Looking Forward

The official newsletter of the Rockland County Office for the Aging

Looking Forward is a bimonthly newsletter that offers information pertinent to seniors. It focuses on topics that provide help, suggestions and sources that keep you up-to-date with information sought by many seniors.

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Aug. 23, 2016
Looking Forward September/October 2016
There’s a lot of good information in this issue. Don’t miss the programs available at the JCC and at the libraries. There is an explanation of a great new income eligible program which has your heating equipment inspected and cleaned prior to the start of the heating season. Take note of the many [read more]
Jul. 13, 2016
Looking Forward July/August
Make sure to check out page 2 for the Farmers’ Market schedule for your fresh fruits and vegetables. There are several upcoming events described from page 3 – 6 offered by the JCC, Alzheimers’ Organization, some of our libraries and others. Please note the important information concerning [read more]
Jul. 13, 2016
Looking Forward May/June 2016
Remember to put the Power of Age, May 25, on your calendar! There's a lot of information regarding that enjoyable day on page 2 and 3 in the newsletter. There are many upcoming events coming up that are entertaining, fun, educational and thought-provoking. The newsletter includes great programs [read more]
Mar. 01, 2016
Looking Forward March/April 2016
Take note of the message from Rockland County Executive Ed Day and the information regarding the Power of Age on May 25th at Rockland Community College. There is a Medicare update included in this newsletter and an explanation of the Carfit Safety event being held at Helen Hayes Hospital on [read more]
Dec. 28, 2015
Looking Forward January/February 2016
Page 2 lists all of the services we offer at the Office for the Aging. There is a new mental health clinic, affiliated with VCS in New City, which provides outpatient mental health treatment. This newsletter contains a list of locations that offer free income tax preparation in several towns in [read more]
Oct. 28, 2015
Looking Forward November/December 2015
Look through the list on the first page to learn about all of the services offered by the Office for the Aging. Try to answer the questions on the test; see what you remember from the past. The answers are on the page after the test but...don't peek! There are great books being discussed at the JCC [read more]