jonesboro,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
AHTD holds public meetings to discuss public transitMeeting for Human Service Program. That includes agencies that have specialized
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 25 days ago
Meeting for Human Service Program. That includes agencies that have specialized clients such as the East Arkansas Area Agency on Aging or Focus who works with people with disabilities. We also have an urban transit system in Jonesboro,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
County pays to have water turned on at Valley View Estates trailer park, working to relocate familiesservice when catastrophes happen.” Meanwhile, representatives from public and
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
service when catastrophes happen.” Meanwhile, representatives from public and private organizations, including the county Area Agency on Aging and Office of Youth and Family Services, collected information Thursday from residents who may have to... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
July 27, 20174th annual luncheon Raising Kids After 60 FLINT — Catholic Charities, Valley A
Grand Blanc View / Posted 26 days ago
4th annual luncheon Raising Kids After 60 FLINT — Catholic Charities, Valley Area Agency on Aging and Genesee Health Plan have partnered to present the 4th annual “Raising Kids After 60” luncheon July 26, from 12-3 p.m. at Riverside Tabernacle, 429... Read more
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