Category Archives: Healthy Aging

Posts about the JFS Healthy Aging Program

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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Attend a Lunch and Learn in Wayland May 8th

Learn about the latest research about inflammation and its link to chronic health conditions and what you can do about it through diet, exercise and stress reduction. Space is limited, register today! Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed – Join JFS Patient Navigator in Helping LGBT+ Older Adults Access Healthcare in the Metrowest Area

JFS of Metrowest seeks LGBTQ/LGBTQ-Friendly volunteers to serve as Health Care Navigators for older adult (60+) LGBTQ Greater Framingham area residents. Click to learn how you can volunteer. Continue reading

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Get Fit this Spring – Join the JFS Healthy Aging Exercise Class in Framingham starting April 17th!

Classes run through June 12th – sign up today! Continue reading

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In Weeks Leading up to Passover, JWV of MA Gives Annual Donation to JFS’ Lucy and Joe’s Food Pantry

Donation from Jewish War Veterans of MA to JFS’ Food Pantry makes providing Passover meals to vulnerable community members all the more possible. Continue reading

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Share the Celebration Passover with an Isolated Elder

Bring the joy of Passover to an isolated elder through the JFS Kesher Y.O.U. program. Space is limited, sign up today! Continue reading

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Attend a Lunch and Learn, April 10th, Natick

Join Michael Schaus and Elizabeth Mattei as they present on “Seniors Bullying Seniors”. Space is limited, register today! Continue reading

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