Calendar

Aug
22
Wed
SHINE Counselor @ SeniorCare Inc.
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

SHINE CounselingSeniorCare hosts free SHINE counseling sessions for Medicare members and prospective members. SHINE Counselors offer free, unbiased information about the many choices to be made when enrolling or re-enrolling in Medicare. Anyone interested in reserving a 45-minute session should contact 978-281-1750 (TTY 978-282-1836). All counseling sessions are held at SeniorCare’s offices at 49 Blackburn Center in Gloucester, MA.

SHINE, Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone, provides free health insurance information, counseling, and assistance to Massachusetts residents with Medicare and their caregivers. SHINE is administered by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs in coordination with local agencies.

Aug
23
Thu
Rose Baker Summertime BBQ @ Stage Fort Park
Aug 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sep
5
Wed
SHINE Counselor @ SeniorCare Inc.
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

SHINE CounselingSeniorCare hosts free SHINE counseling sessions for Medicare members and prospective members. SHINE Counselors offer free, unbiased information about the many choices to be made when enrolling or re-enrolling in Medicare. Anyone interested in reserving a 45-minute session should contact 978-281-1750 (TTY 978-282-1836). All counseling sessions are held at SeniorCare’s offices at 49 Blackburn Center in Gloucester, MA.

SHINE, Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone, provides free health insurance information, counseling, and assistance to Massachusetts residents with Medicare and their caregivers. SHINE is administered by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs in coordination with local agencies.

Sep
7
Fri
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group @ Beverly Council on Aging & Senior Center
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sep
10
Mon
Ipswich Memory Cafe @ Ipswich Public Library
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Ipswich Memory Cafe is a friendly, relaxed gathering space for those living with memory changes and their care partners. Join us for coffee, conversation, and simple activities in a safe and supportive environment. To RSVP, please contract Beth Wright at the Ipswich Council on Aging at 978.356.6650 or email bethw@ipswich-ma.gov.

 

(This is not a program of SeniorCare Inc. It has been posted on the website in order to help promote the event.)

A Matter of Balance 8-week workshop @ SeniorCare Inc.
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Balance is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.

Learn to:

  • View falls as controllable
  • Set goals for increasing activity
  • Make changes to reduce the risk of falling
  • Exercise to increase strength and balance

Who should attend?

  • Anyone concerned about falls
  • Anyone who has fallen in the past
  • Anyone who has restricted activities because of falling
  • Anyone interested in improving balance, flexibility and strength

For more information or to register, call Beverly Flanagan at SeniorCare Inc. at 978-281-1750

Sep
12
Wed
Caregiver Support Group @ Temple Ahavat Achim
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Sep
15
Sat
Memory Cafe @ Rest-Stop-Ranch (Topsfield)
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

For people with memory-loss, with their care-partners. Enjoy fellowship at least once-a-month in Topsfield; April-October meet in our therapeutic garden. Memory Café in the Garden. SM is offered Select Saturday mornings, once or twice a month. Enjoy Picnics (carry-in, carry-out), Flowers, Birds, Fish, Drums & Dance, Networking. Meet in the Caretaker’s Cottage on rainy days. November – March, meet at Topsfield Trinity Church.Memory Café at River Road offers once-a-month (1st or 3rd Saturday mornings) socializing, networking, and an inclusive interactive program (124 River Rd. Topsfield, MA, 01983). Funded partly by MA DDS.

Sep
17
Mon
A Matter of Balance 8-week workshop @ SeniorCare Inc.
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Balance is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.

Learn to:

  • View falls as controllable
  • Set goals for increasing activity
  • Make changes to reduce the risk of falling
  • Exercise to increase strength and balance

Who should attend?

  • Anyone concerned about falls
  • Anyone who has fallen in the past
  • Anyone who has restricted activities because of falling
  • Anyone interested in improving balance, flexibility and strength

For more information or to register, call Beverly Flanagan at SeniorCare Inc. at 978-281-1750

Sep
19
Wed
SHINE Counselor @ SeniorCare Inc.
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

SHINE CounselingSeniorCare hosts free SHINE counseling sessions for Medicare members and prospective members. SHINE Counselors offer free, unbiased information about the many choices to be made when enrolling or re-enrolling in Medicare. Anyone interested in reserving a 45-minute session should contact 978-281-1750 (TTY 978-282-1836). All counseling sessions are held at SeniorCare’s offices at 49 Blackburn Center in Gloucester, MA.

SHINE, Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone, provides free health insurance information, counseling, and assistance to Massachusetts residents with Medicare and their caregivers. SHINE is administered by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs in coordination with local agencies.