Sunday, January 17, 2021

Up-Island Council on Aging – January 2021

As we enter our first full winter of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has never been so important for us to stay together while spending...

Tisbury Council on Aging – January 2021

The Tisbury Council on Aging continues to do outreach to keep in touch with our seniors. We are starting a new year, and hopefully...

Edgartown Council on Aging – January 2021

The staff at the Edgartown Council on Aging continue to provide weekly meal delivery, outreach services, and referrals, Monday to Friday between the hours...

Can I change my Medicare plan after Open Enrollment?

Even though Medicare’s annual Open Enrollment ended on Dec. 7, 2020, you may still have some options: For those with Medicare Parts A and B...

Elder Law: The planning you need to qualify for MassHealth

In previous columns I have explained how, whether you are single or married, you can always qualify for MassHealth, however, for each the planning...

Center for Living supports caregivers during COVID

The impacts of COVID-19 on the older-adult population on Martha’s Vineyard are far-reaching, but families or individuals who care for aging loved ones also...

55Plus: Up-Island Council on Aging – December 2020

Note: We will be closing at NOON on Dec. 24, and closed on Dec. 25.  Please call for an appointment if you need help with...

55Plus: Tisbury Council on Aging – December 2020

The Tisbury Council on Aging continues to do outreach to keep in touch with our seniors. We had hoped to open the center to...

55Plus: Oak Bluffs Council on Aging – December 2020

Due to the pandemic, all activities here at the Oak Bluffs Council on Aging are paused. That doesn’t mean that we aren’t here for...

55Plus: Edgartown Council on Aging – December 2020

The staff at the Edgartown Council on Aging continues to provide weekly meal delivery, outreach services, and referrals, Monday through Friday between the hours...

Elder Law: Giving It All Away (Or at Least Some of...

Every December, my clients ask whether or not it makes sense to make gifts to their loved ones. In addition to getting to hear...

Medicare’s Open Enrollment

The Open Enrollment Period ends Dec. 7, 2020, for Medicare Advantage Plans (Part C) and Prescription Drug Plans (Part D), and it is very...
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