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

The UICOA is starting to slowly open our office back up! We have been working remotely and handling all calls and issues as best...

55 Plus: Tisbury Council on Aging – June 2020

The Tisbury Council on Aging is still serving their seniors remotely at home. Most of our seniors are staying at home,and doing some things...

55Plus: Oak Bluffs Council on Aging – June 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 – June 2020

The staff at the Edgartown Council on Aging continues to provide telephone and email support to the 55-plus community. We have expanded our monthly...

55Plus: TV for Living

M.V. Center for Living Supportive Day Program is expanding its community service outreach this summer.  Beginning in June, MVTV will air a weekly television program...

55Plus: Elder Law – Nursing home alternative during COVID-19

What is the alternative to being in a nursing home? That question is top of mind for many seniors now, due to the high...

55Plus: List of senior services

Insurance, Legal, Social Security Health Insurance Counseling, Medicaid, and MassHealth Info: SHINE ECOA, call 508-627-4368 for an appt. OBCOA, call 508-693-4509, ext. 3, for appt. TCOA, call 508-696-4205 for...

55Plus: What’s covered during the coronavirus?

Hello from SHINE: I hope you are all staying healthy through these unprecedented times. Although offices may be closed, SHINE can still be reached by...

55Plus: Elder Law – The impact of COVID-19: We are in...

Well, here we are. We are all living through an emergency that none of us could have foreseen or planned for.  What do you...

55Plus: Martha’s Vineyard Center for Living

Although the door at 29 Breakdown Lane is locked for now, and we can’t be together with our favorite people — clients, families and...

55Plus: Checking in with Councils on Aging

Up Island Council on Aging During this time of quarantine the UICOA has been busy working remotely and helping seniors the best way we can...

IGI serves soups to those in need

The Island Grown Initiative (IGI) is taking fresh gleaned produce from several local farms and turning it into delicious and nutritious food to hand...