Celebrate Spring!


SeniorCare Annual Breakfast Fundraiser for Meals on Wheels Former Valentine’s Day Event becomes a Spring Celebration! SeniorCare Inc. will hold its annual Fundraiser Breakfast at The Gloucester House, located 63 Rogers Street in downtown Gloucester…

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I Have a Dream


This weekend, we remember and celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.  I recently read the full text of Dr. King’s memorable “I Have a Dream” speech, which he gave in August 1953 in…

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Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)


I write this column on Tuesday and Wednesday of each week. As I am writing this edition, we’re just ending a long, bitter cold-spell and we’re looking at a significant snow storm. The grocery stores…

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Older Adults with Developmental Disabilities


According to the Family Caregiver Alliance (www.caregiver.org), there are an estimated 641,000 adults aged 60+ with cognitive and other disabilities (e.g., cerebral palsy, autism, epilepsy, traumatic brain injury). This number is projected to double to…

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Winter Preparedness


Is it my imagination or did we move straight from summer into winter this year?  A couple of weeks ago, I was running around in a light sweater and now I’m using my heavy winter…

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How Home Automation Gives Seniors Independence


Seniors often face the unwanted decision of either remaining in their homes, at risk of injury and isolation, or moving into assisted living facilities and thereby forfeiting their independence. However, because of today’s modern technology,…

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#GivingTuesday 2017


For #GivingTuesday, please consider supporting SeniorCare’s mission of helping our elders remain in their homes and in their community. Your donation today could provide an elder’s lunch or dinner, help an elder manage their medications…

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Phone Scams on the North Shore


SeniorCare has received many reports of suspicious phone calls being made on the North Shore to elder members of the community. This is a situation that has been ongoing for several months. The caller identifies…

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Volunteers are Lifesavers!


RSVP Volunteers of the North Shore and SeniorCare held their annual volunteer recognition luncheon at Danversport Yacht Club on November 1st.  A Business Showcase was once again part of the festivities along with a Photo…

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Thank You Lobsta Land!


SeniorCare’s annual Fundraiser Breakfast at Lobsta Land Restaurant was a huge success!  Thank you to Corey Grammas and his wonderful staff and to everyone from the community who joined us last month!

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