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Digest

West Pasco Happenings

By TIMES STAFF
Published April 26, 2007


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Caregivers support group: The Aging Assistance sponsored Caregivers Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the administrative offices of Gulfside Regional Hospice, 6117 Trouble Creek Road, New Port Richey. The guest speaker will be Martha Gray, consultant for the SHINE program (Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Elders). The topic will be "What's New in Medicare?" For information, call Betty Croft (727) 847-1857.

Hospice new volunteer orientation: Pasco County's original hospice, Hernando-Pasco Hospice, will sponsor a new volunteer orientation from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at the Marliere Care Center, 6801 Rowan Road, New Port Richey. Lunch will be provided for attendees. To register, call Fred Blind (727) 863-9522.

Free legal help to elderly: Helping the Elderly with Legal Problems (HELP), a free service, will provide an attorney, who will offer one half-hour consultation appointment on Tuesday at CARES, Phil Mishkin Center, 7505 Rottingham Road, Port Richey. Appointments begin at 1 p.m. For an appointment, call (727) 862-9291.

[Last modified April 25, 2007, 23:20:07]


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