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September 16, 2014
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Special presentation on gambling for senior citizens


WAYNE COUNTY — The Wayne County Area Agency on Aging will host a special program about gambling and gambling addictions for seniors. Wayne County has three Senior Center locations and will have two events at each location. The morning session will be for staff, caregivers and family members of seniors who would like to learn more about the problem signs of gambling. The second session at each center will be for seniors to be able to identify possible signs of gambling problems in their friends or loved ones.

The time for professionals, caregivers and family members is 9 to 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 12 noon for senior center participants. The dates and locations are Wednesday, April 9 at the Honesdale Senior Center; Tuesday, April 15 at the Hawley Senior Center; and Thursday, April 17 at the Hamlin center.

The presenter will be Michael D. Donahue. Call at least 24 hours in advance if you are interested in joining them for lunch and two days prior for transportation. Visit aging.co.wayne.pa.us for more information.