The Seacoast Senior Expo will feature four speakers, who will share important information at the free Seacoast Senior Expo October 25, 2017, at the Kittery Community Center, 120 Roger Rd., in Kittery, ME. Visitors can also get free flu shots (with Medicare card), enjoy coffee ‘n donuts all day, and gather information from 30 exhibitors at the Kittery Senior Expo. See a list of exhibitors.

9:00    Barbra Domijan, Kindred at Home, will lead a circle discussion on what is home care, how do you figure out what you need, how to access home care, and what question to ask your prospective providers.

10:00 –  Preparing for Disaster – Maine Emergency Management Agency Information Officer Susan Faloon talks about the risk of many different natural and man-made disasters in Maine.  Now more than ever, it is important for us to take steps to be resilient as individuals. She will offer many preparation tips for keeping ourselves, and our communities safe and ultimately protecting our nation.

Seacoast Senior Expo speakers11:00 – Disabilty Rights Maine –Disability Rights Maine has several programs to assist Maine residents who are hard of hearing. One program, The Telecommunications Equipment Program (TEP) was established by state law to provide no/low cost adaptive telecommunications equipment to any Maine resident who cannot use their home’s conventional telephone due to a physical or cognitive disability. Debra Bare-Rogers and Scott Murray will talk about the program, who qualifies and how to apply, and give info on DRM’s free hearing aid program for residents who qualify.

12:00  Sponsor Avita of Wells is hosting a Medicare 101 session. Come hear an expert from United Healthcare talk about different enrollment options during open enrollment Oct. 25-Dec. 7.  Avita of Wells is hosting lunch for this speaker session.

For more information on the Seacoast Senior Expo, contact Deborah McLean at (207) 232-7847.

For immediate release Oct. 18, 2017

FMI: Deborah McLean, Maine Senior Guide, 207-232-7847 Speakers announced for Seacoast Senior Expo October 25, 2017 in Kittery