Upcoming OSR Events
Public Hearing-Older Americans Act of 1965 @ Koehler Senior Center – October 17
Harvest Jamboree at Putnam County Golf Course – October 30, 31, November 1
Holiday Parties at Putnam County Golf Course – December 4, 5, 6
ANNUAL HARVEST JAMBOREE – October 30th, 31st & November 1st
OSR will host its annual Harvest Jamboree at the Putnam County Golf Club. Koehler Friendship Center will attend Oct. 30th; Putnam Valley and Cold Spring Friendship Centers will attend Oct. 31st; Carmel Friendship Center will attend Nov. 1st. Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Tickets will be available starting Oct. 2nd. Please see your Site Manager for details. Flyer-Harvest Jamboree All 2017
FALL 2017 PUBLIC FLU CLINICS
The Putnam County Board of Health will be offering the HIGH DOSE FLU VACCINE to the residents of Putnam County. There are 3 public flu clinics scheduled: Sept. 25th, 2:00-6:30 p.m. at Carmel Fire Department; Oct. 18th, 2:00-6:30 p.m. at the Garrison Fire Department; Oct. 23rd, 2:00-6:30 p.m. at the Carmel Fire Department. The cost for the vaccine is $25.00. The vaccine is free to those 65 years and older with Medicare Card. Please bring proof of residency. Click here Flu Clinics for 2017-Public for information about the clinics. To download the required vaccine consent form, click here Seasonal Flu Consent Form
Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 10:00 a.m., William Koehler Senior Center, 180 Route 6, Mahopac
Pursuant to the provision of the Older Americans Act of 1965, a Public Hearing will be conducted by the Office for Senior Resources. The purpose of this hearing is to consider the 2018 annual plan update to the ANNUAL PLAN OF THE OLDER AMERICANS ACT, the New York State Community Services for the Elderly and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. Interested parties will be given the opportunity to speak at the Public Hearing , limited to 10 minutes per speaker. Anyone wishing to speak must call 845-808-1700. A written copy of your testimony must be submitted by close of business 10/12/17 to email@example.com with Public Hearing in the subject line. An abstract of the plan will be available for public review prior to the hearing. The facility is accessible to meet the needs of those who may have a disability and accommodations will be provided, upon reasonable request, to afford such individuals access and admission to the Public Hearing. Should any accommodations be needed, please contact 845-808-1700 by 10/3/17.
MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT / October 15 – December 7, 2017
For health insurance information, counseling and assistance, please contact our HIICAP Coordinator, Lynn Hill, at 845-808-1700 extension 47115.
Home Energy Assistance Program – HEAP – opens November 13, 2017