Eating Well with Diabetes Program Heading to Hamilton

Healthy Communities

(Hamilton, NY – March 2013) The Madison County Health Department and Madison County Office for the Aging, Inc. are sponsoring a free nutrition education program for Madison County residents with Type 2 diabetes.

The six-session series, “Eating Well with Diabetes” will be held in the Community Room at Madison Lane Apartments in Hamilton […]

Office for the Aging Holds Monthly Caregiver Support Group

(Canastota, NY – March 2013) The members of the Caregiver Support Group at Office for the Aging would like to encourage others to join them at their meeting Monday, March 25.

So many families are facing challenges brought on by Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, a stay in a nursing home or a general decline in a […]

OFA Holds Monthly Caregiver Support Group

(Canastota, NY – Feb. 2013) The members of the Caregiver Support Group at Office for the Aging would like to encourage others to join them at their meetings on Monday Feb. 25 and March 25.

So many families are facing challenges brought on by Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, a stay in a nursing home or a […]

Do You Need Office for the Aging?

(Canastota, NY – Feb. 2013) Are you taking care of an older parent or spouse? Are you responsible for meal preparation, transportation to medical appointments, personal care, household tasks, insurance claims, lawn care, grocery shopping, hair appointments, etc.? Do you ever feel as if there isn’t enough time for YOU? Well, the Madison County Office […]

Nutrition Spotlight : A Word about Diabetes and Carbohydrates

(Madison County, NY – Feb. 2013) You probably hear a lot about carbohydrates all the time. Foods that contain carbohydrates raise your blood sugar. In order to keep your blood glucose levels in your target range, you have to keep track of how many carbohydrates you eat and set a limit on that amount.

Did […]

National Grid to Visit Office for the Aging

(Town of Lenox, NY – Nov. 2012) A Consumer Advocate from National Grid will be at the Madison County Office for the Aging, 138 Dominic Bruno Blvd., Canastota, Nov. 6 and Dec. 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. She will be available to answer questions regarding energy use and management, bill payment options (payment […]

Caregiver Support Group Meets October, November

Madison County Office for the aging News

(Canastota, NY – Oct. 2012) The members of the Caregiver Support Group at Office for the Aging would like to encourage others to join them at their meetings at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29 and Nov. 26.

Many families face challenges brought on by Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, a […]

Medicare Open Enrollment is Oct. 15 through Dec. 7

Office for the Aging News

(Madison County, NY – Oct. 2012) Your health needs change from year to year, and your health plan may change the benefits and costs each year, too. Check to see if the coverage you have is changing for 2013, make sure any prescriptions you take are on the formulary of […]

Date Change for Eating Well with Diabetes Program

Madison County Office for the Aging

(Canastota, NY – Oct. 2012) The Madison County Health Department and Madison County Office for the Aging, Inc. are sponsoring a free nutrition education program for Madison County residents with Type 2 diabetes.

The six-session series, “Eating Well with Diabetes,” will be held at Madison County Office for the […]

Eating Well with Diabetes Program Open to County Residents

(Canastota, NY – Sept. 2012) The Madison County Health Department and Madison County Office for the Aging, Inc. are sponsoring a free nutrition education program for Madison County residents with Type 2 diabetes.

The six-session series, “Eating Well with Diabetes”, will be held at Madison County Office for the Aging in Canastota on Tuesdays and […]

‘Cycle for Seniors’ Returns

(Madison County, NY – Aug. 2012) The 2nd annual “Cycle for Seniors” will be held Sept. 8. All proceeds from this motorcycle ride will go towards programs and services to assist the elderly of Madison County. For more information, call 697-5700.

Registration will be held between 9 and 10:45 a.m. The scenic ride starts at […]

Basics of Estate Planning Offered

(Canastota, NY – Aug. 2012) Join us at the Madison County Office for the Aging for a free seminar on the basics of estate planning, Wed, Aug. 15, from 10 to noon in the Canastota Business Park, 138 Dominic Bruno Blvd., Canastota.

Jennifer M. Basic of J. Basic & Associates, PLLC, will present an overview […]