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Todd N. Tancredi, Director

 

 

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May 28, 2018

  • Summer Community Service Opportunities
  • Five Behaviors for Another Decade of Life
  • Office for the Aging upcoming events
  • Tick Talk in Millerton (Wed 5/30)
  • Driving for Seniors Event (Mon 6/11)
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018 (Fri 6/15)
  • Other Aging News Online
  • This Week in Senior Birthdays

 

May 21, 2018

  • The Office for the Aging’s 2018 Senior Picnic Program Launches May 30
  • Office for the Aging Upcoming Events
  • Picnic Volunteering Opportunities Available
  • Life After 50, 60, 70… (Sat 5/19)
  • May Caregiver Support Group Meeting (Mon 5/21)
  • The History Of Rock ‘N’ Roll Comes to Poughkeepsie
  • Driving for Seniors Event (Mon 6/11)
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018 (Fri 6/15)
  • Other Aging News Online
  • This Week in Senior Birthdays

 

May 14, 2018

  • 2018 Senior Needs Survey About to Begin, Senior Picnic Schedule News
  • Red Hook Friendship Center Now Open Five Days a Week
  • Office for the Aging Upcoming Events
  • Celebration of Aging and Picnic Volunteering Opportunities Available
  • New Affordable Senior Housing Rental Opportunity in Beacon
  • Communication Disorders Program at the Landing of Poughkeepsie (Wed 5/16)
  • May Caregiver Support Group Meeting (Mon 5/21)
  • Balance Day at NDH Center for Healthy Aging (Thu 5/17)
  • Driving for Seniors Event (Mon 6/11)
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018 (Fri 6/15)
  • Other Aging News Online
  • This Week in Senior Birthdays

     

May 6, 2018

  • May is Stroke Month
  • Upcoming Events
  • HEAP Cooling Assistance is Open
  • Situational Awareness Events in Poughkeepsie (and Gardiner)
  • Communication Disorders Program at the Landing of Poughkeepsie
  • May Caregiver Support Group Meeting
  • Balance Day at NDH Center for Healthy Aging
  • Drive for Seniors Event
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018
  • Other Aging News Online
  • This Week in Senior Birthdays
     

April 30, 2018

  • May Is Older Americans Month
  • Office for the Aging upcoming events
  • Scam Prevention Seminars (Thu 5/3, Fri 5/4)
  • Two Opportunities To Take Part In Full-Scale Medical Exercises (Tue 5/1, Sat 5/5)
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018 (Fri 6/15)
  • Other Aging News
     

April 23, 2018

  • Summer Senior Picnics Return For A 26th Year
  • Office for the Aging upcoming events
  • Happy 111th Birthday, Tulia!
  • Medication Take-Back Day At Health Quest Hospitals (Sat 4/28)
  • Two Opportunities To Take Part In Full-Scale Medical Exercises (Tue 5/1, Sat 5/5)
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018 (Fri 6/15)
  • Other Aging News Online


April 16, 2018
 

  • Get Your Discounted Celebration of Aging Tickets
  • Office for the Aging Upcoming Events
  • Funds Available to Assist Senior Citizens with Home Repairs
  • "Five Wishes" Living Will Workshop (Wednesday 4/18 registration deadline)
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018 (Friday 6/15)
  • Other Aging News Online
  • This Week in Senior Birthdays

 

April 9, 2018

  • Dutchess County Honors the Seniors of the Year
  • Parkinson's Awareness Month Activities Planned
  • Office for the Aging Upcoming Events
  • "HEAP" Still Available to Help
  • Spring Book Sale in Pleasant Valley
  • What You Don't Know May "Hear-T" You (The Importance of Good Hearing)
  • Preserving Your Old Books and Documents
  • Downsizing Dilemmas Solved
  • Other Aging News Online

 

April 1, 2018

  • Do The Mashed (Couch) Potato
  • The Walking Groups Return
  • Free Financial Workshop This Week (Thu 4/5) In Poughkeepsie
  • Volunteers Wanted For Stanfordville Bike Rodeo (Fri 4/6)
  • What You Don’t Know May “Hear-T” You (The Importance of Good Hearing)
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2018
  • Spring Book Sale In Pleasant Valley
  • Other Aging News Online


 


 


Nutrition News
 

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October, 2015
November, 2016
December 2016


 

Nutrition Program Menu News
 

July, 2016
May 2016
March, 2016 
February, 2016
October, 2015
November, 2016
December 2016



Spotlight On Seniors

 

 

Spring 2018

  • Coming in 2018-2019:  New Medicare Cards
  • A Message form County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro
  • Friendship Centers moves to Red Hook
  • Nominate a Senior of the Year
  • From the OFA Kitchen
  • 2017 by the Numbers
  • The Celebration of Aging, Monday, May 21
  • Making Your Extra Years Count
  • From the Director's Chair
     

Winter 2017 - 2018

  • Staying Safe: A Winter Priority
  • 2018 Tax Prep Volunteers Wanted
  • Get Balanced in 2018
  • OFA 2017-2018 World Tour of Dutchess County
  • Stepping Up for Our Seniors
  • From the Director's Chair
  • 2018 Senior Citizen of the Year Nomination Form
  • 2017 Senior Prom Pictures
  • Senior Winter Activities
  • We Speak your Language
  • Heart Healthy Hot Chocolate
     

2017/18 Medicare Spotlight

  • Welcome to Medicare
  • Open Enrollment Period
  • About HIICAP
  • Medicare 101
  • Navigating Medicare
  • 2018: New Medicare Cards
  • Stopping Medicare Fraud
  • Your Medicare Info Online
  • Medicare And Your Rights
  • A Note For Snowbirds

 

Fall 2017

  • Your Voice Counts at OFA Hearings
  • The Golden Gathering Returns - September 23
  • Dutchess/Ulster Alzheimer's Walk - October 14
  • Thank You, Veterans!
  • 518, Meet 838
  • Home Delivered Meals Program Expands
  • From the Director's Chair - Todd N. Tancredi
  • Medicare Open Enrollment October 15 - December 7
  • Comedy Corner
  • Senior Prom RSVP Form
  • Senior Seminars
  • Winterizing Your Home - And Yourself

 

Summer 2017

  • Beating Summer's Heat
  • A Little Light Summer Reading
  • Hats Off to Caregivers
  • Summer Senior Picnics (Schedule)
  • 2017 Celebration of Aging
  • Sign Up for "A Matter of Balance"
  • USA Party
  • OFA Staff Spotlight
  • Medicare 101 (Orientation)
  • Navigating Medicare

 

Spring 2017

  • You and Your Family Health History
  • Spring News
  • Limited-Income Senior, You Can Lend a Hand
  • 2016 By the Numbers
  • The Celebration of Aging
  • County & Western Day at the Senior Friendship Center
  • From the Director's Chair
  • Medicare Website Orientation and Medicare 101

 

 

Past Issues:
Winter 2016-2017 
Fall 2016 
Summer 2016 
Spring, 2016
Winter, 2015-2016
Fall, 2015
Summer, 2015
Spring, 2015


 

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