news & updates
June 2022 | Issue 17
Summer Planning
Understand Your Options
For many, weighing their elder care options can be daunting and overwhelming but we want to take the stress out of this for you.

Especially with the ever-changing healthcare landscape in these post-COVID times, we thought it might be helpful to put together a brief list of Frequently Asked Questions that can help with understanding home care, specifically.

A Reminder of "Safety First" During National Safety Month
According to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 36 million falls are reported among older adults each year and this is problematic as these falls often result in costly hospital visits, lengthy rehabilitation stays and even death.

Ensuring the safety of you and/or your loved one in your environment is critical when it comes to maintaining independence and living your best life.

New Employee Announcement
Welcome back to the ABC Family,
Bridget Lancto!
She worked for us 16 years ago and now she is back and we could not be happier. Please join us in welcoming Bridget Lancto as one of our newest ABC Care Coordinators!

While she is originally from Everett, Bridget now resides in Wakefield with her husband and three fur babies. Outside of work, she likes to shop and spend time with her nieces and she loves travelling- especially to Disney World!

Bridget is working hard getting to know everyone and is excited to work with all of you! Take a moment to introduce yourself- she would love to meet you!
Upcoming Event
Minuteman Senior Services' Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon on June 29, 2022
It has been quite a while since we have all been able to gather to celebrate the incredible volunteers who dedicate their time to helping the deserving seniors in their communities.

However, things are looking up as this year Minuteman Senior Services is finally able to host their Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon and we are proud to be a 2021-2022 Volunteer Recognition Campaign Sponsor!