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Improving Transportation Services For Seniors Discussed In Blueprint For Action

| July 11, 2014

Transportation for seniors in Aroostook County has been a concern for many service agencies. It’s also been a point of discussion among the agencies as they work together and share ideas on creating better services for seniors. Getting to medical appointments and everyday transportation for seniors in the county has been a major issue. Executive […]

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A Committee Is In The Works To Tackle Challenges Facing Elderly Mainers

| March 20, 2014

A plan of action is in place to help older adults in Maine who are home bound.  A number of issues have sparked action from the Maine Council on Aging, and now those issues are going to be addressed. Elderly residents in the county are getting help.  Maine’s Council on Aging wants to work with […]

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Aging Population Challenges

| March 13, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Improving access to broadband Internet, strengthening laws to fight financial exploitation of the elderly and supporting funding for services to help older adults remain at home are among several ideas to tackle Maine’s aging population challenges in a new state action plan. The “Blueprint for Action” released Thursday follows months of […]

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