August 29, 2012

Senior Briefs: Aug. 29, 2012

Aging In Place Breakfast planned

PLATTSBURGH — The Clinton County Office for the Aging is holding an Aging In Place Breakfast from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 5139 N. Catherine St. Speakers include Greg Olsen, acting director of the New York state Office for the Aging; Dr. Anne Cahill, cardio thoracic surgeon; and Candy Rivera Whitehead, New York state EPIC and NYPS outreach representative. Breakfast costs $5. To sign up, call 563-6180. For more information, call 565-4620.

Volunteers needed to transport seniors

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County Office for the Aging is looking for volunteers who are interested in transporting older adults to and from medical-related appointments.

The areas in most need of volunteers are Chesterfield, Minerva and Schroon Lake. Mileage is reimbursed.

Those interested in volunteering should call the Office for the Aging at 873-3695.



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