Senior Citizens

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Midlothian Senior Citizens Pantry Forced To Close

Senior Citizens Food Pantry has been forced to move due to non payment of rent at the Midlothian ISD facilities.

CBS 11–01/15/2014

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Cutbacks & Sequestration Threaten Senior Citizen Program

If you closed your eyes and imagined a social gathering for senior citizens the one at Handley-Meadowbrook Community Center would probably come to mind. Now lack of funding is threatening a program that does a lot more than just run bingo games.

CBS 11–11/13/2013

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High-Tech Gadgets Monitor Seniors’ Safety At Home

It could mean no more having to check up on Mom or Dad every morning: Motion sensors on the wall and a monitor under the mattress one day might automatically alert you to early signs of trouble.

07/10/2013

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Dallas County To Hand Out Free Insect Repellent To Needy

Dallas County Health and Human Services is teaming up with a mosquito protection company to provide needy residents with insect repellent. DCHHS and Cutter® Insect Repellent will hand out free insect repellent to low-income residents and senior citizens.

08/28/2012

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Fire Hurts 2 People At Fort Worth Retirement Home

Officials said that two people were hurt early Thursday morning after a small fire at a North Texas apartment complex for senior citizens.

03/01/2012

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Zumba Gold Helps Senior Citizens Stay Fit

It can be hard for senior citizens to stay fit and active, but a specialized dance class is making sure that people of all ages can live a healthy lifestyle.

01/02/2012