Seniors

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In-Home Respite Services Represented at Senior Appreciation Day

Mary Ann Samson, Home Assessor and Trainer, and Mary Lou Ogren, Companion, recently represented EAC Network’s In-Home Respite Services at the Hillside Senior Appreciation Day. In-Home Respite Services provides in-home caregivers (companions) to Nassau County residents caring for an elderly relative in their home so the caregiver can take much-needed time off.

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Seniors Honored for Older Americans Month

The Village of Hempstead recently honored two of EAC Network’s seniors for “Older Americans Month.” Congratulations to our very own Betty Posey and Denise Suffy (pictured with Village of Hempstead Mayor Don Ryan), for this recognition of your dedication to the community!

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Seniors Create Hats for Mother’s Day

Members at our Port Washington Senior Center created beautiful hats as part of a Mother’s Day arts and crafts project! Our Senior Centers provide seniors with a variety of activities such as socialization, recreation, health promotion, educational programs, and congregate meals, as well as fun holiday parties and other celebrations!

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Living Healthy at Every Age

Growing older is a natural process, but how we live and how we eat can keep us healthy for many years to come. We can control our genetics by living a healthful lifestyle and consuming a diet that is rich in color and nutrient-dense foods. You may ask… what are the keys to longevity?

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Meals on Wheels Program Helps At-Risk Long Island Seniors

EAC Network is the largest Meals on Wheels provider in Nassau County, with a primary focus on the North Shore. We work to help at-risk senior citizens whose diminished mobility makes it difficult for them to food shop, prepare meals or socialize. Our diverse social services agency is dedicated to…

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Hal Knapp: Veteran and Volunteer

This Veterans Day, EAC Network pauses to honor those fearless, proud, and courageous individuals who served (and serve) our country with honor. Such a person is Hal Knapp, an EAC Network In-Home Respite Services Volunteer who served his country with distinction.

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Healthy Seasonal Activities for Seniors

The weather is getting warmer, and it’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy it. But for older friends and family, safety is still a concern. Make sure you’re having a great summer while also being aware of your health!

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