Jennifer Maskala from Rosscare was in for this week’s Senior Spotlight, telling us about the LiveSAFE emergency response system.
The LiveSAFE system is Maine based. A touch of a button provides you or your family twenty four hour, seven days a week monitoring. So if you or your loved one lives alone you can get help when you need it. There are no installation fees, and the service is only $32 per month.
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Erin Kerns, Hospice of Eastern Maine Team Supervisor talks about National Hospice month.
National Hospice Month a time to promote the importance of end of life services.
Helping families begin difficult conversations (many families are together over the holidays, which could make it an ideal time to learn about a loved one’s wishes)
Russ Van Arsdale was in for this week’s Consumer Contact talking to us about the Jamaican Lottery scams, and how you can avoid being a victim of one.
You can check out the website bewareof876.com for more information on these scams and how to avoid becoming a victim.
Amy Badger, was in for this months Fit Friday. She talked with Wayne about what is the better work out for you when you are crunched for time, cardio or strength training.
Amy Badger, was in for this months Fit Friday. She showed Wayne and Joy how to do burpees, and how to modify them to your fitness level.
Molly is a very loving tri color cat.
She was a stray, brought to the shelter pregnant from Small animal clinic. She had a litter of 5 kittens. She is still very young. She has extra toes and loves to hug you. She loves her treats…she needed to gain some weight. She usually hisses at other cats but does not do anything else.
The parent company of Old Town Canoe has launched a new website to help people find out more about paddling and kayaking.
Johnson Outdoors Watercraft has created www.AdventureOnTheWater.com.
It shares lots of videos and stories from experts on the water.
Volunteers at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church will be serving up the meal at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 28th.
Hampden Highlands United Methodist Church is hosting its annual Christmas Fair on Saturday, November 23rd.
The fair features crafts, ornaments, wreaths and lots of food.
Folks in Piscataquis County are coming together to enjoy Thanksgiving a little early – and get ready for Christmas.
The Harvest Festival is set for Saturday, November 23rd at the Guilford Valley Grange Hall, at the corner of Butter Street and Guilford Center Road.
Tracey Marceron from Between Friends Art Studio in Brewer showed us some easy kids crafts for Thanksgiving. For more information on the craft Tracey did Thursday morning you can visit her website at www.nextgenerationtheatre.com
Hannaford Dietician Mary Lavanway joined Carolyn Callahan with some healthy ideas for your lunch box.
The California Sandwich
Prep Time: 20 minutes
8 slices multigrain bread
Jaime Beals, a physical therapist from Amedisys Home Health, was in for this weeks Senior Spotlight to talk about their senior fall prevention program.
Jaime talked about why seniors are a a greater risk of falling and how physical therapists can asses and help seniors with their balance.