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 Employment openings

We are looking for 3 dedicated and compassionate homemakers. These are part-time positions. If you enjoy being around seniors, have empathy and a strong work ethic, this might be the perfect position for you. Please apply at 1870 Fields Blvd., between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

UPCOMING EVENTS AND NEWS

LEGAL SERVICES – An Indiana Senior Law Project Representative visits our office once a month to assist seniors with legal questions and documents.  Donations  appreciated. November 6 will be the next available day.

SENIOR HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM/MEDICARE COUNSELING (SHIP) –  A specially trained HCCS staff member provides SHIP counseling (State Health Insurance Assistance Program)  information about Medicare, Medicare Savings Plans, and insurance  options. Call 317-462-3758 for an appointment.  Appointments are generally scheduled on Wednesdays.  However, in special circumstances, an alternative day may be available.

THRIVE AFTER 55 – A woman’s Health and Wellness Information and Support group.  Meets the first Thursday of the month from 10:30 – Noon at Hancock County Senior Services.   The next meeting is Thursday, November 7.

LADIES DAY OUT –  Ladies Day Out extends an invitation to women of all ages to join them at The Bluebird on the 2nd Tues. of the month, November 12 beginning at 1:00 pm. Christmas Luncheon is Tuesday, December 10 at Cracker Barrel. Ladies Day Out has no dues, no business meetings, no age restrictions, – just food, friendship and fun.

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP – For those who have or are affected by Parkinson’s Disease. This is a self-help group run by and for people who live with the challenge of this chronic condition. It is a place to be yourself, to receive and share information, to offer mutual support and to add a circle of friends. The group will meet in a lower level classroom at the hospital on the second Monday of each month from 2:30-4:00 pm. The next meeting of this group will be November 11.  Guest speaker TBA.   For more information, contact Kit at Hancock County Senior Services at 317-462-3758 or kitp57@hcssi.org.

SMOKE DETECTOR BATTERY CHANGES
Need help changing the batteries in your smoke detectors? The Handyman for Hancock County Senior Services is available to change batteries in smoke detectors for seniors by request.  There is no cost for this service, however donations are appreciated.  Please call 317-462-3758 for more information.

FOOD PANTRY
hancockcountyfoodpantry.com
741 S State Street
Greenfield IN 46140
(317) 468-0273

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