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Maine Attorney General Janet T. Mills Warns of Imposter "Life Alert" Scam Targeting Elders

May 29, 2013

AUGUSTA- Maine Attorney General Janet T. Mills is warning Maine elders to be wary of a phone scam in which the callers lead you to believe they are eligible for a free life alert or medical alert device...



Off Campus: Caregivers of those with dementia overlooked, undersupported

January 14, 2013
People who care for loved ones with dementia provide 'free' care, often at high cost to themselves.

By LINDA SAMIAPORTLAND - Alzheimer's disease and other dementias are feared by most as we prepare to age gracefully with hopes and dreams. Unfortunately, Alzheimer's affects 1 in 7 persons, and the greatest...



EAAA Aging Innovations Award Winner

July 26, 2012
Eastern Area Agency on Aging Receives Prestigious Aging Innovations Award from the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a)

Eastern Area Agency on Aging announces that two programs, the Rural Community Based Caregiver Network and Novel Seniors Book Club, have been recognized by the National Association of Area Agencies...