Fall is really upon us with the trees losing their leaves, the amazing fall colours all around and the sound of swathers and combines in the fields. September also means back to school and for me, sending my “baby” off to college. Where does the time go?

With the changing of the seasons we may also experience SAD, which is know as seasonal affective disorder. For many sufferers, a change in the season and the transition to fall and winter seasons can make this time of year very unple

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Seniors Outreach - August 31, 2016

We have been very fortunate this summer to have Mackenzie Andrews, a Three Hills local, as our Canada Summer Job Grant student the past few months. Last Thursday was her last day at Seniors Outreach, as she prepares to head back to Red Deer to continue in her 2nd year of nursing studies at RDC.

Our staff, volunteers and clients have thoroughly enjoyed our time with Mackenzie. There was no hesitation for myself in hiring her, I knew she had the personality and qualities that would be a wonderful

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We hope everyone is having a wonderful summer! At Seniors Outreach we are beginning to plan for fall and all the wonderful adventures that come with the changing season! We are a volunteer based program which relies heavily on the amazing assistance we receive in volunteer hours worked. In 2015, our 197 volunteers accrued 12, 887 hours assisting our program, providing service to seniors and their families in Kneehill County.
We recently have had to reduce our service in some areas due to a very

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Are you aware of the Alberta Seniors Benefits Program (ASB)? The ASB program provides monthly income support to federal income sources including Old Age Security (OAS) and Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS).

Eligibility for a benefit is determined by:

• The type of accommodation you live in.

• Your marital/cohabitation status.

• Your income (combined with your spouse/partner’s income, if applicable, regardless of their age).

• Have lived in Alberta for at least three mo

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