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Pharmacies that Deliver Near Me

Pharmacies that Deliver Near Me During the COVID-19 crisis you may want to have your medications delivered to your home. Pharmacies require your doctor to send them accurate information regarding the medication you are taking. It takes approximately 24 hours to fill prescriptions once the pharmacy receives the correct information from your doctor. City Name […]

Community Contacts for Seniors in Need or Volunteers due to COVID-19

Community Contacts for Seniors in Need or Volunteer This information was gather 3/18, 19, 20, 23. Updated 3/26 If you want to volunteer, contact the United Way at volunteer.uwri.org ***NOTE-You may need to verify your age, that you live in that community, and NEED help*** Barrington (2528) Call 401-247-1900 x384 email SeniorPt@Barrington.RI.gov   Bristol (4,175) […]

Grocery Stores with special shopping hours for Seniors & Individuals with Disabilities

Grocery Stores Offering Special Shopping Hours for Seniors and Disabled Individuals (as of Sunday 3/22/20 evening) Aldi’s 6am-7am Big Lots “first hour” BJ’s Wholesale Club 8am-9am (offers delivery) Brigido’s Fresh Market before10am (plus 5% discount every Wednesday) Clements Market Portsmouth 7am-8am Dave’s Market–  (effective March 20th)                       8 Larger Locations will be opening from 7:00 […]

Rhode Island Memory Cafe’s

Rhode Island Memory Cafe’s One of the most difficult parts of advancing neurodegenerative disorders, better known as dementia, is the isolation felt by the individual with the disease and their care partner. Memory Cafés began in the Netherlands, by Dr. Bere Miesen, a Dutch psychiatrist. He introduced the Memory Café concept in 1997 as a […]

Grandparents Who Parent-Grandfamilies or Skip-Generation Families

Grandparents Who Parent-Grandfamilies or Skip-Generation Families For some Seniors, the squeals and giggles of their visiting grandchildren are a welcome sound. Nationwide, the constant whir of grandchildren in motion is a daily event for more than 2.5 million grandparents caring for their grandchildren. Kinship care has been around since the beginning of time, however, the experience […]

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