Town of Mansfield, MA, Council On Aging, 255 Hope Street, Mansfield 02048 Phone: (508) 261-7368 Fax: (508) 339-4886

News for May 2016

HOLIDAY CLOSING FOR MEMORIAL DAY

WEEKLY GAMES

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE PART OF A STUDY?


HOLIDAY CLOSING FOR MEMORIAL DAY
The Council On Aging will be closed on Monday, May 30th. Memorial Day. There will be no programs, transportation services or meals. Please plan accordingly. return to menu

WEEKLY GAMES The COA is holding the following games weekly:

  • Bingo, Thursdays at 12:30 PM
  • Canasta, Mondays at 1:00 PM
  • Bridge, Wednesdays at 1:00 PM

Newcomers and beginners are welcome. For information, please call the COA at 508-261-7368. return to menu

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE PART OF A STUDY?
Are your health habits influenced by your friends, family or neighbors? Nursing students at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, are currently conducting research on how older adults are influenced by others regarding their health. You may participate in this study if

  • You are 65 years of age or older
  • Have more than 2 chronic health conditions
  • Live in the community and are available to take part in an interview lasting 90 minutes

Eligible participants will receive a $15 gift card for taking part in this study. Interested persons should contact Raeann LeBlanc, DNP, at 978-808-4994 or rgleblan@nursing.umass.edu. This study is open through 2016. return to menu