Special Announcements

 

The UMass Boston Dept. of Gerontology is conducting a study on older adults aged 90+ and their senior children, aged 65+. They are seeking interview subjects (in both age categories) and will pay subjects $40. Please contact them if you are interested: (413) 297-9792, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. ECOA Outreach Worker Hayley Wood will be calling senior children of parents (aged 90+) to alert people to participate in the study, and to get permission to share contact information with the people running the study. The ECOA is not conducting the UMASS study and is NOT the entity who would be making payment to participants.

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Seeking Drivers for our "Companion Driver Program".

This grant supported program requires a volunteer to use their own vehicle to transport seniors who are unable to use our van transport system. Seniors need transport to critical medical appointments,small grocery trips and more.

  A back ground check is required for all drivers and a small milage stipend is available.

 If you are interested in participating in this program,

Please contact us at 527-6151

 

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TRIAD

Senior Safety Program

What to do this winter????

If you are unable to get out in slippery weather, register here for the TRIAD “Salt Program”

This is a safety program designed to provide seniors ages 60+ in Easthampton who canot access the DPW  city salt shed with a bucket of salt/sand  to de-ice walkways, steps and driveways of their homes .

This program is by registration only and has volunteers to help deliver salt/sand to designated homes.

There is no fee for this program

CALL 413-527-6151 X134 to register for this program