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2 Elder Abuse Shelters Open In Oakland County, First In Michigan

Officials say 90,000 older adults in Michigan are victims of elder abuse and neglect every year

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2015

Belle Isle Fountain (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Belle Isle To Host Series Of Events For Metro Detroit Senior Citizens

A series of recreational and educational programs for seniors from Wayne, Macomb and Oakland counties is coming to Detroit’s Belle Isle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2015

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Tri-County Seniors Invited To Free Day At Detroit Zoo April 29

Senior Day will feature live music, tram tours, bingo, a senior resource area and zookeeper talks highlighting some of the zoo’s senior animal residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2015

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Residents Return To Rebuilt Senior Apartment Complex 6 Months After Deadly Fire

Now rebuilt better than new, the Leo Paluch Apartments was the site of a luncheon reunion for Janette Bazinet and other residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2015

Tom Kimble, the President for AARP Michigan, and Michigan Matters host Carol Cain (credit: Ken Bryant, Jr./CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: State Going Gray; Are We Ready?

Michigan is getting grayer by the year. By 2050, more than 25-percent of the state’s residents will be over the age of 65.

03/20/2015

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How To Plan A Trip With Your Grandchildren

Here are five great tips towards helping you plan the best and safest trip with your loving grandchildren.

02/18/2015

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Study: Falls Among Seniors On The Rise

According to a recent University of Michigan study, self-reported falls among seniors are up 30 percent in the last 12 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2015

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Fire At Senior Apartment Complex Leaves 1 Dead, At Least 6 Injured

At least one person is dead after fire rips through a senior apartment complex in Allen Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2014

(credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Senior Citizens Invited To FREE Day At The Zoo Today, April 30

It might be a little gloomy outside, but senior citizens are still encouraged to enjoy the Detroit Zoo for FREE on Wednesday, April 30.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2014

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Volunteers Needed To Pack Thanksgiving Meals For Seniors

The Detroit Area Agency on Aging is searching for about 200 volunteers to help deliver Thanksgiving meals to senior citizens across the region.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2013

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