By now, everyone over the age of 65 years should have received their letter from Alberta Seniors Benefits. This letter provides you with information on your eligibility for Financial Assistance, Dental Assistance, and Optical Assistance.
To receive benefits from both the Federal Government and Provincial Government, it is essential that each person submits their income tax forms, otherwise you run the risk of having your benefits cut off. All benefits are based on your income tax information.
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It's HERE, spring has finally sprung and many of you have been busy in your yards and preparing your gardens. Spring is such and exciting time for renewal and all things new. As part of our upcoming celebrations for Seniors Week, Seniors Outreach will be hosting several bus trips as many of you will be ready for a road trip after such a long winter close to home. On Friday May 30th we have the Calgary Philharmonic at the Jack Singer Concert Hall in Calgary, this trip leaves at 8:00 am from the o

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The Provincially recognized Seniors Week is fast approaching. The first week in June every year is designated as Seniors Week, a time we celebrate the many seniors in our communities. Seniors Outreach is proud to celebrate the many incredible seniors living in Kneehill County. We have schedule a variety of activities that will hopefully meet different interests. Here is a summary of the Seniors Week events planned for this year so don't miss out on any that pique your interest.
• On Friday, May 3

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After further investigation, it appears that Maple Care Pharmacy is licensed with the Alberta College of Pharmacists. It just began operation in January, 2014 and is a new type of service that offers only diabetic testing supplies. While it is not in partnership with the Ministry of Health or Alberta Health Services, I have to correct the information printed earlier that it was a scam. The Alberta College of Pharmacists assured me that it was legitimate. My apologies to Maple Care Pharmacy. I do

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