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Times News
Carbon County Commissionersthe figure is based off 160 construction days. • The resignation of Gayle M. G
Carbon County Commissioners
Times News / Posted 2 hours ago
the figure is based off 160 construction days. • The resignation of Gayle M. Gersbach of Easton, aging care manager II, Area Agency on Aging, effective Sept. 28. • The resignation of Jarryd C. Ruch of Palmerton, corrections officer, effective... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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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Bangor Daily News
Rock Church plans second expansion in 5 years to accommodate growthprogram, the Rock Church has a food pantry that serves 70 to 80 families on Sat
Rock Church plans second expansion in 5 years to accommodate growth
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
program, the Rock Church has a food pantry that serves 70 to 80 families on Saturdays. It also works with the Eastern Maine Area Agency on Aging to distribute commodities to seniors once per month. Penquis Cap also uses the facility for a play date... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
One step at a time Published: September 23, 2016 11:00 AM Jeff Arnold, community outreach coordi
One step at a time
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 days ago
Published: September 23, 2016 11:00 AM Jeff Arnold, community outreach coordinator for Area Agency on Aging Region 9, and Bobbie Davis, care coordinator for the Voucher Program AAA, talk about the 10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls... 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 2 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 lunch menu at various locations: Allegheny Community Center in Warren, 09/26... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sheffield Lifefrom 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, with Barb and Karl from Erie. Or if you
Sheffield Life
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 days ago
from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, with Barb and Karl from Erie. Or if you would just like to stay local, Elaine, from Area agency on Aging, will be here Thursday for Medicare programs. =The Thanksgiving basket for the raffle is filling up... Read more
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York Daily Record
Coalition working to help seniors live falls-freerisk of falls through an award-winning program called “A Matter of Balance.” Th
Coalition working to help seniors live falls-free
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
risk of falls through an award-winning program called “A Matter of Balance.” These free classes are offered by York County Area Agency on Aging, WellSpan Health Trauma Services and the York City Bureau of Health. Numerous programs are scheduled at... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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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Warren Times Observer
Help wantedof opportunities for you involving senior citizens. The AVA is sponsored by Ex
Help wanted
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
of opportunities for you involving senior citizens. The AVA is sponsored by Experience, Inc. - Warren and Forest counties Area Agency on Aging. Many of the AVA's volunteer events take place at the Allegheny Community Center ( ACC), part of a... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Seminar held to help fight fraudServices, the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, and the Federal Bureau of In
Seminar held to help fight fraud
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
Services, the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The event was co-sponsored by Area Agency on Aging, Carolina Bay at Autumn Hall, and Cape Fear Elder Abuse Prevention Network. If you suspect something is... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Yiour guide to area meetings and events570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Yiour guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Just a Matter of Balancearound us and maybe do some simple things to reduce those risks," said Dancie M
Just a Matter of Balance
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
around us and maybe do some simple things to reduce those risks," said Dancie Mohler, a heath education coordinator for Area Agency on Aging 3. "We can live safe, independent lives." The class, which is the third session of the Matter of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Eldercare In-Home Care to host educational series for family caregiversOct 6 “Resources for Caregivers” Holly Pilson, Caregiver resource specialist, C
Eldercare In-Home Care to host educational series for family caregivers
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
Oct 6 “Resources for Caregivers” Holly Pilson, Caregiver resource specialist, Cape Fear Area Agency on Aging. Thursday Oct 13 “The Basics of Alzheimer’s: the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments of Dementia and... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Senior Wellness: Family Caregiver UniversityHow to Understand It and Handle it Better." It will be held on Wednesday, Sept
Senior Wellness: Family Caregiver University
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
How to Understand It and Handle it Better." It will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan, located at 3215 Eaglecrest Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI. You can register by... Read more
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Times News
Panther Valley newsSocial Hall. Medicare seminar The Panther Valley Public Library, 117 E. Berts
Panther Valley news
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
Social Hall. Medicare seminar The Panther Valley Public Library, 117 E. Bertsch St., Lansford, and the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging will hold a “Welcome To Medicare Seminar” at 6 p.m. Sept. 28. The seminar will provide information on... Read more
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The River Reporter
September is Senior Citizen Center Monthproclamation of the month as Senior Citizen Center Month, Jacqueline Sturgis, t
September is Senior Citizen Center Month
The River Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
proclamation of the month as Senior Citizen Center Month, Jacqueline Sturgis, the executive director for the Wayne County Area Agency on Aging, seated left, and Honesdale Senior Center Director Pat Perkins, seated center with proclamation, were... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How single Bangor-area seniors are combating isolation, inactivityTrueman, 73 of Dixmont watched the tai chi group without participating. But whe
How single Bangor-area seniors are combating isolation, inactivity
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Trueman, 73 of Dixmont watched the tai chi group without participating. But when instructor Erin Coltvet of the Eastern Area Agency on Aging brought the exercise to a close, Trueman stepped forward to join the others for a guided walk along the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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 Advertiser-Tribune
Lifestyle briefs, Sept. 20Cosplay Costumes" Kristie Good; and pattern designer and fitting expert from Un
Lifestyle briefs, Sept. 20
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Cosplay Costumes" Kristie Good; and pattern designer and fitting expert from University of Rhode Island Jennifer Stern. Area Agency on Aging honors area residents Aug. 25 The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging Inc. announced Lois Hoover as... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Datebook 570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Datebook
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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 Scranton Times-Tribune
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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 Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lifestyle briefsfor all ability levels. Medicare seminar to be held MANSFIELD - Hollie Irvine
Lifestyle briefs
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
for all ability levels. Medicare seminar to be held MANSFIELD - Hollie Irvine, Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga Area Agency on Aging APPRISE coordinator, will present a Medicare seminar from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Mansfield... Read more
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The Columbian
Public meetings for the week of Sept. 18the waterfront, downtown and Fourth Plain, multi-family tax exemption applicati
Public meetings for the week of Sept. 18
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
the waterfront, downtown and Fourth Plain, multi-family tax exemption application and CCRA development subcommittee report Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities of Southwest Washington, 201 N.E. 73rd St., Vancouver. n 1 p.m. public meeting: agenda... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, September 17, 20168:30 a.m. and presentation, 9 a.m.-noon, Park Street Complex, 648 Park St., Hon
Community Events Listings, September 17, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
8:30 a.m. and presentation, 9 a.m.-noon, Park Street Complex, 648 Park St., Honesdale, presentations by Wayne County Area Agency on Aging, Wayne County Children & Youth Services and a representative from the Adult Protective Services Agency;... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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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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 9 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 lunch menu at various locations: Allegheny Community Center in Warren, 09/19... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Klobuchar hears about local concerns on Alzheimer’s caredementia to live at home, she said. "We need more feasible options for caregiv
Klobuchar hears about local concerns on Alzheimer’s care
Marshall Independent / Posted 9 days ago
dementia to live at home, she said. "We need more feasible options for caregivers," said Kim Madsen of the Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging. Local programs, like adult day care, and educational resources have been a big help, caregivers said.... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Caregiver Conference set for Sept. 29The Area Agency on Aging will host a Caregiver Conference from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Caregiver Conference set for Sept. 29
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 days ago
The Area Agency on Aging will host a Caregiver Conference from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Concho Valley Council of Governments offices, 2801 W. Loop 306, Ste. A The conference aims to help those caring for loved ones who do not reside in a... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Make A Shot Happen offers flu clinics for Chenango�s seniorsCHENANGO COUNTY � The Chenango County Health Department and the Chenango County
Make A Shot Happen offers flu clinics for Chenango�s seniors
The Evening Sun / Posted 10 days ago
CHENANGO COUNTY � The Chenango County Health Department and the Chenango County Area Agency on Aging will be holding their annual event for Seniors, age 60 years and older on Tuesday September 27, from 9 a.m.�11:30 a.m. at the Norwich Family... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
A mile in their shoes: Boulder County LGBT seniorsa group of 13 women and two men, mostly aging services professionals. Bell, LG
A mile in their shoes: Boulder County LGBT seniors
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 11 days ago
a group of 13 women and two men, mostly aging services professionals. Bell, LGBT program specialist with Boulder County Area Agency on Aging, projects headlines from decades past, revealing much in few words. "HOW TO SPOT A POSSIBLE HOMO," is a... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
AR Woman Reported Missing Found Safethe SCSO, Taylor had arrived in Stone County on Tuesday morning to visit client
AR Woman Reported Missing Found Safe
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
the SCSO, Taylor had arrived in Stone County on Tuesday morning to visit clients as part of her job with the White River Area Agency on Aging. Sheriff Lance Bonds says Taylor was last seen Tuesday afternoon at an address in Big Flat near Gravity... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Employer Reports Arkansas Woman Missingthe SCSO, Taylor had arrived in Stone County on Tuesday morning to visit client
Employer Reports Arkansas Woman Missing
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
the SCSO, Taylor had arrived in Stone County on Tuesday morning to visit clients as part of her job with the White River Area Agency on Aging. Sheriff Lance Bonds says Taylor was last seen Tuesday afternoon at an address in Big Flat near Gravity... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Stone Co. deputies search for missing NLR womandisabled license plate, number 271303, on Highway 14. She asked for directions
Stone Co. deputies search for missing NLR woman
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
disabled license plate, number 271303, on Highway 14. She asked for directions to Timbo, and she had an appointment in Oxley, but she never arrived. Taylor works for White River Area Agency on Aging, and sje was in the area to vis... Read more
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Times News
Lehighton victory has a ‘meaning’was packed full with its band, cheerleaders, students, and fans from each schoo
Lehighton victory has a ‘meaning’
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
was packed full with its band, cheerleaders, students, and fans from each school to help raise money for the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging. When all was said and done, the Indians capped off the special night in a playoff-like atmosphere with... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Funding for repairs available to low-income seniors in Guernsey County area Published: September 13, 2016 11:00 AM The Area Agency on Aging Region 9, Inc
Funding for repairs available to low-income seniors in Guernsey County area
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 12 days ago
Published: September 13, 2016 11:00 AM The Area Agency on Aging Region 9, Inc. has some remaining grant funding available to provide minor emergency home repairs and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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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KRDO Colorado Springs
How to detect and prevent malnutritionMeals On Wheels and other community services, including home visits from nurses
How to detect and prevent malnutrition
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 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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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Comcast Business Brings High-capacity Ethernet Services to Lebanon CountyNetwork Service with network capacity of up to 50 Megabits-per-second (Mbps) th
Comcast Business Brings High-capacity Ethernet Services to Lebanon County
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 13 days ago
Network Service with network capacity of up to 50 Megabits-per-second (Mbps) that connects five County offices – the Area Agency on Aging, the Adult Probation Office, Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities Office, Community Action... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Why a new directory is giving Maine seniors freedom to age in placecommunity groups and public facilities like libraries and town offices. Funded
Why a new directory is giving Maine seniors freedom to age in place
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
community groups and public facilities like libraries and town offices. Funded in part by the Bangor-based Eastern Area Agency on Aging with additional support from the former Hammond Street Senior Center and other sponsors, the compiled... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, September 13, 20164 p.m. until sold out, fire hall, Goose Pond Road, traditional Polish foods, $1
Community Events Listings, September 13, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
4 p.m. until sold out, fire hall, Goose Pond Road, traditional Polish foods, $12. Luzerne/Wyoming Counties Craft fair: Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne and Wyoming County sponsoring Falls Active Adult Center’s annual craft fair and bake sale,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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 Columbian
Subsidized housing complex for seniors nears completionhas been a main focus. The nonprofit is discussing how to better coordinate its
Subsidized housing complex for seniors nears completion
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
has been a main focus. The nonprofit is discussing how to better coordinate its senior clients with services, such as the Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities of Southwest Washington, so they can remain relatively independent as they... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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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Tri-County Citizen
September 11, 2016will include: a nutritionist/dietitian from McLaren; advanced care planning; a
September 11, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
will include: a nutritionist/dietitian from McLaren; advanced care planning; a physical therapist from Fostrian; Valley Area Agency on Aging; neuro-stroke information/blood pressure checks; Mannor Elder Law; veterans; Shiawassee Health... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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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Times News
salary boardeffective Sept. 3. Controller • One first deputy from $34,689.20 per year to
salary board
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
effective Sept. 3. Controller • One first deputy from $34,689.20 per year to $35,726.60 per year, effective Sept. 8. Area Agency on Aging • One administrator from $51,285 per year to $52,825.50 per year, effective Sept. 7. Buildings and... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Conference aids dementia patient caregiverspresented by Dr. Nestor H. Praderio, founder of the nonprofit Face to Face, LLC
Conference aids dementia patient caregivers
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 17 days ago
presented by Dr. Nestor H. Praderio, founder of the nonprofit Face to Face, LLC. Other participating agencies included the Area Agency on Aging of the Coastal Bend, Caregiver SOS Center at Lindale Senior Center, Senior Community Services division... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events570-290-8248. Bible study:Wednesdays, 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., St. Lawrence Church,
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
570-290-8248. Bible 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 Lewistown Sentinel
Office files suit against owner of care facilitycourt documents. In December, Meadowview staff contacted the state's Departmen
Office files suit against owner of care facility
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
court documents. In December, Meadowview staff contacted the state's Department of Human Services and the Mifflin County Area Agency on Aging regarding concerns with the facility's heating system, according to court documents. Staff and food... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Senior Wellness: Grandparents raising grandchildren support grouphouseholds have unique needs and sometimes need a little extra support. That's
Senior Wellness: Grandparents raising grandchildren support group
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 days ago
households have unique needs and sometimes need a little extra support. That's why Sandra Ghoston-Jones from the Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan joined the WZZM 13 Noon News Tuesday -- to talk about a support group for... Read more
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