BRAINTREE, MA — The city Division of Elder Affairs has organized two occasions to assist Braintree seniors keep match and luxuriate in themselves.
This 12 months, theDepartment of Elder Affairs will probably be internet hosting Senior Well being and Health Week from Oct. 13 to Oct. 20. Occasions will probably be held Tuesday by Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., on Friday
All occasions throughout Senior Well being and Health Week will happen open air on the Braintree Council on Getting old at 71 Cleveland Ave.
“The Division of Elder Affairs, all through this pandemic, has continued to step out of the field to create packages and supply providers for the older adults of our neighborhood,” Elder Affairs director Sharmila Biswas mentioned. “This will probably be an exquisite alternative for our older adults to spend time open air with pals, whereas sustaining all of the COVID-19 security protocols.”
Occasions for Senior Well being and Health Week embody cardio power and adaptability courses, courses on wholesome meals preparation, out of doors walks and dwell leisure. For a full checklist of the week’s occasions, click here.
All occasions are free and open to Braintree seniors, however donations will probably be accepted.
“We’re extraordinarily excited to have the ability to host Senior Well being and Health Week instead of our annual Pond Meadow Senior Stroll this 12 months,” Mayor Charles Kokoros mentioned in a press release. “Sharmila and the Division of Elder Affairs workers proceed to do an important job of planning these actions and packages for residents to get pleasure from.”
The division can be slated to host an outside bingo occasion at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 20. Out of doors bingo will probably be held on the Braintree Council on Getting old.
In compliance with social distancing and COVID-19 rules, company are inspired to start seating themselves open air at 9:30 a.m. previous to the occasion.
Senior Well being and Health Week and out of doors bingo are open to all Braintree seniors. Pre-registration is required, and residents can accomplish that by calling the Division of Elder Affairs at 781-848-1963.