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Prime Times

Prime Times is an insert to the Gaylord Herald Times that appears on the first or second Wednesday of every month.  It is targeted toward older adults but can be enjoyed by everyone!  The Otsego County Commission on Aging includes a feature article within each insert which highlights activities, programs or services offered by the agency.  The feature articles for each month can be accessed by clicking on the links listed below.

Prime Times OCCOA Feature Articles:  

August 2017 Prime Times Article
OCCOA Announces Healthy Aging Activities Coordinator! 

April 2017 Prime Times Article
OCCOA Volunteering from the Heart!

November 2016 Prime Times Article
Your Starting Point for Services is Pamela Carlson, RN

September 2016 Prime Times Article
New Team Carries on a Legacy of Helping and Caring!

April 2016 Prime Times Article
What's the Buzz? BeBloomin Makes Magical Moments Possible!

August 2015 Prime Times Article
What's the Buzz? BeBloomin Pilot Program is Buzzin' Along in the Touch Screen Phase!

May 2015 Prime Times Article
What's the Buzz? - Fourteen Community Partners Announced!

April 2015 Prime Times Article
"Celebrate Service" with the OCCOA during National Volunteer Month!

March 2015 Prime Times Article
What's the Buzz? BeBloomin Pilot Program Trainigs Move Ahead!

February 2015 Prime Times Article
What's the Buzz? Otsego County is the site for an exciting new pilot program!

August 2014 Prime Times Article
Election Day - Right?  Responsibility? Entitlement?  Privilege?

July 2014 Prime Times Article
OCCOA empowers independent living!

June 2014 Prime Times Article
2014 OCCOA Changing Along with our Older Adults 

May 2014 Prime Times Article
It's Fifty Years Later and Dylan was Right!

October 2013 Prime Times Article
Well-Being Clinic - Regular Maintenance for Us!

September 2013 Prime Times Article
Something to Chew on . . . OCCOA Meal Programs!

August 2013 Prime Times Article
Medical Transportation Program fills an important need!

July 2013 Prime Times Article
Honored Industry Award Will Be Shared Among Many

June 2013 Prime Times Article
Senior Project FRESH Applications being accepted!

May 2013 Prime Times Article
Not Your Father's Retirement?

April 2013 Prime Times Article
Want to feel better?  Try Volunteering!

March 2013 Prime Times Article
Things I've Learned in the Past Four Years

February 2013 Prime Times Article
Caring for someone with memory loss?   Have you checked out all options?

January 2013 Prime Times Article
A Prayer to Start the New Year

December 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
"Food" for the Heart!

November 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
Fall:  The Beauty and the Danger

October 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
Are You Living Well With Your Chronic Condition?

September 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
How the Advocacy Department Helps You Along Life's Journey!

August 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
Parkinson Support Group Offers Education and Support!

July 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
Buddy, Can You Spare Some Change?

June 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
Senior Project FRESH is back!

May 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
It's All In How You Look At Things!

April 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
The "Spirit of Volunteerism" is alive and well in Otsego County!

March 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
Learn how Michigan's New Estate Recovery Law may Affect You!

February 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
Person-Centered Care and The Rolling Stones!

January 2012 Prime Times Feature Article
Person-Centered Care Leads OCCOA to Added Services!

December 2011 Prime Times Feature Article
OCCOA Board of Directors - Serving Otsego County since 1979!

November 2011 Prime Times Feature Article
Join us for the Walk to End Alzheimer's scheduled for November 12th!

October 2011 Prime Times Feature Article
Gaylord Walk to End Alzheimer's scheduled for November 12th!

September 2011 Prime Times Feature Article
Let OCCOA be a part of your "Network of Care"!

August 2011 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Gaylord Memory Walk, Swim, Skate for Alzheimer's scheduled for November 12th!

July 2011 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
"Thank You" RSVP Medical Transporters!

June 2011 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Senior Project FRESH will start in June!

May 2011 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
New Computer Club Targeted for Older Adults!

April 2011 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Let us help you honor the special people in your life!

March 2011 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
"Visit" Greece at the next International Luncheon!

February 2011 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Meet Millie!

January 2011 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Don't become a victim of fraud!

December 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
OtsegoCountyCOA.org - available around the clock!

November 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
It's important to keep learning - no matter how old you are!

October 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Join in the fight to end Alzheimer's!

September 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
MiCafe provides food for the elderly!

August 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Volunteerism is alive and well in Otsego County!

July 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Expert scheduled to speak on retirement planning!

June 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article

Senior Project FRESH kickoff scheduled in June!

May 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Community Survey Identifies two much-needed programs!

April 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Adult day services - putting purpose back into life!

March 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
OCCOA - Mission Driven!

February 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
OCCOA/RSVP Free Tax Assistance Program to begin in February!

January 2010 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Technology and Aging Program possible through MSU Partnership!

December 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Technology and Aging Project expands this Otsego County couple's world!

November 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Medicare Part D re-enrollments start this month - do you need a different plan?

October 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Alzheimer's is on the rise and we're on the MOVE to end it!
~ Join us November 7th for the Memory Walk, Swim, Skate for Alzheimer's.

September 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Survey will provide a "voice" for your future needs!

August 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Meet Annie Mayer, OCCOA's Accountant and Finance Coordinator!

July 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Protect yourself against this growing crime!

June 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Leave a Legacy ~ leave a lasting gift to OCCOA!

May 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
At OCCOA, every month is Older Americans Month!

April 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Alpine Workshop - Volunteering builds community relationships!

March 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
OCCOA - Otsego Haus - Providing a really good day!

February 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
OCCOA - Providing in-home services from the heart!

January 2009 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article

Transitions in Life made easier!

December 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
OCCOA fall prevention programs now include Tai Chi!

November 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
We're on the MOVE to end Alzheimer's!  Please join us November 8th!

October 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Student Intern Program inspires geriatric healthcare careers!

September 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Don't Miss this Important Medicare Part D Meeting!

August 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article

Gaylord's Community Band - Nurturing souls and mentoring young musicians!

July 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Congregate Meal Program meets nutritional and social needs!

June 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article

Expand family communications by participating in an exciting research study!

May 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article

Senior Project FRESH kickoff scheduled in June!

April 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article

Mark your calendars for National Volunteer Appreciation Week!

March 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Meeting willl honor cultural diversity!

February 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Otsego Haus - Thank you for a wonderful day!

January 2008 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
How will Michigan's New Estate Recovery law affect you?

December 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Parkinson Support Group - Come see what we're all about!

November 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Caring for loved ones with Alzheimers

October 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Memory Walk 2007 - Mark your calendar!

September 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Medicare Part D - Is Your Plan Changing?

August 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Volunteering - What does it mean to you?

July 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Everyone needs someone to talk to!

June 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Educational Breakfasts - Quality information at a low price!

May 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Container Gardening - Staying mentally fit!

April 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Senior Project FRESH - A Community "win/win" program!
 

March 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
"Meals on Wheels" - Helping and caring through community partnership!

February 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Educational Breakfasts - You're never too old to learn!

January 2007 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
Co-worker's retirement decision wasn't easy.

December 2006 Prime Times OCCOA Feature Article
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