Old Colony Elder Services
OCES will celebrate 40 years on April 29, 2014

Monthly Q & A

Too Late For Seniors To Stop Smoking?

When you are older, is it ever too late to quit smoking?

No. It’s never too late to stop smoking. An estimated 9% of Americans over age 65 are smokers. The leading cause of preventable death is from smoking— 480,000 people die in the United States from smoking each year. Read more.

Past Q&A Reports

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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August is National Immunization Awareness Month

You never outgrow the need for immunizations. Being healthy means the same thing for all of us—getting and staying well so we can lead full, active lives. That means we need the tools and information to make healthy choices and prevent illnesses. The specific immunizations you need as an adult are determined by factors such as your age, lifestyle, risk conditions, travel, and previous vaccines. Talk to your doctor about what is recommended for you.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services: Immunizations

What Vaccines are Recommended for You

Prevention of the Flu