Senior Sun

Sadie Says … Frequently asked questions about older adult issues

Q. “What is a living will?” A. There are two main types of advance directives — the “Living Will” and the “Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care.” A Living Will is the oldest type of health care advance directive. It is a signed, witnessed (or notarized) document ...

Wolf Run Village to introduce new townhouses

HUGHESVILLE — On June 20, Wolf Run Village, Route 220, announced they will be introducing independent living townhouses for those 55 years or older looking for “maintenance-free living” to their campus through a groundbreaking ceremony, Wolf Run Village said. Working on the project with ...

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(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. ...

STEP Office of Aging distributes 2,000 fruit and vegetable vouchers

STEP has concluded its distribution of Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program vouchers, also called Veggie Vouchers, for 2018. This year, 2,000 vouchers were distributed to older adults in Lycoming and Clinton counties in a little over a month, and are able to be used for Pa.-grown fruits and ...

State Rep. Jeff Wheeland to host Senior Fair

State Rep. Jeff Wheeland, R-Loyalsock Township, will host a Senior Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 30 at Old Lycoming Township Firehall, 1600 Dewey Ave. The fair will include information on government services, health screenings, fitness and nutrition, volunteer opportunities, health and ...

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Q: I am planning to attend an older driver safety course, but in the meantime, can you offer any tips for safe driving after age 50? A: An older driver safety course offers a wealth of safe driving information. In the meantime, consider these tips: 1. Avoid turning left. AARP states ...

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(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. ...

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Q. “My grandson is home from college. He’s a drinker and I know he’ll be attending parties. His parents and I are concerned — what do we need to know? A. As your grandson heads out for summer celebrations, there are a few things that you, as an adult, should know. Traffic crashes ...

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(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. ...

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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 • ...

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(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 ...

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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, ...

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(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 ...