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Giving Tuesday

By |November 22nd, 2021|

The season of giving is here and we’re asking for your help. HESSCO’s programs and services are helping older adults live with independence and dignity. On November 30th, can we count on your support to help further our mission? Please visit: https://www.give65.org/HESSCO2021   to learn about our Meals on Wheels program and the difference it makes for older adults in our community. Then, plan to make your gift on November 30th and have the chance for it to be matched by Home Instead Charities.  We appreciate your support!

#HICharitiesUS.

 

Age Well with HESSCO Drive-Thru Event

By |September 14th, 2021|

The Age Well with HESSCO Drive-Thru Event is September 23, Get more information and register on our site page  https://hessco.org/age-well-day-2021/

Age Well Flyer 2021

GIVE65 is 3 weeks away

By |June 23rd, 2021|

It’s been a difficult year for older adults in our community, but we know how resilient they are! Even with restrictions and closures, HESSCO continued to serve our consumers in a safe way to keep them connected during an isolating time. We’re asking for your support during the annual Give65 Event to continue providing Meals on Wheels to all seniors in need, along with special food products, such as fresh seasonal fruit and vegetable boxes, added shelf stable meals for emergencies, additional frozen meals and holiday meals.

Save the date, on July 13-16 consider making a gift to HESSCO at https://www.give65.org/HESSCO2021

We appreciate your support!

Funds Available to Expand Transportation and Mental Health Services in Foxboro

By |March 29th, 2021|

Through the Determination of Need process with the Department of Public Health, funds are available from Brigham and Women’s Hospital to expand transportation and mental health services in Foxboro. Click Here to review the details for the Letter of Intent due April 7, 2021.

10th Annual Mick Morgan’s Virtual Race for HESSCO

By |February 18th, 2021|

Join us on March 13th – March 17th  

for the 10th Annual Mick Morgan’s

Virtual Race for HESSCO

Calling all walkers, runners and cyclists of all ages. Choose your distance and location. Free race T-shirts given to the first 250 people to register.

Register today at www.mm5k4hessco.racewire.com

All proceeds from this race will directly support HESSCO to continue our mission of supporting older adults to remain independent in their homes for as long as possible.

The 2020 Subaru Share the Love Event ends today

By |January 4th, 2021|

Today is the last day to help older adults in Norfolk County in need! When you purchase or lease a new #Subaru during The 2020 Subaru Share the Love Event! Head to your local retailer today and select #MealsOnWheels as your charity of choice to receive a $250 donation! What better way to start the new year!

Thank you to our Subaru retailers

The 2020 Subaru Share the Love Event

By |December 16th, 2020|

This holiday season you can ensure that older adults in South Norfolk County are remembered! If you are in the market for a new vehicle, consider purchasing or leasing a new Subaru, and remember to select Meals on Wheels as your charity of choice.  The 2020 Subaru Share the Love Event runs through January 4, 2021. For every new Subaru vehicle that is purchased or leased, Subaru will donate $250 to the customer’s choice of participating charities. Meals on Wheels is one of four national participating charities. We are thankful to Subaru and its retailers for supporting Meals on Wheels!

#GivingTuesday

By |November 24th, 2020|

On December, 1st, HESSCO will be participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to gratitude and giving. #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, following the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday. This kicks off the holiday giving season and inspires people to give back in impactful ways to nonprofits and causes they support. We’re partnering with GIVE65, a program of the Home Instead Foundation, and are hoping to receive matching grants for our Meals on Wheels program. We have a chance to receive up to $5,000 in matching grants which are given on a first-donated, first-matched basis.

We’re kindly asking you to visit www.give65.org/HESSCOGivingTuesday  on December 1st. We encourage you to give as early on December 1st as possible (event starts at 1:00 a.m.) to have a chance to receive matching funds. With your support and our partnership with GIVE65, we have the opportunity to make an even greater impact in the lives of older adults and their families right here in South Norfolk County.

Thank you for your support!

Youtube Video – Protect Yourself Against Fraud

By |October 29th, 2020|

View the new ACL Video:

Protecting Yourself Against Fraud

ACL’s Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) Program works to empower and assist Medicare beneficiaries, families, and caregivers to prevent, detect, and report healthcare fraud, errors, and abuse. Watch this short video to learn more and help others:

https://youtu.be/LlqtkiyAoxs

Age Well with HESSCO Event

By |September 21st, 2020|

One week until HESSCO’s 16th Annual Age Well with HESSCO virtual event!

Join us on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 from 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Older Adults and anyone interested in learning more about Aging Well are encouraged to attend this virtual event. Age Well will feature two guest speakers and free giveaways. Positive psychology speaker Pam Garramone will speak about resilience and Norwood Senior Center Executive Director, Kerri McCarthy will speak about staying connected with your senior center. This event is free thanks to our generous sponsor Dedham Savings. Registration for this virtual event using Zoom is required. Register today at https://hesscoagewell.eventbrite.com