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Who doesn’t like a great tasting, good-looking cupcake? On Friday, October 24, you’re invited to sample some of the best in the area as the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) holds the 3rd Annual “Clash of the Cupcakes” at Derryfield Country Club. The fund-raising event features teams of professional bakers competing to earn the title “Best Cupcake 2014.” Those attending will vote to select a “People’s Choice” winner. READ MORE.
NASHUA – Is there a difference between cluttering and hoarding? What can be done…and how can family members work together to provide help and support when hoarding has taken control of a loved one’s life? The October Seniors Count workshop will feature a general discussion of the reasons people hoard and how to help them through the de-cluttering and/or de-hoarding process. Through actual case files, this session with review the most commonly hoarded items and the reasons individuals feel the need to hold on to them – even though the ramifications can be grave. READ MORE.
The Fuel Assistance Program (FAP) has begun taking applications for the winter season that runs from December 1, 2014 to April 30, 2015. Applications are currently being accepted from those vulnerable households with members who are Elderly (60 and over), disabled or have children under six years of age. The period September 1 –September 15 has been identified as the priority application period for any household that heats with a deliverable fuel. All qualified households can apply for assistance beginning September 16. Appointments are being scheduled now for September interview dates. READ MORE.