COVID-19 Volunteer Opportunities

Are you looking for ways to help your neighbors during the COVID-19 outbreak? Helping Hands with Heart is working with United Way to recruit volunteers in our community to assist those in need. To sign up: Visit the United Way of Eastern Maine website Voice or text message (207) 408-8040 Email United Way also …
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Caregiver Book Club: The Time Keeper

Pine Tree Hospice’s Caregiver and Bereavement Book Club will discuss Mitch Albom’s The Time Keeper on Thursday, March 19 at 3:30 pm. This wonderful small book encourages the reader to stop marking off every minute of our lives and to live each  moment. The Caregiver and Bereavement Book Club is geared toward those who are, …
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Caregiving & Bereavement Book Club: Nov 19

Pine Tree Hospice’s Book Club meets on November 19th from 3:30-5:00 pm at the Thompson Free Library. Our November reading is Juan F. Thompson’s Stories I Tell Myself. This is an engrossing read by the son of Gonzo Journalist Hunter S. Thompson and is for anyone who has cared for, and lost, an important figure …
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Savvy Caregiver Training

Caring for a family member or friend with dementia? The Savvy Caregiver Training can help. Eastern Area Agency on Aging will hold this program from 10 am to noon at the Thompson Free Library on October 31, November 7, 14 and 21 and December 5 and 12. The Savvy Caregiver Program is designed to train caregivers …
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