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News and community information from Washington Hancock Community Agency.

Anne Ossanna Honored by the Maine Gerontological Society

On June 11, 2015, Anne Ossanna, LSW was named a Fellow of the Maine Gerontological Society at that entity's annual meeting, held in Bar Harbor.  Maine Gerontological Society (MGS) Fellow ...
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Blue Hill Adult Day Service Program Has Openings

Friendship Cottage Adult Day Service Program in Blue Hill has openings for new participants.  The program provides activities, meals, personal care, showers and medication administration for older adults who may ...
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Flash in the Pans Benefit Concert for At Home Downeast

On Monday, June 29 2015 at 7:30 PM, Flash in the Pans will hold a benefit concert in Blue Hill at Town Park. Flash in the Pans is a steel drum band, ...
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Upcoming Veterans Resource Fairs

WHCA is hosting two Veterans Resource fairs, one in East Machias on Saturday April 18, 2015; the other in Ellsworth on Saturday May 16, 2015, both from 10-2. The East ...
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Upcoming Senior Legal Clinic

If you are age 60 and over and have legal questions, you can get them answered at the FREE Senior Legal Clinic to be held on March 26.  The clinic ...
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WABI TV5 Reports on Homelessness in Washington and Hancock Counties

This week WABITV 5 is airing a two part story on homelessness in Washington and Hancock counties, featuring  WHCA's Supportive Services for Veterans Families staff Megan Burgess and WHCA Board President ...
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Thank you for making Warm a Winters Night IV event a big success!

Thank you to the Knights of Columbus, the Crown Vics, the Trish Mason Band, Bobbi Lane and the Grand for all of your efforts to make Sunday afternoon's event a huge ...
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To Warm a Winter's Night IV Coming Soon!

Good music for a good cause - that's the idea behind a local benefit that is returning to Ellsworth. The Knights of Columbus are once again sponsoring "To Warm a Winter's ...
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Fund Supports Laid Off Bucksport Verso Workers

With the support of local unions, the Washington Hancock Community Agency is pleased to announce the creation of the Bucksport Mill Crisis Fund, a fund to support the laid-off mill ...
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Healthy Peninsula Partnership Awarded MeHAF grant

Healthy Peninsula and the Thriving Downeast partnership has been awarded one of four competitive Maine Health Access Foundation (MeHAF) grants to develop programs that will provide support for families and ...
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Partners and Volunteers Celebrated at WHCA’s 2014 Annual Dinner

On October 28, 2014, the Washington Hancock Community Agency Board of Directors held its annual meeting at Big Cat Catering in Hancock.  Masters of ceremony for the evening were Betsy ...
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