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The Journal-Standard
NICAA Golden Meals to host Medicare talk Oct. 19will host a talk on Medicare and Medicare fraud from 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 19.
The Journal-Standard / Posted 18 hours ago
will host a talk on Medicare and Medicare fraud from 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 19. Jeff Barnes of the Northwest Illinois Area Agency on Aging give the talk and also will cover the different parts of Medicare and open enrollment, which will run through... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Fraud Alert: Steer clear of flood cars after hurricaneswww.ncdoj.gov or toll-free 1-877-5-NO-SCAM (877-566-7226) or call Jane Jones fo
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
www.ncdoj.gov or toll-free 1-877-5-NO-SCAM (877-566-7226) or call Jane Jones for assistance. Jones is director of the Area Agency on Aging with Cape Fear Council of Governments, which assists consumers, families, and professionals in numerous ways.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Senior Tar Heel Legislature conveneswith the Issues Committees meeting to reconsider priorities for 2018. Attendees
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
with the Issues Committees meeting to reconsider priorities for 2018. Attendees included Senior Tar Heel Legislators, Area Agency on Aging staff, and guests. Day Two started with Van Braxton, deputy commissioner of the Senior Health Insurance... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Montgomery County voters face $55M human services levyAlcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) board, Public Healt
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) board, Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County and the Area Agency on Aging. Montgomery County commissioners called for no additional funding this year, keeping the eight-year renewal... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Elders, the law and lifewere told. Led by Judy Martin, Garfield County senior programs manager, and Er
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
were told. Led by Judy Martin, Garfield County senior programs manager, and Erin Fisher, director of the Alpine Area Agency on Aging, the standing-room-only audience spilled into the hallway. It was as much a commiserating session as it was... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Elders, the law and lifewere told. Led by Judy Martin, Garfield County senior programs manager, and Er
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
were told. Led by Judy Martin, Garfield County senior programs manager, and Erin Fisher, director of the Alpine Area Agency on Aging, the standing-room-only audience spilled into the hallway. It was as much a commiserating session as it was... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Medicare Open Enrollment Happening Now!receive future copies of the magazine, contact Brenda Hancock at 812-888-5146 o
Greene County Daily World / Posted 3 days ago
receive future copies of the magazine, contact Brenda Hancock at 812-888-5146 or bhancock@vinu.edu. Generations, Area 13 Agency on Aging & Disability, is a program of Vincennes University’s Community Services Division. Our agency connects... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Free West Florida caregivers' seminar scheduledin Pensacola. The guest speaker will be Maryann Makekau, author of “When Your G
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
in Pensacola. The guest speaker will be Maryann Makekau, author of “When Your Grandma Forgets.” The Northwest Florida Area Agency on Aging Inc. Aging and Disability Resource Center in partnership with the American Association of Retired Persons... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Community Brief: Caregiver Symposium set for Nov. 8Brookdale Senior Living, Angels Care Home Health and Area Agency on Aging NACOG
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Brookdale Senior Living, Angels Care Home Health and Area Agency on Aging NACOG’s Family Caregiver Support Program have teamed up to provide the first Flagstaff Caregiver Symposium on Nov. 8, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. This free four-hour event will provide... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
First 60 qualified callers to get free home repairs to stay warm this wintermembers have come together to “Heat the Town”. People in need should call the
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
members have come together to “Heat the Town”. People in need should call the South Plains Association of Governments Area Agency on Aging (SPAG-AAA) at 806-762-8721 or 806-687-0940. They will only take the first 60 qualified callers. To qualify,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Local seniors improve their diets, learn about nutrition through Healthy Food Connectregion with signage, refrigeration and shelving designed to prioritize fruits a
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
region with signage, refrigeration and shelving designed to prioritize fruits and vegetables in client shopping. The Area Agency on Aging 1-B earned a grant to fund MI Senior FEAST (Friends Eating And Socializing Together), which provides group... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Gray Matters: Community building grows in Arcataemcee at the event. In the spirit of building bridges to make the community st
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
emcee at the event. In the spirit of building bridges to make the community stronger, contact vcor@a1aa.org or call 707-630-5081 to get involved. Maureen McGarry is the project director for RSVP/VCOR, a program of the Area 1 Agenc... Read more
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Lifehacker
How to Choose the Best Nursing Facility for Your Aging Parentnot be in the know about the facilities in your town. Haverstick says, “In ever
Lifehacker / Posted 8 days ago
not be in the know about the facilities in your town. Haverstick says, “In every part of the U.S., there will be an Area Agency on Aging, more commonly known as ‘offices on aging.’ In urban states there can be five or six, and in more rural... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Elder Services wants control of senior programsmeals and other assistance in the Community Care for the Elderly program. Offi
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
meals and other assistance in the Community Care for the Elderly program. Officials from the Northwest Florida Area Agency on Aging, in Pensacola, and the Walton Okaloosa Council on Aging recently said that it’s not at all unusual for... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Elder Services wants control of senior programsmeals and other assistance in the Community Care for the Elderly program. Offi
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
meals and other assistance in the Community Care for the Elderly program. Officials from the Northwest Florida Area Agency on Aging, in Pensacola, and the Walton Okaloosa Council on Aging recently said that it’s not at all unusual for... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Oakland County community calendarthe Diamond Center of the Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Ave.
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
the Diamond Center of the Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Ave., Novi. Admission and parking are free. Area Agency on Aging 1-B (AAA 1-B) is a nonprofit that serves seniors and people with disabilities in Southeast Michigan,... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyIt is for those 60 years of age or older and their family members to learn abou
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 11 days ago
It is for those 60 years of age or older and their family members to learn about all the programs offered through the Area Agency on Aging, along with how the agency advocates to keep older people living healthy for years to come and assist with... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Garland Street Studio artists share various worksStudio group — along with local artist Barbara J. Pulliam — is showing artwork
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 11 days ago
Studio group — along with local artist Barbara J. Pulliam — is showing artwork through January on both floors of the Area 1 Agency on Aging, 434 Seventh St. in Eureka. An Arts Alive! reception will be held Saturday from 6 to 9 p.m. Refreshments... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Area Agency on Aging to host 26th Annual REACH Conference Educating 500 Individuals who Work with Seniors - Longview TX October 7: Approximately 500 administrators practitioners c aregivers and those who work with the senior population wi...with older adults, their caregivers, or their families," says Bettye Mitchell,
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
with older adults, their caregivers, or their families," says Bettye Mitchell, Director of Aging Programs for the Area Agency on Aging. Special speakers include: Deborah Moore, Director of the Harris County Area Agency on Aging and Care... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Families still fight for Alzheimer’s cure | October 5, 2017walk, including National Presenting Sponsor Edward Jones, Mannor Law Group, PLL
Grand Blanc View / Posted 12 days ago
walk, including National Presenting Sponsor Edward Jones, Mannor Law Group, PLLC, Brookdale — Grand Blanc, the Valley Area Agency on Aging, The Oaks at Woodfield, Alternative Elderly Care — Davison, Caretel Inns of Linden, and MediLodge of Grand... Read more
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The Burton View
Help for seniors | October 5, 2017for more information on this transportation option. For more details on the eve
The Burton View / Posted 12 days ago
for more information on this transportation option. For more details on the event, contact Pam Moore at the Valley Area Agency on Aging (810) 239-7671. This series of events is made possible with funding from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation.... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Senior meal site to close in rural areaA senior meal site in Donnellson, Iowa is closing its doors at the end of the m
WGEM Quincy / Posted 12 days ago
A senior meal site in Donnellson, Iowa is closing its doors at the end of the month. The Milestones Area Agency on Aging in Iowa has been providing services for 43 years at the United Methodist Church on University Street. The meal site provides... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyIt is for those 60 years of age or older and their family members to learn abou
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 12 days ago
It is for those 60 years of age or older and their family members to learn about all the programs offered through the Area Agency on Aging, along with how the agency advocates to keep older people living healthy for years to come and assist with... Read more
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TribLIVE
Murrysville Meals on Wheels celebrates 45 years of volunteeringabout Meals on Wheels, and she's done so much for us," Staab said. Michele Whi
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
about Meals on Wheels, and she's done so much for us," Staab said. Michele Whiting, of the Westmoreland County's Area Agency on Aging, noted that because a lack of proper nutrition is one the top factors in seniors entering nursing homes and... Read more
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The St. Helena Star
Senior Corner: Wonderful events for seniors planned for OctoberI’ve been in contact with Laura Furman, StopFalls Seniors Coordinator, with Are
The St. Helena Star / Posted 13 days ago
I’ve been in contact with Laura Furman, StopFalls Seniors Coordinator, with Area Agency on Aging, who added that there are plans for many activities and messages on the importance of balance as we get older. Laura was excited to hear from Family Drug... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyIt is for those 60 years of age or older and their family members to learn abou
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 13 days ago
It is for those 60 years of age or older and their family members to learn about all the programs offered through the Area Agency on Aging, along with how the agency advocates to keep older people living healthy for years to come and assist with... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Informational meeting is Wednesday on Mahoning County's senior levy and servicesPOLAND — Joseph Rossi, chief executive officer of the Area Agency on Aging 11 I
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
POLAND — Joseph Rossi, chief executive officer of the Area Agency on Aging 11 Inc., will present information at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the township government center about the county’s senior levy and the services that levy funding provides. The levy... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Community falls management class set for Oct. 12become afraid of a favorite activity due to a fear of falling? If so, there is
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
become afraid of a favorite activity due to a fear of falling? If so, there is a program offered locally through the Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) that is specifically designed to help with these and other similar concerns. The program,... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyIt is for those 60 years of age or older and their family members to learn abou
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 14 days ago
It is for those 60 years of age or older and their family members to learn about all the programs offered through the Area Agency on Aging, along with how the agency advocates to keep older people living healthy for years to come and assist with... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Dauphin County to offer free Medicare open enrollment counseling sessionsbest fit their needs, Dauphin County Commissioners Jeff Haste, Mike Pries and G
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 14 days ago
best fit their needs, Dauphin County Commissioners Jeff Haste, Mike Pries and George P. Hartwick III and the county’s Area Agency on Aging will host free Medicare open enrollment counseling sessions at several locations across the county from now... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County Commissionerseffective Sept. 26. Compensation is $65 an hour, billed monthly. • Approved an
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
effective Sept. 26. Compensation is $65 an hour, billed monthly. • Approved an agreement between Carbon County Area Agency on Aging and Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging for an aging and disability resource center to partner together to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Carbon County sets health plan enrollment sessionsArticle Tools Carbon County Area Agency on Aging will hold Medicare annual enr
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
Article Tools Carbon County Area Agency on Aging will hold Medicare annual enrollment sessions carried out by the Apprise program at the following sites between Oct. 15 and Dec. 7: ■ Tuesdays at the Weatherly Senior Center, 335 Third St.,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
City of Charleston launches project to bring awareness to elder abuseamong the City of Charleston Mayor's Office on Aging, Office of the City Prosec
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
among the City of Charleston Mayor's Office on Aging, Office of the City Prosecutor, the Charleston Police Department, My Sister's House, Trident Area Agency on Aging and the MUSC College of Nursing. Copyright 2017 WCSC. All righ... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Oakland County community calendaris 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 14 in the Diamond Center of the Suburban Collection Showp
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
is 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 14 in the Diamond Center of the Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Ave., Novi. Area Agency on Aging 1-B (AAA 1-B), www.aaa1b.org/caregiver-resources/caregiver-fairs. � National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Leaders needed for disease self-management programsThe Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) is looking for community leaders to
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) is looking for community leaders to assist with facilitating its Chronic Disease and Diabetes Self-Management Classes. Community, or lay, leaders will continue to support the classes in their individual... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Gaming funds sought to build training facility in Carbon Co.agreement with JCS Health Care Services Inc. of Slatington to provide personal
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
agreement with JCS Health Care Services Inc. of Slatington to provide personal care and home support services for the Area Agency on Aging at a cost of $18.69 an hour. ■ Approved a memorandum of understanding between the county Area Agency on... Read more
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WestportNow
Help Available for Medicare Open Enrollmenthelp residents navigate their Medicare options, volunteer counselors trained th
WestportNow / Posted 18 days ago
help residents navigate their Medicare options, volunteer counselors trained through the Southwestern Connecticut Agency on Aging will be available by appointment only, she added. Daignault said anyone interested can scheduled an... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Big Smitty to Headline 5th Annual Grapes & Grog to Benefit Meals on Wheels - October 14thTickets are currently available for the the Area Agency on Aging’s 5th Annual G
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 18 days ago
Tickets are currently available for the the Area Agency on Aging’s 5th Annual Grapes & Grog fundraiser to benefit the Meals on Wheels program for seniors in Jasper, Newton, Barton and McDonald counties. The event, which will include live music with... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Strike out against flu: Flu clinics coming to a fire station near youCHENANGO COUNTY � The Chenango County Health Department and the Chenango County
The Evening Sun / Posted 18 days ago
CHENANGO COUNTY � The Chenango County Health Department and the Chenango County Area Agency on Aging are co-sponsoring flu clinics at various fire stations throughout the county through the month of October. The clinics are for people aged three and... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
McLaren Flint to host annual “Community Resource Day” Oct. 5 | September 28, 2017United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC
Grand Blanc View / Posted 19 days ago
United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC (Genesee County Churches), Valley Area Agency on Aging, Genesee County Commission on Aging, HIV/Wellness, Genesee Health System, Advance Care Planning, Patriot... Read more
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The Davison Index
McLaren Flint to host annual “Community Resource Day” | September 28, 2017United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC
The Davison Index / Posted 19 days ago
United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC (Genesee County Churches), Valley Area Agency on Aging, Genesee County Commission on Aging, HIV/Wellness, Genesee Health System, Advance Care Planning, Patriot... Read more
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Flint Township View
McLaren Flint to host annual “Community Resource Day” | September 28, 2017United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC
Flint Township View / Posted 19 days ago
United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC (Genesee County Churches), Valley Area Agency on Aging, Genesee County Commission on Aging, HIV/Wellness, Genesee Health System, Advance Care Planning, Patriot... Read more
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The Burton View
I-69 Thumb Region selects winner of the Catapult Business Plan Competition | September 28, 2017United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC
The Burton View / Posted 19 days ago
United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC (Genesee County Churches), Valley Area Agency on Aging, Genesee County Commission on Aging, HIV/Wellness, Genesee Health System, Advance Care Planning, Patriot... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
McLaren Flint to host annual “Community Resource Day” | September 28, 2017United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC
Swartz Creek View / Posted 19 days ago
United Way, McLaren Homecare Group, Disability Network, GST MI Works, Love INC (Genesee County Churches), Valley Area Agency on Aging, Genesee County Commission on Aging, HIV/Wellness, Genesee Health System, Advance Care Planning, Patriot... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Space for seniors: Cappella of Grand Junction to bring 
new assisted living, memory supportneed for facilities like this in Mesa County has been growing of late and Dave
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
need for facilities like this in Mesa County has been growing of late and Dave Norman, regional representative for the Area Agency on Aging, noted this is the first such site to open in Grand Junction in a few years. Norman noted there are 31,000... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Cooperative agreement to benefit seniorsAt the Sept. 5 county meeting, Lisa Bretz, executive director for the Area Agen
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 19 days ago
At the Sept. 5 county meeting, Lisa Bretz, executive director for the Area Agency on Aging for North Florida, told commissioners AAANF has formed a cooperative agreement with two other organizations to streamline provision of services to county... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
M4A facilitates Dementia Friendly training for law enforcementlaw enforcement will be better prepared to respond to residents with dementia t
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
law enforcement will be better prepared to respond to residents with dementia thanks to help from the Middle Alabama Area Agency on Aging. M4A representatives recognized Sheriff John Samaniego at the Monday, Sept. 25, meeting of the Shelby County... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Beacon of HOPE Wellness Committee: Due to Irma, series of classes on balance rescheduledMonday, Oct. 9, and every Monday for 8 weeks, from 1-3 p.m. There is no charge.
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 19 days ago
Monday, Oct. 9, and every Monday for 8 weeks, from 1-3 p.m. There is no charge. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging for SW Florida and is designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. Pre-registration is required.... Read more
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Vail Daily
Get educated about Alzheimer’s at Beaver Creek’s Vilar Center Monday, Oct. 2Eagle Valley Senior Life, along with supporters including Eagle County Public H
Vail Daily / Posted 21 days ago
Eagle Valley Senior Life, along with supporters including Eagle County Public Health, Oligomerix Inc., Alpine Area Agency on Aging, Vail Public Library, Castle Peak and TV8 have put this event together. In order to better help those... Read more
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