Old Colony Elder Services Appoints Maureen Hennessy as HR Manager

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults and individuals with disabilities, has recently appointed Maureen Hennessy as Human Resources Manager. In her new role, Ms. Hennessy will have overall responsibility for Human Resources, Professional Development functions and general office support. For nine years previous to OCES, Ms. Hennessy served as the […]

Old Colony Elder Services Offers Calcium & Osteoporosis Workshop in Carver

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers, is offering a Calcium & Osteoporosis Workshop on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. at South Meadow Village, 36 Spruce Court, Carver, MA 02330. This free workshop will cover the connections between calcium and osteoporosis and […]

Old Colony Elder Services Announces Caregiver Support Group at Hanson Senior Center

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults and individuals with disabilities, offers a Caregiver Support Group on the second Tuesday of each month, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Hanson Senior Center, 132 Maquan Street, Library/Senior Center Building, Hanson, MA 02341. The Caregiver Support Group is for family caregivers of older adults […]

Old Colony Elder Services Offers Six-Week Program for Family Caregivers Beginning September 16th

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults and individuals with disabilities, is offering a “Powerful Tools For Caregivers” six-week educational program for family caregivers. The class meets on Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Emmanuel House Residence, 25 East Nilsson Street, Brockton, MA 02301. The class begins September 16, 2014 […]

Traveling Chef Whips Up Delicious Meals at Two Congregate Meal Sites

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers throughout the greater Brockton and Plymouth county area, offers themed specialty meals prepared by the “Traveling Chef” at two congregate meal sites in August. OCES’ congregate meal sites provide hot, nutritious noontime meals Monday through Friday to […]

Old Colony Elder Services’ Congregate Meal Sites Offer Special Meals, Activities & Camaraderie

Old Colony Elder Services’ (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers throughout the greater Brockton and Plymouth county area, offers themed and holiday meals at their congregate meal sites. Congregate meal sites provide hot, nutritious noontime meals, Monday through Friday. The meal sites are located at local Councils […]

Old Colony Elder Services Launches “Tai Chi for Healthy Aging” Pilot Program for Older Adults

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers throughout greater Brockton and Plymouth County, has recently launched “Tai Chi for Healthy Aging” community based classes for Older Adults at the Hanover Senior Center, 665 Center Street, Hanover. Tai Chi for Healthy Aging is an evidence based […]

60 Marched Against Elder Abuse in Brockton

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults and individuals with disabilities, joined forces with the Brockton Council on Aging (COA) and HarborOne Bank to “March Against Elder Abuse”. On June 13th, 60 members from the community and the three organizations marched down Main Street in Brockton in an effort […]

It’s About Time – Fun Workshop Teaches Caregivers How to Relax and More

Old Colony Elder Services (OCES), the Brockton based regional agency serving older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers is sponsoring “It’s About Time”, a special workshop for family caregivers of older adults and grandparents raising grandchildren. This workshop is being offered in partnership with the Duxbury Council on Aging (COA). Funding is provided through a generous grant […]