Category Archives: Healthy Aging

Posts about the JFS Healthy Aging Program

Attend a Lunch and Learn on September 17th… “The Nitty Gritty Guide To Aging In Place”

Join us on September 17th for a Healthy Aging Lunch and Learn focused on anticipating the challenges of growing older. Click to read more and sign up! Continue reading

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Join Our Team of JFS Patient Navigators – Next Training: Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Volunteer in your free time and help frail older adults get the medical care and information they need to manage their heath, improve their quality of life and live independently in the community. Click to learn more! Continue reading

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Attend a Lunch and Learn in Natick on July 30th ⁠– Staying Safe…Self-Defense Strategies For Older Adults

Please join us for a lunch and discussion to learn and talk about self-defense strategies and techniques for older adults. Click to learn more. Continue reading

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JFS Patient Navigator Program Gathers for Annual Appreciation BBQ!

Recently, volunteers with the JFS Patient Navigator program gathered for an annual appreciation BBQ and celebration of a 10 year Sustaining Grant awarded by the Cummings Foundation.  Continue reading

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Attend a Lunch and Learn in Natick on June 19th – Creating Conversations around LGBT Older Adults

Please join us for a 60 minute lunch and discussion to learn and talk about people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. Click to learn more. Continue reading

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Join Our Team of JFS Patient Navigators – Next Training: Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Volunteer in your free time and help frail older adults get the medical care and information they need to manage their heath, improve their quality of life and live independently in the community. Click to learn more. Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Patient Navigator Program Receives Cummings Foundation 10 Year Sustaining Grant

The Cummings Foundation Sustaining Grant provides long term stabilization to the JFS Patient Navigator program. The program also plans to expand its reach to the area’s older adult LGBTQ community. Click to learn more. Continue reading

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