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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 4 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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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Senior wellness: relieving stress for the caregivercan do to relieve stress including: There are many local agencies providing re
Senior wellness: relieving stress for the caregiver
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 hours ago
can do to relieve stress including: There are many local agencies providing resources and opportunities for caregivers. Area Agency on Aging, nine West Michigan locations: www.aaawm.org. There are other options in the community for caregivers... 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 yesterday
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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Ventura County Star
Health, fitness events for seniors set WednesdayZumba and other activities from 10 a.m. to noon at the center, 1385 E. Janss Ro
Health, fitness events for seniors set Wednesday
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
Zumba and other activities from 10 a.m. to noon at the center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Ventura County Area Agency on Aging plans a health and wellness fair from 9 a.m. to noon at Ventura County Park, 901 S. Kimball Road,... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Caregivers face crushing demands, but help isn’t farnonprofits and government agencies may provide respite-care programs for free o
Caregivers face crushing demands, but help isn’t far
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
nonprofits and government agencies may provide respite-care programs for free or a reduced fee. The North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging, which covers Collin, Denton and other counties, and the Dallas Area Agency on Aging (Dallas AAA)... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Baby boomers dealing with debt can find financial helpProgram, Medicaid and low-income energy assistance programs to fill financial g
Baby boomers dealing with debt can find financial help
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Program, Medicaid and low-income energy assistance programs to fill financial gaps. The guide is online and at various Area Agency on Aging offices. Go to www.ncoa.org or www.n4a.org. May is officially Older Americans Month and is a good time... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Canfield nun honoredto become one of the area’s best known and most influential advocates,” said Ja
Canfield nun honored
The Alliance Review / Posted 2 days ago
to become one of the area’s best known and most influential advocates,” said Jacqi Bradley, executive director of the Area Agency on Aging 3 in Lima. She added later, “She doesn’t view her retirement or her recent 100th birthday as an excuse... 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 4 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 May 23-27:... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Hammond Street Senior Center donates assetsaround the senior community. The organizations include: Bangor Area Homeless Sh
Hammond Street Senior Center donates assets
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
around the senior community. The organizations include: Bangor Area Homeless Shelter, the Miller Square House, Eastern Area Agency on Aging, Bangor Historical Society, University Center of Aging and Gateway Seniors without Walls. Those... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Hammond Street Senior Center donates assetsaround the senior community. The organizations include: Bangor Area Homeless Sh
Hammond Street Senior Center donates assets
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
around the senior community. The organizations include: Bangor Area Homeless Shelter, the Miller Square House, Eastern Area Agency on Aging, Bangor Historical Society, University Center of Aging and Gateway Seniors without Walls. Those... Read more
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Mt. Pleasant News
Milestones offers Farmer’s Market vouchers for seniorsAs part of a national initiative, Milestones Area Agency on Aging will begin di
Milestones offers Farmer’s Market vouchers for seniors
Mt. Pleasant News / Posted 4 days ago
As part of a national initiative, Milestones Area Agency on Aging will begin distributing vouchers starting June 1 to low-and moderate-income seniors for use at local farmers markets. To qualify, applicants must live in Iowa and be age 60 or older... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Sister Jerome Corcoran appeals for Alzheimer’s research at HOF inductionto become one of the area’s best-known and most-influential advocates,” said Ja
Sister Jerome Corcoran appeals for Alzheimer’s research at HOF induction
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
to become one of the area’s best-known and most-influential advocates,” said Jacqi Bradley, executive director of the Area Agency on Aging 3 in Lima. Sister Jerome thanked the Area Agency on Aging, her parents, family and friends “all the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Elder Abuse Preventionand it’s a chance to remind people about keeping our older relatives safe. Eld
Elder Abuse Prevention
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
and it’s a chance to remind people about keeping our older relatives safe. Elder abuse can take on many forms and the Area Agency on Aging wants the public to be aware of the signs of elder abuse. The symptoms often go further than just... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Seventh annual film festival to explore aging issuesThe seventh annual Weld County Area Agency on Aging Film Festival will feature
Seventh annual film festival to explore aging issues
Greeley Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
The seventh annual Weld County Area Agency on Aging Film Festival will feature two unique 120-minute movie sessions Tuesday and Wednesday. The film festival explores aging through many short films that include how a widow copes with her husband’s... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Seventh Annual Film Festival to explore issues from agingThe seventh annual Weld County Area Agency on Aging Film Festival will feature
Seventh Annual Film Festival to explore issues from aging
Greeley Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
The seventh annual Weld County Area Agency on Aging Film Festival will feature two unique 120-minute movie sessions on Wednesday. The film festival explores aging through many short films that include how a widow copes with her husband’s death,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
These 5 questions may be the best way to the medical care you wantup with the right amount of care – not too much and not too little. Lisa Dunni
These 5 questions may be the best way to the medical care you want
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
up with the right amount of care – not too much and not too little. Lisa Dunning is wellness programs manager at Eastern Area Agency on Aging in Bangor. To learn more about how to make your health-care system work for you, attend the Let’s Talk:... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Senior Power Day May 25 | May 19, 2016GENESEE TWP. — Valley Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce that Senior P
Senior Power Day May 25 | May 19, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 6 days ago
GENESEE TWP. — Valley Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce that Senior Power Day will be held at Crossroads Village on May 25, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. The annual event combines resources and information on services for seniors with... 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 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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Flint Township View
May 19, 2016as needed. Details: Visit www.canever.com or call 810-629-3350. — G.G. Senior
May 19, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted 6 days ago
as needed. Details: Visit www.canever.com or call 810-629-3350. — G.G. Senior Power Day May 25 GENESEE TWP. – Valley Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce that Senior Power Day will be held at Crossroads Village on May 25, from 9 a.m.... Read more
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The Burton View
May 19, 2016at St. George Orthodox Church, 5191 Lennon Rd., in Flint. Take out is available
May 19, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 6 days ago
at St. George Orthodox Church, 5191 Lennon Rd., in Flint. Take out is available. Senior Power Day GENESEE TWP. – Valley Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce that Senior Power Day will be held at Crossroads Village on May 25, from 9 a.m.... Read more
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The Davison Index
May 19, 2016Motorists who use this route will want to plan accordingly. — G.G. Senior Powe
May 19, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 6 days ago
Motorists who use this route will want to plan accordingly. — G.G. Senior Power Day May 25 GENESEE TWP. — Valley Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce that Senior Power Day will be held at Crossroads Village on May 25, from 9 a.m.-2... Read more
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The Davison Index
News Briefs | May 19, 2016Motorists who use this route will want to plan accordingly. — G.G. Senior Powe
News Briefs | May 19, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 6 days ago
Motorists who use this route will want to plan accordingly. — G.G. Senior Power Day May 25 GENESEE TWP. — Valley Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce that Senior Power Day will be held at Crossroads Village on May 25, from 9 a.m.-2... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Area Agency on Aging offers services for all seniorsThe Area Agency on Aging is reaching out to senior citizens or those aging into
Area Agency on Aging offers services for all seniors
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
The Area Agency on Aging is reaching out to senior citizens or those aging into their seniors years to provide information about the aging process. “There’s about 10,000 people turning 65 everyday so they need to know their Medicare choices and it’s... 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 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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Bangor Daily News
With this woman’s retirement, a leading service agency for older Mainers looks to the futurethousands of seniors living in Washington, Hancock, Penobscot and Piscataquis c
With this woman’s retirement, a leading service agency for older Mainers looks to the future
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
thousands of seniors living in Washington, Hancock, Penobscot and Piscataquis counties have been touched by the Eastern Area Agency on Aging. But despite important progress on many fronts, plenty of challenges remain, according to former... 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 8 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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Spencer Daily Reporter
Iowa Area Agencies on Aging plan to 'Blaze a Trail for Aging'a Trail for Aging" will be recognized by the Iowa Area Agencies on Aging with a
Iowa Area Agencies on Aging plan to 'Blaze a Trail for Aging'
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
a Trail for Aging" will be recognized by the Iowa Area Agencies on Aging with a statewide "friendraiser" walk. Elderbridge Area Agency on Aging will host walks in 10 service area counties on Thursday, May 26, including Clay County and Spencer.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Growth of seniors in Brunswick County 'exponential'a spouse, seniors have a tendency to not stay as connected to the community, sa
Growth of seniors in Brunswick County 'exponential'
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
a spouse, seniors have a tendency to not stay as connected to the community, said Jane Jones, the director of the Cape Fear Area Agency on Aging.

"We definitely want people to stay engaged and involved in the community and activities they... Read more

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Times News
Carbon officials approve summer hiresMay 11. • Sheriff appointment: Scott A. Gillespie of Lehighton, special deputy
Carbon officials approve summer hires
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
May 11. • Sheriff appointment: Scott A. Gillespie of Lehighton, special deputy sheriff, effective May 16. • Internship: Hannah Bartron of Lehighton, Kutztown University student majoring in social work, Area Agency on Aging, from May 31 to Aug... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
People on the Move: South Sound additions and promotionsserved as associate provost for undergraduate education. Stefan Lee has recent
People on the Move: South Sound additions and promotions
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
served as associate provost for undergraduate education. Stefan Lee has recently joined Olympia real estate firm Greene Realty Group. Previously, he worked for the Department of Social and Health Services and Area Agency on Aging. Adver... Read more
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Times News
‘I didn’t want life to go on without my husband’her new friends as the 2016 Carbon County Senior Games came to a close. She cr
‘I didn’t want life to go on without my husband’
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
her new friends as the 2016 Carbon County Senior Games came to a close. She credits these new friends, the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging and the senior games for saving her life. “The office of aging told me to join a senior center,” she... Read more
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New America Media
Caregivers Face Crushing Demands, But Help Isn’t Farnonprofits and government agencies may provide respite-care programs for free o
Caregivers Face Crushing Demands, But Help Isn’t Far
New America Media / Posted 13 days ago
nonprofits and government agencies may provide respite-care programs for free or a reduced fee. The North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging, which covers Collin, Denton and other counties, and the Dallas Area Agency on Aging (Dallas AAA)... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Political WatchOlder Americans Month Celebration Tea where she was honored for her years of pu
Political Watch
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Older Americans Month Celebration Tea where she was honored for her years of public service. The event was organized by the Area Agency on Aging. Capps also helped present other awards for Senior Citizen of the Year, Caregiver of the Year, Senior... Read more
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The Davison Index
News Briefs | May 12, 2016from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., just off I-69, at the corner of Irish and East Court. Se
News Briefs | May 12, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 13 days ago
from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., just off I-69, at the corner of Irish and East Court. Senior Power Day May 25 GENESEE TWP. — Valley Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce that Senior Power Day will be held at Crossroads Village on May 25, from 9 a.m.-2... Read more
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The Davison Index
May 12, 2016from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., just off I-69, at the corner of Irish and East Court. Se
May 12, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 13 days ago
from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., just off I-69, at the corner of Irish and East Court. Senior Power Day May 25 GENESEE TWP. — Valley Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce that Senior Power Day will be held at Crossroads Village on May 25, from 9 a.m.-2... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Briefs...library's movie license does not permit listing the titles of movies outside th
Briefs...
Warren Times Observer / Posted 13 days ago
library's movie license does not permit listing the titles of movies outside the library. Date change Experience, Inc. Area Agency on Aging for Warren and Forest Counties Board meeting has been changed from noon on May 18 to noon May 25 at... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
TO DOpresents "A Tale of Casadaga," Library Theatre, 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturda
TO DO
Warren Times Observer / Posted 13 days ago
presents "A Tale of Casadaga," Library Theatre, 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. May 25: Experience, Inc. Area Agency on Aging for Warren and Forest Counties Board meeting June 3: First Fridays - Sunshine and Seashells beach... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
CalendarJuniata EMS building, 47 CJEMS Lane, Mifflintown. Presenters include Golden Liv
Calendar
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Juniata EMS building, 47 CJEMS Lane, Mifflintown. Presenters include Golden Living Center-William Penn, Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging, Big Brothers Big Sisters and others. Aerobics - 6-7 p.m., Hope Center, Bethel AME Church. Cost is $2... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Lenoir County Council on Aging hosts celebration for Older Americans Month at Woodmen Community Centertheir lives, have contributed to society and accomplished great social change,”
Lenoir County Council on Aging hosts celebration for Older Americans Month at Woodmen Community Center
Kinston Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
their lives, have contributed to society and accomplished great social change,” Holloway said.Tonya Cedars, director of the Area Agency on Aging, also spoke to guests during their lunch about the history of Older Americans Month.After lunch, guests... Read more
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The River Reporter
May is Older Americans MonthDirector Jacqui Sturgis, seated second from the left, and members of her staff
May is Older Americans Month
The River Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
Director Jacqui Sturgis, seated second from the left, and members of her staff at the Wayne County Area Agency on Aging are pictured on May 5, with county commissioners Wendell Kay, Brian Smith and Jonathan Fritz after the commissioners proclaimed... 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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The Newton Kansan
City, County discuss joint drainage projectoffered later and the county heard no response. Flagged an issue regarding the
City, County discuss joint drainage project
The Newton Kansan / Posted 14 days ago
offered later and the county heard no response. Flagged an issue regarding the services provided by the Central Plains Area Agency on Aging (meals, etc.) to be addressed at the next quad county meeting. Recognized a promising young leader... Read more
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The Daily Comet
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: May 10, 2016Office of Community Action as a host for the Senior Community Service Employmen
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: May 10, 2016
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 days ago
Office of Community Action as a host for the Senior Community Service Employment Program paid for by the St. James Parish Area Agency on Aging. Action: Amended a resolution that appointed James Barnes as director of public works for Lafourche... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: May 10, 2016Office of Community Action as a host for the Senior Community Service Employmen
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: May 10, 2016
The Houma Courier / Posted 14 days ago
Office of Community Action as a host for the Senior Community Service Employment Program paid for by the St. James Parish Area Agency on Aging. Action: Amended a resolution that appointed James Barnes as director of public works for Lafourche... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Older Americans Monthlearn about, support and celebrate our nation’s older citizens. For 2016, the
Older Americans Month
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 14 days ago
learn about, support and celebrate our nation’s older citizens. For 2016, the Lower Arkansas Valley Area Agency on Aging is partnering with the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program and Woodruff Memorial Library to offer a free... Read more
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Times News
Medicare workshopBlue Mountain Health System will co-sponsor an educational workshop on New to M
Medicare workshop
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
Blue Mountain Health System will co-sponsor an educational workshop on New to Medicare with the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging on at 6 p.m. May 24 in the BMHS Medical Plaza, 512 Bank St., Bowmanstown. The four parts of Medicare include hospital... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County commissionerssecretary in the tax claim bureau, effective May 13. • The hiring of Gayle M.
Carbon County commissioners
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
secretary in the tax claim bureau, effective May 13. • The hiring of Gayle M. Gersbach of Easton, aging care manager II, Area Agency on Aging, effective May 11. • The sheriff appointments of Michal C. Boehme of Summit Hill, deputy sheriff; and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Farmers market vouchers available to seniorsfrom participating local farm markets. The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Pro
Farmers market vouchers available to seniors
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
from participating local farm markets. The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program is offered by the York County Area Agency on Aging in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. WHEN: Individuals may receive one... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Long-term care insurance policyholders coping with skyrocketing premiumssome point during their lives. It’s something Noelle Merrill witnessed firsthan
Long-term care insurance policyholders coping with skyrocketing premiums
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
some point during their lives. It’s something Noelle Merrill witnessed firsthand as the executive director of the Eastern Area Agency on Aging. So in 2007, she and her husband bought a long-term care insurance policy. “It made sense because you... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
CalendarJuniata EMS building, 47 CJEMS Lane, Mifflintown. Presenters include Golden Liv
Calendar
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Juniata EMS building, 47 CJEMS Lane, Mifflintown. Presenters include Golden Living Center-William Penn, Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging, Big Brothers Big Sisters and others. Aerobics - 6-7 p.m., Hope Center, Bethel AME Church. Cost is $2... Read more
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