Director’s Corner

Director’s Corner

Read the latest from our Program Director, Cynthia Bjorlie M.D.

Caregivers Needed!

Caregivers Needed

AFCNS is in need of caregivers! Whether you are interested in providing short-term care (which usually spans about a week) or welcoming a client into your home as their full-time home care placement, we’d love to connect with you. All types of caregivers, regardless of the term of care, must provide their clients with: a […]

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Opportunities for Summertime Fun

Summer activities are getting organized, and now is the time to think about booking a spot. Camps offer all sorts of activities, like arts and crafts, sports, outdoor games and more. We’ve put together a list of summer camps that offer programs for adults with special needs. As always, we are available to help you […]

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Spreading the Love on Valentine’s Day

AFC + Meals on Wheels Valentine's 2021

This year, our AFCNS community came together with SeniorCare Inc. and Meals on Wheels to make Valentine’s Day a little bit brighter. We made hundreds of homemade Valentine’s Day cards, delivered them to seniors in Essex County and got so many smiles in return! We were all feeling the love.

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Sweet Treats!

The best kettle corn in the world is made by our very own Mel & Maureen Hidalgo, “The Kettle Masters of New England.” This year they made 50 extra bags, and we hand-delivered them to as many adult day health centers as we could. We hope that everyone enjoyed this salty and sweet treat!

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Various Stuff (COVID-Free!)

We know that insurance is tricky. Insurance plans are incredibly complicated. The rules and the names seem to change constantly. There are SCOs, HMOs, PPOs and who knows what else. There is MassHealth, CommonHealth, Medicare, Medicaid plus variations of all of these. If you don’t keep up with the paperwork, sometimes you find yourself in […]

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