In This Issue
Board Members from Boxborough, Burlington, Harvard, Stow, Wilmington and Woburn.
Meals on Wheels Drivers are needed in Acton, Arlington, Bedford, Burlington, Concord, Lexington, Maynard and Woburn.
Money Management volunteers are needed in Acton, Arlington, Boxborough, Concord and Maynard.
Friendly Visitors are needed in Acton and Littleton.
Find out more about our services on Monday, March 7 at 3pm. RSVP by email or by calling 781-221-7096 to receive the meeting link.
Join the Friends of Indian Senior Citizens Organization on March 8 at 10:30AM for a discussion on caregiver support, challenges, and resources. You can join in person at the Burlington Council on Aging for the presentation followed by Q&A and a free vegetarian lunch (sponsored by Minuteman), or join via Zoom.
Build meaningful connections with neighbors. Community Circles connect people of all backgrounds to share and listen to each other's stories. Acton-Boxborough United Way and the AB Racial Justice Collaborative are hosting "Belonging" on Tuesday, March 29, 6PM at the Acton Senior Center and via Zoom.
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When: Join us anytime between May 1 – May 8
Where: This is a virtual fundraiser, so anywhere you can walk or run safely – your neighborhood, local park, even a treadmill!
To Benefit: Our valuable programs and the health of those who participate
To Register: secure.frontstream.com/spring-forward-2022/
Become a Sponsor. Help a great cause and get great exposure for your business. Thank you to Middlesex Savings Bank, Right at Home, Salem Five Charitable Foundation, HUB International and ABC Home Healthcare Professionals who have already signed on as Spring Forward sponsors!
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We have a variety of employment opportunities, and many positions now include a Hiring Bonus. Check out these job postings for more information:
Dining Site & Meals on Wheels Coordinator - Burlington
Minuteman is committed to making our services accessible to all. Thanks to a recent grant from CHNA15, we now have program outreach materials available in Spanish, Russian and Chinese. These documents are posted on each individual program page on our website and are printable PDFs. Visit www.MinutemanSenior.org
The SHINE program provides no cost Medicare benefits counseling in partnership with local Councils on Aging, as well as group education on topics including New To Medicare, What’s New in Medicare 2022, Creating a My Medicare Account and Using the Medicare Planfinder. We are currently scheduling sessions for groups of five or more, in person or by video conference. Programs can be tailored to health care and social service professionals, consumers, membership groups, civic clubs and faith-based organizations. To book, contact SHINE at 781-221-7029.
Since 1972, the national Senior Nutrition Program has supported nutrition services for older adults across the country. Funded by the Older Americans Act (OAA), local senior nutrition programs serve as hubs for older adults to access nutritious meals and other vital services that strengthen social connections and promote health and wellbeing.
This March, Minuteman is proud to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the national Senior Nutrition Program with others across the country. The theme for the 50th anniversary celebration is Celebrate. Innovate. Educate. With this theme, we invite you to join us in:
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