Seniors

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Meetings on the second Monday of every month start with a covered dish luncheon at noon, followed by a program of guest speakers or entertainment. Meetings are held at the Denton Church of the Nazarene, 10660 Greensboro Road, Denton. There are no meetings in July and August. Members donate their time, money, and goods to local non-profit organizations in the area. The group also sponsors a yearly free tax assistance service at each of the library branches. The tour committee sponsors trips that are open to the public.

Contact: 
Mary Lou Schoonover, Program Coordinator
410-482-6039
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Adult Protective Services Unit investigates vulnerable adult abuse (elder and non-elder), neglect, self-neglect and exploitation. The Adult Services Unit also offers services to seniors, services to non-aged adults, Project Home licensing and case management, In-Home Aide service, and Emergency Assistance to Adults. Provides referrals to homeless individuals during business hours, but those requiring homeless assistance outside of regular business hours can contact the Sheriff's Department at 410-479-2515.

410-819-4569
P.O. Box 400
Denton, MD 21629
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Runs the Meals on Wheels program, sponsors trips, has congregate meals, games, crafts, presentations, music, and blood pressure screening. Every Monday and Friday they take participants to the bank and shopping. Operates a program called SHIP (Senior Health Insurance Program) that assists Medicare beneficiaries, including those disabled medicare beneficiaries under age 65. Volunteers accepted. Always in need of drivers for Meals on Wheels program. Wheelchairs are available to be borrowed. Occasionally offers classes on how to use iphones, ipads, and laptops.

Contact: 
Carol Donohue, Senior Center Manager
410-479-2535
403 South Seventh Street
Suite 127
Denton, MD 21629
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Compass Regional Hospice provides hospice care for people of all ages in Caroline, Queen Anne's and Kent Counties. Hospice care is provided wherever you call home, including private residences, nursing homes and assisted living facilities. The six-bed Hospice Center in Centreville is a home-like setting in which patients receive around-the-clock residential and general inpatient hospice care. The three-bed residential Hospice Home in Denton owned by the Caroline Hospice Foundation and operated by Compass Regional Hospice opened in 2015. For patients diagnosed with a life-limiting illness who are not yet ready for hospice the Bridges pre-hospice program offers care and support for patients and their families. Through the Hope & Healing Center Compass Regional Hospice offers support groups, individual counseling, workshops and other programs that help adults, children and teens cope with grief following the death of a loved one.

Contact: 
Linda Mastro, Director, Marketing and Communications
443-262-4100
255 Comet Drive
Centreville, MD 21617
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Offers a broad spectrum of support to disabled students and adults, ranging from equipment to vocational training. Can assist with vehicle adaptations to customers based on eligibility and financial need. We also provide independent living services for vision disabled adults over 55.

410-770-4646 or 1-800-586-3824
8737 Brooks Drive
Suite 106
Easton, MD 21629
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Apartments for seniors and the disabled. Rent based on income. No Section 8 accepted. Management can also be reached at the Riverview Gardens office, 410-479-3654.

Contact: 
Penny Patrick, Regional Manager
410-479-2058
906 Gay St.
Denton, MD 21629
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Both Fairhaven Manor I & II are single bedroom apartments designed for the elderly, disabled, and handicapped. Rent is based on income. You must provide proof of your income and disability.

Contact: 
Lynn Greene, Office Manager
410-754-3466
P.O. Box 58
Federalsburg, MD 21632
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One bedroom elderly and 2 bedroom family apartments available. Rent based on income. Call or stop by for more details and an application. There is a waiting list.

Contact: 
Lynn Greene, Property Manager
410-754-5872
P.O. Box 163
Federalsburg, MD 21632
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Activities include but are not limited to music appreciation, physical fitness, wellness programs, arts and crafts, educational presentations, day trips, and special events. Seniors can also learn how to access the programs and services offered by Upper Shore Aging, Inc. in Caroline County. The Senior Center enjoys the support of many volunteers. Donations of cash or other gifts are used to expand Senior Center activities and programs, and are welcomed.

Contact: 
Jackie Acree, Director/Manager
410-754-9754
118 N. Main Street, Second Floor
Federalsburg, MD 21632
Services Provided: 

The facility offers two levels of care to meet the needs of residents. Some of the services include medication management, laundry and linen service, assistance with activities of daily living, three meals per day in the dining room, activity programs, private rooms with bath and handicapped accessible shower, free WiFi throughout the building, and a quick-call response team. Has volunteer opportunities.

Contact: 
Sandra Breaman, Assisted Living Manager
410-479-2371
701 South 5th Street
Denton, MD 21629