Wareham March for Meals a Success

Howard Goodwin with Judy Whiteside, Wareham Selectwoman

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency that serves older adults and individuals with disabilities throughout the greater Brockton and Plymouth county area, recently organized a "March for Meals" in Wareham. March for Meals is part of Meals On Wheels Association of America's (MOWAA) national … [Read more...]

Old Colony Elder Services Appoints Alisa DeLage, LCSW, MSW As Home Care Program Manager

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency that serves older adults and individuals with disabilities, has appointed Alisa DeLage, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, as Home Care Program Manager. In her new role, Ms. DeLage oversees the Home Care Program's supervisors, care managers and operations. … [Read more...]

“Caring for Veterans Experiencing the Impact of Serious Illness” Presentation on May 11th

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency that serves older adults and individuals with disabilities throughout the greater Brockton and Plymouth county area, is collaborating with HopeHealth, the Plymouth Veterans Services, and the Plymouth Senior Center on a presentation for veterans diagnosed with a … [Read more...]

Old Colony Elder Services Appoints LeNay Harper as Community Programs Manager

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency that serves older adults and individuals with disabilities, has appointed LeNay Harper as Community Programs Manager. Ms. Harper has more than two decades of experience in the non-profit, public and private sectors. In her new role at OCES, she is … [Read more...]

Old Colony Elder Services Announces Lunch & Learn Session on April 15th at Marshfield COA

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency that serves older adults and individuals with disabilities throughout the greater Brockton and Plymouth county area, will offer a nutrition workshop on April 15, 2015 entitled "Carbohydrates in Your Meals" at the Marshfield Council on Aging (COA) located at 230 … [Read more...]

Litecontrol Corporation Donates to Old Colony Elder Services’ Emergency Fund

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency that serves older adults and individuals with disabilities, has recently received a $3,500 donation for their Emergency Fund from Litecontrol Corporation of Hanson and Plympton. Litecontrol Corporation's generous donation to the Emergency Fund will help … [Read more...]

Old Colony Elder Services Offers 6-Week Diabetes Self-Management Program for Seniors at Rockland COA

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults and individuals with disabilities throughout the greater Plymouth County and Brockton areas, will offer a six-week Diabetes Self-Management Program at the Rockland Council on Aging (COA), located at 317 Plain Street. The Diabetes … [Read more...]

Old Colony Elder Services Receives MA Emergency Relief Grant to Provide Emergency Shelf Stable Food for Meals on Wheels Recipients

The Massachusetts Emergency Relief Grant Program awards grants to be used in the development, implementation and expansion of emergency relief programs in the Commonwealth of MA.  Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults and individuals with disabilities, has been awarded a $3,450 … [Read more...]

10 Honored at Old Colony Elder Services Staff Meeting

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults and individuals with disabilities throughout greater Brockton and Plymouth county, recognized 10 employees for their years of service in a ceremony held at OCES. Diana DiGiorgi, Executive Director of OCES, thanked all staff and presented … [Read more...]

Old Colony Elder Services Offers Tips for Family Caregivers During the Holiday Season

According to the Family Caregiver Alliance-National Center on Caregiving, 29 percent of the U.S. adult population cares for someone who is ill, disabled or aged.* The National Alliance for Caregiving reports that there are approximately 66 million unpaid caregivers providing chronic and long-term care to family members. Old … [Read more...]