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OCES will celebrate 40 years on April 29, 2014

Monthly Q & A

Rheumatoid Arthritis

What are the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis?

The most common form of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which is a disease in which cartilage in your joints deteriorates. It affects roughly 27 million Americans, and it’s most common in people age 65 and over. Read more.

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All Around Care at Home

All Around Care at Home House

Welcome to your new home and
the home of the All Around Care at Home Program.

Find out more.


Sponsor a Senior

Our Nutrition Program is seeking individuals who are willing to Sponsor a Senior. Your monetary donation will help ensure that an elder in need will receive a daily, well-balanced meal.

View the flyer for more information.

Use our online form to Sponsor a Senior.

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July Summer Safety Tips

Elders and individuals with disabilities can live safe, active lifestyles, but it’s important to prepare for the hot, stormy summer months; being safe and healthy starts with being prepared! It is never too early to take precautions to protect yourself, family and pets during the hurricane season or to make simple changes in your fluid intake, activities and clothing during hot weather.

Extreme Heat

5 Disaster Prep Tips for Older Americans

Tips for Preventing Heat-Related Illness