Antiques Appraisal Fair returns Oct. 13

What’s in your attic? And what is it worth? Find out at the Antiques Appraisal Fair to be held on Saturday, Oct. 13, sponsored by MAC, Inc., the Area Agency on Aging, and the Westside Historical Society. The event will be held at MAC, located at 909 Progress Circle in Salisbury, off Snow Hill Road.…

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The latest on prescription coverage change for MD retirees

The following was released today by the office of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan Governor Larry Hogan, General Assembly Provide Assistance to State Retirees Transitioning to Medicare Part D Will Reimburse Out-of-Pocket Expenses; Provide Additional Aid for Low-Income Retirees ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan, together with Senate President Thomas V. “Mike” Miller and Speaker of the House Michael…

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Live well, age well

Here’s a nod to May as Older American’s Month, and its theme, “Engage at Every Age.” MAC, Inc., the Area Agency on Aging, and the National Council on Aging are committed to helping all Americans live well and age well. Here are a few ways to improve your life – or the life of an…

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Open enrollment help offered throughout the Lower Shore

The Medicare open enrollment period is fast approaching! MAC, Inc., the Area Agency on Aging, is here to help you navigate the Medicare maze and pick out the prescription plan which best suits your needs. MAC is offering a series of free Medicare open enrollment events throughout the Lower Shore, featuring one-on-one counseling with members…

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New Medicare cards are coming

New cards designed to help decrease chance of identity theft Coming soon to a mailbox near you: new Medicare cards for beneficiaries. The new cards are being issued with the goal of decreasing Medicare beneficiaries’ vulnerability to identity theft, by replacing the Social Security-based number from Medicare identification cards with a new and unique Medicare…

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Share the Love with area seniors

On the Lower Shore, many senior citizens are without adequate nutrition. They may lack the funds to purchase food or lack transportation to a grocery store; many are simply too physically frail to be able to stand at a stove and prepare a meal. Seniors suffering from inadequate nutrition can become more vulnerable to falls,…

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Learn coping skills needed to manage your diabetes

A class, Living Well With Diabetes, will be held Wednesdays, Jan. 17 to Feb. 21, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at MAC, Inc. Participants will get the effective coping skills they need to manage their diabetes. Topics will include healthy eating and managing stress. The class will be led by highly trained peer leaders,…

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