Senior Sun

Upcoming senior center activities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Most senior centers have daily events. Senior Sun highlights events that may be of greater interest and importance to local seniors. For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. ...

Sadie Says …

Q. Why is it important to discuss my end-of-life decisions with family and or friends? A. One of the hardest conversations to have with loved ones and friends is about the end of one’s life. Yet it is one of the most necessary discussions one should have. Statistics indicate that • ...

Senior menus

(EDITORS NOTE: For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. For Meals on Wheels, service and transportation, call the Lycoming-Clinton Bicounty Office of Aging-STEP at 570-323-3096.) Week ...

Upcoming senior center activities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Most senior centers have daily events. Senior Sun highlights events that may be of greater interest and importance to local seniors. For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. ...

The Meadows to hold Cruise-In

The Meadows, A Park Home Personal Care Community, 2160 Warrensville Road, Montoursville, will hold a Cruise-In event from noon to 3 p.m. July 28. Registration begins at 10 a.m. The event is free and open to the public. The event will feature classic, hot rod and antique cards on the front ...

Sadie says …

Q: I have been getting calls requesting my Medicare or health insurance information. Should I share it? A: New Medicare replacement cards will begin mailing out this spring and will continue to be replaced through 2019. As an older adult be advised that as the new cards begin to be mailed, ...

Senior menus

(EDITORS NOTE: For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. For Meals on Wheels, service and transportation, call the Lycoming-Clinton Bicounty Office of Aging-STEP at 570-323-3096.) Week ...

Upcoming senior center activities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Most senior centers have daily events. Senior Sun highlights events that may be of greater interest and importance to local seniors. For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. ...

Senior menus

(EDITORS NOTE: For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. For Meals on Wheels, service and transportation, call the Lycoming-Clinton Bicounty Office of Aging-STEP at 570-323-3096.) Week ...

STEP rehabbing homes in Castanea and Pine Creek Township

If you live in the Castanea or Pine Creek Township areas of Clinton County, you could qualify for a grant under the Homeowner Occupied Rehabilitation Program. Eligible applicants must own their home, fall under 80 percent of the Clinton County median income ($38,000 for a two- person ...

Love is in the air at Albright LIFE

February is the month to celebrate love, and at Albright LIFE, that is no different. On Feb. 6 at Albright, 901 Memorial Ave., lovebirds made crafts and reminisced about their first loves. Doris and Donald Muthler Doris Muthler, 88, and her husband Donald, 89, have been together for 69 ...

Sadie Says …

Q. Can you tell me what is the difference between Aging Waiver services and LIFE programs? A. Both the Aging Waiver and LIFE (Living Independence For the Elderly) programs are Home and Community Based Waiver services offered to Pennsylvanians. The main difference between the two programs ...

Upcoming senior center activities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Most senior centers have daily events. Senior Sun highlights events that may be of greater interest and importance to local seniors. For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. ...

Sadie Says … Answers to frequently asked questions about older adult issues

Q: Why are the medicare cards changing and when will this take effect? A: Your new Medicare card is coming. Mailings will begin this April and cards will be mailed out over the next year through April 2019. The new cards, which are replacing your current cards, will no longer list your ...

STEP and Artpost Awareness partner for artistic journey

George Stefanski and Marianne Olivo, of Artpost Awareness, are using the art of drawing to take care of the community. In February 2016, STEP, Inc. and Artpost Awareness embarked on a drawing journey with a group of 17 senior citizens at STEP’s Clinton County Community Center. Since then, the ...

Senior menus

(EDITORS NOTE: For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. For Meals on Wheels, service and transportation, call the Lycoming-Clinton Bicounty Office of Aging-STEP at 570-323-3096.) Week ...

Upcoming senior center activities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Most senior centers have daily events. Senior Sun highlights events that may be of greater interest and importance to local seniors. For the nearest senior center in Lycoming and Clinton counties, call 570-323-3096. In Bradford, Tioga and Sullivan counties, call 570-723-0782. ...

The Meadows to host blood drive

The Meadows, A Park Home Personal Care Community, 2160 Warrensville Road, Montoursville, will host a blood drive for the American Red Cross from 1-6 p.m. Feb. 15. The drive will take place in the community’s conference room. All donors and volunteers can enjoy a comforting bowl of soup, an ...

STEP delivers to Santa’s Seniors

“Thank you to the ones with special hands who made this for me.” That sort of heartfelt refrain was echoed by many recipients of the Santa’s Seniors boxes that came with their delivered meals just before Christmas. The gift boxes contained ready to eat or easily prepared foods, cold ...

Sadie Says … Answers to frequently asked questions about safe driving

Q. My friend makes me crazy. She’s always on my case about wearing a seatbelt. I’m a good driver, my car has lots of airbags and usually I’m just bopping about town. I mean, really? Why buckle up? A. Seatbelts save lives. Excuses don’t. “I’m a good driver” You may be the ...