May 17, 2013
During the past few month, a few new Area Agency on Aging directors/commissioners have been appointed in New York State. Recent appointees include: Anne McManus-Grant, Director at Tioga Opportunities and Kallen Martin, St.
May 01, 2013
Senior Centers already exist throughout Schenectady County but the Tapping into the Arts collaboration will be available to seniors in downtown Schenectady, Niskayuna, Rotterdam and Glenville and draws on the resources of more than one nonprofit.
Mar 12, 2013
by Sheila Carmody My daughter came into the world conversing in compound sentences. "She's so articulate," we said. As parents, we beamed with pride - she was so verbal at such a young age.
Feb 27, 2013
One thing Gina Cantanucci-Mitchell wasn’t expecting when she joined Washington County’s Office for Aging as Executive Director was the sale of the county Department of Public Health, but that’s the news in Washington County, the North Country.
Feb 27, 2013
Retirees leave New York State for warmer climates only to eventually get sick and end up right back at home
Feb 25, 2013
Government efficiency report singled out value of programs like Expanded In home Services for the Elderly program, Community Services for the Elderly program and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (aka Wellness in Nutrition).
Jan 22, 2013
Wayne started his career as a clinical nurse and joined the county Department of Public Health where he worked for more than two decades before becoming Director of the Delaware County Office for the Aging in 2011.
Dec 13, 2012
The Greene County Department for the Aging provides a network of over thirty distinct services designed to meet the needs of the 11,971 over 60 residents of Greene County, which is a whopping 24 percent of the Greene County population.
Nov 20, 2012
Out of 59 Area Agencies on Aging in the state, 58 saw their 60-plus population increase between 2000 and 2010, and Orleans County, in western New York, is among them with an overall population of 43,000, 20 percent of whom are over the age of 60.
Oct 29, 2012
Leaders in New York State's Aging Network postponed their three-day-long meeting in Saratoga Springs because disasters tend to have the greatest impact on the people they represent -- older New Yorkers.