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Greater Lawrence Disaster Relief Fund Application Process Begins October 3, 2018

The application process begins October 3rd to apply for the Gr. Lawrence Disaster Relief Fund’s financial resources. Three ways to apply for the relief funds and available in both English & Spanish.

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Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley Earns Special Distinction as Certified Age Friendly Employer

Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley has earned the special distinction of being certified as an Age Friendly Employer for 2018. The Research Group at www.RetirementJobs.com carefully reviewed the polices, practices and programs of Elder Services, finding them consistent with the employment

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Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley receives grant from Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation to support Caregiver Trainings in New Hampshire and Massachusetts

Savvy Caregiver Program supports family caregivers of individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or Related Dementia Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley and the Healthy Living Center of Excellence received a grant of $27,573 from the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation.

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Federal official visits Lawrence to learn more about aging services

John G. McGough, Regional Director of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Region One, visited the City of Lawrence to learn about aging programs for community elders. His visit included a meeting at Elder Services of the Merrimack

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Annual March for Meals Celebration

Elder Services sends a huge thank you to all our ‘Community Champions’ who helped raise awareness about the Merrimack Valley Meals on Wheels and Congregate Dining programs during the Annual March for Meals celebration.

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Elder Services has earned Accreditation Status for the agency Case Management Program!

Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley, Inc. earned Accreditation Status for three years for our Case Management Program from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). The status of Accredited – three years demonstrates a strong performance related to the functions

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Medicare is mailing out new Medicare cards

Your Social Security number will no longer be used on your Medicare card. Each Medicare beneficiary will receive their own new unique Medicare number. New cards will be issued throughout the year beginning April 2018 – April 2019. Because it

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Delivering a Meal and a Smile

Follow Wayne Lescarbeau on his route to deliver hot meals and a dose of cheer to elders who receive Meals on Wheels. Thank you Wayne and all the other drivers who help deliver a smile and 1600 meals every day,

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Elder Network Hat, Gloves and Sock Drive for Homeless Veterans

Elder Network Hat, Gloves and Sock Drive – 250 cinch sacks filled with sets of hats, gloves and socks were presented to the Veterans Northeast Outreach Center for homeless veterans – both men and women. We must always remember…a little from a

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Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley Receives AARP Foundation Grant

Elder Services is among 5 community-based organizations selected to receive funds to help older adults eat healthy in their community AARP Foundation has awarded a two year, $370,806 grant to Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley (Elder Services) to advance