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Scores of Services for Older Adults Showcased at Troy Senior Expo

April 1st 2019

Scores of Services for Older Adults Showcased at Troy Senior Expo (Cheryl Weiss, April 1, 2019) Troy, MI- If you are a senior citizen, or have a senior citizen in your life, it can be overwhelming to navigate the organizations, service providers, and businesses that are available to provide support in Oakland County.   The Troy […]

Madison Heights Seniors Advocate in Lansing

May 25th 2018

Madison Heights Seniors Advocate in Lansing (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 25, 2018) Madison Heights, Royal Oak, Lansing, MI- Madison Heights City Councilperson David Soltis brought a bus full of special guests to Lansing on May 16 for “Older Michiganians Day.”  The annual event, hosted by Michigan Area Agencies on Aging and Aging Network Partners, includes […]

Southfield Community Conversation on Needs of Seniors March 1

February 15th 2018

Southfield Community Conversation on Needs of Seniors March 1   SOUTHFIELD, MI – The Southfield Commission on Senior Adults (COSA) will host a community conversation on the needs of senior adults on March 1 from 5-7 p.m. in the Southfield Pavilion, 26000 Evergreen Road. The event follows the initial community conversation held last September and […]

Oakland County Threatens to Pull Funding from Area Agency on Aging after Commissioners Denied Access to Meeting

January 12th 2017

Oakland County Threatens to Pull Funding from Area Agency on Aging after Commissioners Denied Access to Meeting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 12, 2017) Pontiac, MI – When the Area Agency on Aging 1-B held a closed session meeting on Jan. 3, they did so without allowing Commissioners  from the six counties they cover to attend. […]

AARP “Vote Ready” Workshop in Ferndale Oct. 5

September 25th 2016

AARP “Vote Ready” Workshop in Ferndale Oct. 5 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – AARP Sponsors “Vote Ready” Workshop On Wednesday,October 5, AARP will sponsor a “Vote Ready” drop in workshop at the Ferndale Public Library from 7:00 PM until 8 PM. Topics will include voter registration and absentee voting. There will also be handouts available […]

Free Six Week Class for Families Caring for Someone w/Dementia Starts Oct. 10

September 23rd 2016

Free Six Week Class for Families Caring for Someone w/Dementia Starts Oct. 10 (EVENT page) Auburn Hills, MI – Help is Available for Families Caring for Someone with Dementia Free, Six-Week Workshop Offered in Auburn Hills The Area Agency on Aging 1-B (AAA 1-B) and the Alzheimer’s Association―Greater Michigan Chapter are hosting a free six-week […]

Boomer Summit Hosted at Groves High School April 30

April 22nd 2016

Boomer Summit Hosted at Groves High School April 30 (EVENT page) Birmingham, MI – Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 7:30am Boomer Summit Event Join thought leaders from around the region for this exciting and collaborative event specifically designed for the Boomer Generation. This high-energy program, will feature speakers, music, videos, and great raffle items like […]

Mature Workers Program Sign Up in Pontiac March 19

February 19th 2015

Mature Workers Program Sign Up in Pontiac March 19 (Urban League of Detroit, Feb. 19, 2015) If you know of any residents 55 yrs.or older who would be interested in THE MATURE WORKS PROGRAM thru the URBAN LEAGUE of DETROIT and SOUTHEASTERN MI call 313- 831-5139 (ask for Ms. Jackson or Ms. .Rawls, to get […]