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Lion Pharmacy Donates$1 for Every Flu Shot

Lion Pharmacy has partnered with the Golden Connections Community Center to help the community stay healthy during flu season. For every flu shot given at Lion Pharmacy the company will donate $1.00 to the community center. Please consider using Lion Pharmacy as your preferred flu shot provider this fall and winter season.

Free Medicare Counseling

Get Help Navigating Medicare  The York County Area Agency on Aging’s APPRISE Program will offer free personalized counseling during Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period, which begins Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7. The annual enrollment period is when Medicare beneficiaries can review their coverage and determine if health and prescription plans continue to meet their needs. By […]

THE STATE OF SENIOR HUNGER IN AMERICA 2015 REPORT

Earlier this month, Feeding America and The National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH) released The State of Senior Hunger in America in 2015, a study on food insecurity among seniors in the U.S. The report shows that 5.4 million seniors age 60 or older (8.1 percent) were food insecure in 2015, the most recent […]

Meals on Wheels Scam – Berks County

Meals on Wheels Phone Scam Affecting PA Seniors Reading, PA—Berks Encore would like to alert Berks County senior citizens to a new Meals on Wheels scam.  Berks Encore Meals on Wheels clients have reported being contacted by scammers claiming to represent Meals on Wheels; the scammers request personal information. The scammer asks the individual to […]

Medicare Agent Scam – Wyoming County

Medicare scam Reports from Wyoming County, Pa state that an individual misrepresenting himself as a Medicare agent is making appointments for house visits with beneficiaries to discuss their benefits. The individual drives a silver Jeep Liberty with a New York license plate. The individual allegedly introduces himself as Barry Felps or Phelps. This is a […]