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By Pamela Leland, PhD, Executive Director A recent broken leg, with its resulting surgery, wheelchair, crutches and physical therapy, has reminded me yet again that the very nature of life is change. Some of us already know this intimately. We have faced unexpected...read more
Written by Charles "Ebbie" Alfree III, Director of Advancement The use of technology has become the great pastime for the 21st century. With smartphones dominating almost everyone in the world…individuals are constantly communicating with family members, friends, and...read more
by Jen Harris, Communications and Outreach Manager As this year continues to fly by, open enrollment for Medicare in 2019 is quickly approaching. Medicare is very complex and confusing. However, APPRISE, Pennsylvania’s State Health Insurance Assistance Program,...read more
by Charles "Ebbie" Alfree III, Director of Advancement Every year about 600 films are released in the United States and millions of people are flocking to multiplexes and art houses to see them. However, I’ve heard some older adults say they don’t feel there is...read more
by Samantha Fruchtman, Development Associate. My father turned 96 last month and it was only a few years ago that he gave up driving. My sisters and I did not have to intervene as he thankfully recognized his limitations and he didn’t want to get into an accident...read more