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Senator Sanders is hosting the free holiday dinner

December 4, 2014

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Hunger Amoung Elderly in Vermont

November 20, 2014

This article originally appeared in the Rutland Herald. We encourage you to share it, but please include the above credit when forwarding, sharing or reprinting in other newspapers or newsletters. 60 Plus: Hunger among elderly in Vermont HEATHER BAKER | November 19,2014 In May 1939 an experimental program was created to help people during the Depression era and to unload a surplus of...   Read more »

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Stay Safe & Healthy this Winter

November 6, 2014

This article originally appeared in the Rutland Herald. We encourage you to share it, but please include the above credit when forwarding, sharing or reprinting in other newspapers or newsletters. Thanks. 60 Plus: Stay Safe & Healthy this Winter Janis Hall | November 05, 2014 It is tempting to banish thoughts of cold weather and winter storms while we’re enjoying a mild autumn...   Read more »

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LGBT Folks Get Old Too

October 20, 2014

60 Plus: LGBT Folks Get Old Too by Janis Hall A comprehensive study of older gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans has just released its findings. “Out and Visible: The Experiences and Attitudes of LGBT Older Adults, Ages 45-75” was authored by SAGE, Services and Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Elders. Here we share some health-related aspects of...   Read more »

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Senior Summit 2014

October 16, 2014

Today we gathered meal sites from Rutland and Bennington Counties and shared about activities that they do. What a great day it was! We had a wonderful meal prepared by Diane from Young at Heart Senior Center in Poultney and entertainment by the Groovey Grannies! We plan to continue this every year so if you were not able to attend this year we...   Read more »

Older Adults at Greater Risk of CO Poisoning

October 2, 2014

This article appeared in the October 1, 2014 issue of the Rutland Herald. We encourage you to share it, but please include the above credit when forwarding, sharing or reprinting in other newspapers or newsletters. Thanks. 60 PLUS: OLDER ADULTS AT GREATER RISK OF CO POISONING SANDY CONRAD and JOYCE LEMIRE A co-worker of ours recently experienced symptoms of mild carbon monoxide (CO)...   Read more »

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Stowe Bus Trip Thanks!

October 1, 2014

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Elders need time to make best decisions

September 25, 2014

This article appeared in the Sept. 17 2014 issue of the Rutland Herald. We encourage you to share it, but please include the above credit when forwarding, sharing or reprinting in other newspapers or newsletters. Thanks. 60 Plus: Elders need time to make best decisionsSandy Conrad and Joyce Lemire One of our favorite books about helping very old relatives with health care and life...   Read more »

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Wreath Fundraiser!!!

September 25, 2014

Wreath Fundraiser Southwestern Council on Aging Will be taking orders for 22”Mixed Evergreen Wreaths for $25.00 each! If you would like your wreath before Thanksgiving you need to place your order before November 3 or if you would like your wreath after Thanksgiving you can place your order November 4 – 10 with a delivery date the first week of December. To place an order...   Read more »

Flu Facts

September 23, 2014

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