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Worcester County Sheriff's Office - Annual Coat Drive

Worcester County Sheriff’s Office – 2018 Annual Coat Drive

OVER 3,500 new & lightly used winter coats were collected for the 2018 Worcester County Sheriff’s Annual Winter Coat Drive! Wednesday, 12/5/18 was the first of our deliveries. The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office Community Outreach Team & Reserve Deputies made stops at Gardner CAC, The Spanish American Center, Inc., Our

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SHINE

News from SHINE January 2019

CAN I STILL CHANGE MY MEDICARE COVERAGE? The 2018 Medicare Open Enrollment period ended on December 7, but beneficiaries may still be allowed to change plans. New Medicare Advantage Plan Open Enrollment Period Beginning in 2019 Medicare will have a NEW Medicare Advantage Plan Open Enrollment period.  This new period

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Social Security Resource Center

Social Security Resource Center

Introducing the new AARP Social Security Resource Center Get the answers that are right for you Everyone has questions. Now there’s an easier way to find the information and answers you need for making decisions about your Social Security retirement benefits. The new AARP Social Security Resource Center provides clear,

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ElderCare 2018 Awards

ElderCare 2018 Awards

This past year, the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office & Central Massachusetts Agency on Aging held the 20th Anniversary ElderCare 2018  event. The funds raised during this event have allowed us to award the funds in 13 Mini Grants helping those in our community. Programs submitted included: Fitness programs for people with dementia Healthy Eating/Cooking

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Alzheimer's Holiday Tips

5 Best Alzheimer’s Holiday Tips for an Enjoyable Season

Article & Images by DailyCare.com  |  Posted  11/20/18 Help seniors with dementia enjoy the holidays more Many older adults with Alzheimer’s or dementia enjoy and want to be included in holiday festivities. But this time of year can also be overwhelming. The added activities and stress could cause increased agitation and confusion, unpredictable behavior,

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