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Author: Tracy Arabian

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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A Renewed Commitment to our Nation’s Older Adults

Mar 25, 2020 By Lance Robertson, Administrator and Assistant Secretary for Aging, Administration for Community Living. Originally published on the HHS Blog. Today, our country affirmed the rights, dignity, independence, and well-being of older adults when President Trump signed HR4334, the Supporting Older Americans Act of 2020 into law. The law reauthorizes critical Older Americans…
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Mass Home Care Statement on COVID19 Response

Mar 23, 2020 Mass Home Care (MHC) is the trade association representing the Commonwealth’s network of 28 Aging Services Access Points (ASAPs) and Area Agencies Aging (AAAs). This single, statewide network of coordinated care delivers home and community based services to over 60,000 individuals per month, providing over $600 million per year in services. Our…
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SeniorCare Status 3/20/2020

Mar 20, 2020 SeniorCare Inc. recognizes the widespread concern about COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus). The situation is changing daily, but our agency remains operational, supporting seniors, people with disabilities and their caregivers, and making preparations in advance for all scenarios. Here is what we are doing as of March 20, 2020: We are accepting referrals at…
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Take Care of Each Other

Mar 20, 2020 “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity.” These opening lines from Charles Dickens “A Tale of Two Cities” feel like they were written…
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Message from the CEO

Mar 18, 2020 Dear Community Partners, I hope all are doing as well as possible during these difficult times. I wish to inform you of a few things that you might find helpful. SeniorCare’s home delivered meals continue without interruption and there are no plans to stop this critically important service. We are offering emergency…
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Elder Services on the North Shore

Mar 13, 2020 The Older Americans Act was enacted in 1965, and supports a range of home and community-based services, such as Meals On Wheels and other nutrition programs, in-home services, transportation, legal services, elder abuse prevention and caregivers support. The law established the system for funding local programs— Federal funds flow through the Massachusetts…
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Message from the CEO

Mar 13, 2020 Dear Community Partners, I wanted to update you (ie. Nine community catchment area Police, Fire, Departments of Health, Town Administrators and Mayors) on the preparations that SeniorCare has made to date and to ensure that you have our contact information. Over the past several weeks, we have revised our Continuity of Operations…
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