Services & Programs

We offer a wide variety of services and programs for seniors in Eastern Maine. Browse our services below or choose a category on the left to filter. Or you may call our office to speak with a consultant at (207) 941-2865.

Penobscot County Triad

Friday, June 1, 2018

The first Triad began in Washington D.C. in 1988 and was comprised of AARP, the International Association of Chiefs of Police and the National Sheriffs’ Association. The organization has since grown. The Penobscot County Triad, one of several in the state, began in 1999. It is an organization which includes law enforcement, senior citizens, AARP, … Read More

Senior Strength

Friday, May 4, 2018

Using bodyweight, dumbbells, bands, and/or ankle weights to: Improve balance & coordination Build strength Reduce risk of falling Class Schedule

EnhanceFitness

Friday, May 4, 2018

Based on scientific research and input from older adults, EnhanceFitness® combines strength training, flexibility, and cardiovascular conditioning. All to GREAT music! With Erin Coltvet Class Schedule

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

Friday, May 4, 2018

A group exercise class for people with arthritis and/or arthritis-related disease, are new to exercise or have been sedentary for quite a while, or are returning to exercise after recovering from illness or injury.  This class provides safe ways to stay active, reduce pain, and move more easily.  Learn from a trained instructor how to … Read More

Novel Seniors Book Club

Friday, May 4, 2018

The Novel Seniors Book Club is a unique seniors club, where members meet to discuss the title of the day. This is a peer group where any intimidation of participating in a group setting is eliminated. Seniors who are home bound are more than welcome. They are provided with an 800 number to call so … Read More

Art

Friday, May 4, 2018

EAAA Wellness and Enrichment is excited to be able to offer art and crafting classes several times a month. These unique classes are hosted by local teachers and instructors who bring creativity and enjoyment to the Union Street classroom. Activities range from paper crafting to canvas painting and a variety of other activities.  Check out … Read More

Caregiver Services

Friday, May 4, 2018

Family Caregiver Program A caregiver is a family member, friend or neighbor who is an informal provider of care. As a person providing care for an older adult or a person with dementia you are faced with an enormous amount of responsibility and work. Often there are no others there to help you, and you … Read More

Health Insurance Counseling

Friday, May 4, 2018

State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) The SHIP is a federally-funded grant program with the mission to empower, educate, and assist Medicare-eligible individuals, their families, and caregivers through objective outreach, counseling, and training to make informed health insurance decisions that optimize access to care and benefits. SHIP is funded by the U.S. Administration for Community Living … Read More

Aging and Disability Resource Center

Friday, May 4, 2018

The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) seeks to address the frustrations many older adults, people with disabilities, and family members experience when trying to learn about and access long-term services and supports. The ADRC raises visibility about the full range of available options; provide objective information, advice, counseling and assistance; empower people to make … Read More

Healthcare Fraud

Friday, May 4, 2018

SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) is a program whose mission is to educate Medicare beneficiaries, their families and caregivers about Medicare benefits and to empower them to prevent, detect and report health care fraud, errors and abuse.  Through a partnership with the Maine Department of Health and Human Services-Office of Aging and Disability Services, the Area … Read More