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#GIVE65 is next week!
Please consider making a donation on July 13th or 14th. Scheduled donations made on these dates have the greatest chance of being matched by the Home Instead Senior Care Foundation. HESSCO is raising funds for the Holiday Meals program to provide holiday meals to homebound seniors. ... See MoreSee Less
1 week ago
The #GIVE65 Event is on July 15 - 17!
Please consider gifting on July 13th or 14th as scheduled gifts have the greatest chance of being matched by the Home Instead Senior Care Foundation. HESSCO is raising funds for the Holiday Meals program in anticipation of increased requests. Since COVID-19, HESSCO has experienced a 75% growth in our Meals on Wheels Program. With your support, we can provide special holiday meals to older adults and bring needed cheer during the holiday season! ... See MoreSee Less
2 weeks ago
If you missed our Zoom Virtual Program called HESSCO Services: What has Changed and What has Stayed the Same, visit our YouTube Channel to view the recording: www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ny6JPq6hHkQ ... See MoreSee Less
Today, June 20th is the summer solstice, the Longest Day with the most light. People across the world will participate in activities to support and remember those with Alzheimer's.
Together, we will fight the darkness of Alzheimer's. ... See MoreSee Less
Save the Date!
We are four weeks away from the fifth-annual GIVE65
Event - a program of the Home Instead Senior Care Foundation. This event officially kicks off July 15th and runs through July 17th. We are raising funds for our Holiday Meals Program. With your support, we hope to receive matching funds that are available! ... See MoreSee Less
Today, June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Elder abuse is a global issue and comes in many forms: physical, emotional, financial and neglect. Through community outreach and education, this issue can be prevented. Older adults deserve the same dignity and respect as people of all ages. ... See MoreSee Less
Join the HESSCO Management Team Virtual learning Zoom Call on June 23rd! Hear about our services during the pandemic and future plans. Please RSVP to Sheryl at Sleary@hessco.org ... See MoreSee Less
Join this Virtual Cafe Pride event hosted by ETHOS and the LGBT Elders of Color! To Register go to:
zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIode6opz4oGtCscr7_pNbPiUq2Qxd9wCZT ... See MoreSee Less
Great information and resources being shared by the Walpole COA. For log-in instructions, please call 508 668 3330. ... See MoreSee Less
This Memorial Day, let us remember and honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice. ... See MoreSee Less
Thank you to the Stop & Shop - Plainville for donating beautiful Carnations for our Meals on Wheels consumers in Plainville. These colorful flowers delivered by volunteers, Leslie, Jack and others, brought smiles to many faces! ... See MoreSee Less
HESSCO Elder Services is sharing a COVID-19 Update.
2 months ago
Answer the call and stop the spread of COVID-19! Verify the MA COVID Team is calling, look for calls with area code 833 or 857 & your phone will say the call is from “MA COVID Team”. Help stop the spread of the virus. Learn more at mass.gov/matracingteam ... See MoreSee Less
Thank you for your generosity during GivingTuesdayNow!
You donations really make a difference during this difficult time and allow HESSCO to continue to support older adults. ... See MoreSee Less
Today is #GivingTuesdayNow!
Now more than ever, HESSCO has responded to the urgent need for meals for Seniors in our community. Please donate to HESSCO today to assist us in supporting older adults during this pandemic. View our recent YouTube video of the Meals on Wheels program in action during COVID-19. Please help us to make a difference! To donate visit www.hessco.org
Thank you for your support! ... See MoreSee Less
Please support HESSCO tomorrow, May 5th for #GivingTuesdayNow. This special online fundraising event supports nonprofit organizations, such as HESSCO who have responded to the unprecedented needs caused by COVID-19.
Your support will allow HESSCO to continue to meet our increased meal requests from our community and offset the significant unanticipated expense. Donations can be made at www.hessco.org.
Thank you in advance for your support! ... See MoreSee Less
May Is Older Americans Month.
HESSCO appreciates the countless contributions that older adults make in our communities. Your time, experience, and talents benefit families and makes a real difference in the lives of individuals every day. This year’s theme highlights the difference everyone can make in the lives of older adults, in support of caregivers, and to strengthen communities.
Thank you for your many contributions! ... See MoreSee Less
Please save the Date! On Tuesday, May 5th HESSCO will be participating in Giving Tuesday Now. This day of giving will support organizations, such as HESSCO who have responded to the unprecedented needs caused by COVID-19.
Our Meals on Wheels program continues to deliver hot, nutritious meals daily. We have recently experienced a 66% increase in home delivered meal requests. HESSCO is supplying additional frozen and shelf-stable meals for our consumers. The unanticipated expense of masks, gloves and hand sanitizers needed daily for our volunteers is significant. Please consider making a donation to HESSCO on Giving Tuesday, May 5, 2020. ... See MoreSee Less