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Author: Tracy Arabian

Grab & Go Lunch Program

Apr 9, 2020 SeniorCare is providing take out lunches to the following Councils on Aging. Seniors (age 60+) drive to the senior center’s parking lot and pick up a lunch. Seniors must call 24-hours in advance or sooner to reserve a meal. Delivery time is 11:00-11:30am. Beverly • 978-927-9544Mon – Fri Gloucester • 978-283-0359Mon, Wed, Thur & Fri Ipswich • 978-356-6650Mon, Wed,…
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Social Isolation (not only during COVID-19)

Apr 3, 2020 I normally work full time in a busy office, surrounded by dozens of people. On Friday, March 20, in response to Governor Baker’s instructions for social distancing, I started working exclusively at home.  It took a little bit to get used to being off-site, but it’s working. During the work day, I’m…
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Message from the CEO

Apr 3, 2020 Dear Community Partners,For our weekly check in, we wanted to update you in the fourth week on the activities at SeniorCare. Our activities and services remain consistent as identified over the past two weeks. From MA Health Members – You will not lose your MassHealth coverage during the COVID-19 national emergency If…
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SeniorCare Home Delivered Meals Coronavirus Response

Apr 1, 2020 This message was printed on the back of menus delivered to all Meals on Wheels recipients on April 1. SeniorCare is committed to the best possible meal service during these uncertain times. Please read the information below for news and updates.   Meal Deliveries We are currently continuing with regular deliveries.   The number…
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Massachusetts Family Caregiver Support Program

Mar 31, 2020 SeniorCare’s Caregiver Support Program is committed to helping our caregivers during this time of stress and uncertainty. Taking care of oneself is the first rule of caregiving and never more so in this demanding environment. We have a number of resources designed to help. Regional Food/Meals resources guide In-home services from state…
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Emotional Wellness During COVID19

Mar 27, 2020 It’s now been a few weeks that we have lived in this new world, which has been so changed by Covid-19.  Many of us are now staying at home, venturing out only to go to the grocery store or pharmacy—holding our breath as we enter the stores and disinfecting ourselves and our…
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Message from the CEO

Mar 27, 2020 Dear Community Partners, For our weekly check in, we wish to update you this third week on the activities and changes at SeniorCare. Everything stated in my March 18 message remains applicable to this week’s status. I have included our legislators on this email and will continue to include them on our…
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COVID-19 Consumer Warnings and Safety Tips

Mar 27, 2020 This article was originally published on the Federal Communications Commission website. View the article and find updates here. If you are concerned about an older adult (age 60 or older), and have reason to believe he/she is a victim of elder abuse, neglect, self-neglect or financial exploitation call the Massachusetts-based Elder Abuse…
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Meals on Wheels Status Update

Mar 26, 2020 SeniorCare’s Home Delivered Meals (Meals on Wheels) program is continuing to serve our consumers. SeniorCare will not deliver meals on Friday, March 27,2020. Today, March 26, all of our home delivered meals consumers received an extra meal to be used tomorrow (March 27).  We will serve on Monday, March 30, as usual.…
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Home Care Sector Faces Distancing, Supply Challenges

Mar 26, 2020 By Katie Lannan Agencies Take Steps to Ensure Elder Care Older adults are among those most at risk from the coronavirus, and the agencies and workers that deliver them meals and care for them in their homes are confronting new challenges during the public health crisis. While facing additional demand with more…
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