Gratitude and Valentine’s Day


It’s hard not to think about hearts when you think about Valentine’s Day; they’re on everything from cards to candy. While hearts are often a symbol of love, hearts also bring to mind gratitude. Gratitude…

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Cuts to Adult Foster Care begin in 28 days


The countdown to cuts is on. On March 1, the Baker Administration will begin cutting as much as $5.6 million from the Adult Foster Care program. The cuts will continue through the last four months…

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SeniorCare Winter 2017 Newsletter Now Online


SeniorCare’s Winter 2017 Newsletter focuses on the Meals on Wheels program and its impact on the community.

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SeniorCare & AARP Provide Free Tax Preparation


SeniorCare Inc.’s RSVP Volunteers of the North Shore are proud to partner with AARP and coordinate the AARP Tax-Aide Program, a vital service for elders, enabling them much needed assistance with their taxes. It is…

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43rd Annual Meals on Wheels Valentine’s Day Breakfast (2017)


   SeniorCare Inc. will hold its annual Valentine’s Day Breakfast Fundraiser Breakfast at The Gloucester House, located 63 Rogers Street in downtown Gloucester on Friday, March 10, 2017, from 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.  Tickets…

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Loneliness and Social Isolation


The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) launched a national campaign, in collaboration with ARRP, last November to spread the word about the growing problem of social isolation and loneliness among older Americans….

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PBS to Air “ALZHEIMER’S: EVERY MINUTE COUNTS”


PBS to Air “ALZHEIMER’S: EVERY MINUTE COUNTS” Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at 10pm ET “I’m shocked that people are not panicked about what this disease is going to do to the country or to their families.”…

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Civil Rights & the Older Americans Act


Martin Luther King Jr. day is upon us which makes me think of civil rights. Dr. King led the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950’s and 60’s that led to the Civil Rights Act being…

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Keep Glaucoma Symptoms at Bay


I went skiing this past weekend with a friend of mine, Terry Giove, who volunteers her time to teach people with disabilities how to ski. For 29 years she has volunteered with New England Disabled…

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SeniorCare Offering Caregiver Respite


SeniorCare Inc. has received funding to provide respite services to low-moderate income, with a concentrated effort to reach the underserved such as the LGBTQ Community. In addition, specialist staff will support family caregivers in problem…

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