SENIOR SAFETY DAY SCHEDULED NEXT THURSDAY

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This summer, Cobb County Safety Village staff is hosting a series of Senior Safety Days, highlighting hazards in the home. The free program includes information on fall prevention, home and fire safety, home security, identity theft and fraud tips. The final summer Senior Safety Day will be held 10:00 a.m. – noon on July 28 […]

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MARIETTA GOLDEN “K” SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: JOHN HUBBARD

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John Hubbard greeted me at the door and I immediately got the impression of a friendly, straight-forward, good-natured man. His wife, Lane, joined us at the kitchen table at John’s request because “she can help me remember.” John was born in Bantam, CT, which is “actually part of Litchfield,” and attended Bantam Elementary until he […]

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EAST COBB SENIOR CENTER ACTIVITIES SCHEDULED FOR JULY

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All Cobb residents age 55+ are invited to participate in activities at various senior centers throughout Cobb. The following is a list of activities scheduled at the East Cobb Senior Center located at 3332 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066. Call the East Cobb Senior Center at 770-509-4900 for reservations and/or more details. The Faces of […]

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ALOHA TO AGING, INC. RECEIVES $5,000 GRANT TO FUND AGING SIMULATION TRAINING

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Aloha to Aging, Inc. is one of the grant recipients for the Cobb Impact Grant from The Cobb Community Foundation. From June through September, these monies will allow Aloha to Aging to offer two insightful simulation programs that promote empathy for those assisting individuals with age-related health challenges. Both simulation trainings, “ASiST” and Dementia 24/7, […]

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FREE EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP ON DEMENTIA CARE

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On Tuesday, June 21, ComForCare Home Care will host a free workshop imparting best practices for caring for those with dementia at Aloha to Aging, Mt. Bethel Community Center. The workshop is part of ComForCare’s DementiaWise program, a nationwide program designed to enhance the lives of those living with dementia. The educational workshop is aimed […]

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FREE SUMMER SENIOR SAFETY DAYS

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Cobb Safety Village and Cobb Senior Services staff will host a series of Senior Safety Days this June and July designed to highlight hazards in the home. The free programs will include information on fall prevention, home and fire safety, home security, identity theft and fraud tips. Sessions will take place 10 a.m.-noon, June 1, […]

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MEMORIAL DAY EVENTS PLANNED FOR THIS WEEKEND

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Memorial Day honors the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military, as well as veterans and those who are still currently serving. This Memorial Day, visit one of the many happenings around Atlanta to learn more about our history and fallen soldiers, or participate in events that honor our servicemen and […]

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KSU’S OSHER LIFELONG LEARNING INSTITUTE TO HOST GOLDEN GALA

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Event is open to the public and will be held at the KSU Center The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at KSU’s College of Continuing and Professional Education is set to host a grand celebration for the 50th OLLI social on Monday, May 23 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Celebrating 17 years of service to […]

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COBB SAFETY VILLAGE SPONSORS SENIOR SAFETY DAYS

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Cobb Safety Village and Cobb Senior Services staff will host a series of Senior Safety Days this June and July designed to highlight hazards in the home. The free programs will include information on fall prevention, home and fire safety, home security, identity theft and fraud tips. Sessions will take place 10 a.m.-noon, June 1, […]

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