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Is diabetes part of your life? Learn effective techniques to manage your diabetes. This evidence based program is starting next week at Canton Council on Aging. ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy First Day of Spring! Our Dedham Meals on Wheels consumers are being treated to these cheerful goody bags today thanks to our friends at the Dedham Junior Women's Club. How nice! ... See MoreSee Less

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Due to the impact of the storm and poor driving conditions on side roads, the HESSCO Nutrition Program will be closed again today, Wednesday, March 14th. Consumers will be instructed to use one of the shelf stable emergency meals that has already been provided to them in place of their regularly scheduled meal delivery. Please call HESSCO at 781-784-4944 with any questions or food or safety concerns. Our apologies for any inconvenience. ... See MoreSee Less

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Due to the impending storm, the HESSCO Nutrition Program will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, March 13th. Consumers will be instructed to use one of the shelf stable emergency meals that has already been provided to them in place of their regularly scheduled meal delivery. Please call HESSCO at 781-784-4944 with any questions or food or safety concerns. Our apologies for any inconvenience. ... See MoreSee Less

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Worthwhile upcoming program in Canton. ... See MoreSee Less

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There's still time to register on line ... See MoreSee Less

On line registration closes Wednesday at midnight. www.mm5k4hessco.racewire.com

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If you've been thinking about registering for this year's MM5K4hessco - today's the day to do it. Save $5 on your registration fee if you register by midnight tonight. ... See MoreSee Less

We're so excited it is finally March! MM5K4HESSCO is just 10 days away - Register by midnight tonight and Save $5 off your registration! Use Coupon Code itsmarch Or use this link: racewire....

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The Millis Crafty Ladies sending love to Our Home delivered meals consumers <3 ... See MoreSee Less

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1202, 2018

10 Things To Know About New Medicare Cards

Medicare is mailing new Medicare cards starting in April 2018. Here are 10 things to know about your new Medicare card:  12018-10-Things-To-Know-About-New-Medicare-Card

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801, 2018

Fight Fraud:  Guard Your Medicare Card

 If you have Medicare, you can protect your identity and help prevent health care fraud by guarding your Medicare card like you would a credit card.

 

Identity theft from stolen Medicare Numbers is becoming more common. […]

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1412, 2017

Eldercare Q&A – January, 2018 Closing the Food Stamp “SNAP Gap”

Eldercare Q&A                       January, 2018  

Closing the Food Stamp “SNAP Gap”

Q: Are a lot of eligible elders not getting food stamps?

A. Yes. More than 40% of low-income elders eligible for the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance […]

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2510, 2017

Caregiver Tips For The Holidays

The holidays are often filled with opportunities for togetherness, sharing, laughter and memories. But they can also bring stress, disappointment and sadness. A person living with Alzheimer’s may feel a special sense of loss during […]

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2410, 2017

Eldercare Q&A – All About Medicare Open Enrollment

All About Medicare Open Enrollment

Q: What happens during  Medicare Open Enrollment?

A: Medicare holds an Open Enrollment period every Fall. This year it began on October 15th, and ends on December 7th. This is when all […]

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1610, 2017

Open Enrollment is Here!

pen Enrollment is here! Now through Dec. 7th. The process can be overwhelming, but SHINE can help.

Hear from Tracey Stewart – she appreciated the impartial Medicare counseling offered in a place she felt safe going […]

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