World Elder Abuse Awareness Marches

In an effort to raise awareness of elder abuse, Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the non-profit agency proudly serving older adults and individuals with disabilities throughout greater Plymouth County, held “March Against Elder Abuse” events in Brockton and Plymouth.... Read more

Summer Safety

Summer Safety During the summer, people of all ages tend to spend more time enjoying outdoor activities. But, bear in mind that there may be risks associated with outdoor activities – such as the sun and heat. Here are some guidelines to help you and your family... Read more

June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) is June 15, 2019. The International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the World Health Organization at the United Nations launched WEAAD on June 15, 2006 with the purpose “to provide an opportunity for communities... Read more

May is Older Americans Month

The Administration for Community Living (ACL) leads our nation’s observance of Older Americans Month. This year’s theme, Connect, Create, Contribute, encourages older adults and their communities to: Connect with friends, family, and local services and resources.... Read more