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Summer/Fall Intro to Medicare
Contact Lisa Schultz at BCC to register (910)755-7378. Classes are taught by BSRI SHIIP Coordinators and volunteers.
June 13 - Main BCC campus (Supply) Room B150
July 25 - Leland BCC Room 207
August 15 - Main BCC campus Room D121
September 19 - Main BCC campus (Supply) Room B103
October 3 - Leland BCC Room 207 (waiting for confirmation on this date)
December 5 - Southport BCC - Room 103
All classes are on a Thursday from 1-3 pm
Operation Fan Heat Relief Program
Limited amount of fans are available as of 5/29/19. First come first serve. Please contact case management.
Purpose: Contributions from Dominion Resources, Duke Energy Carolinas, Duke Energy Progress and Valassis Giving Committee through the Division of Aging and Adult Services are made available to Area Agencies on Aging (AAA) to purchase fans in support of Operation Fan Heat Relief (OFHR), a summer program intended to provide a more comfortable living environment and reduce heat-related illnesses.
Applicant Eligibility Criteria:
1. Must reside in a county designated by Contributors listed above;
2. Must be an adult: 60 years of age or older or with a disability;
3. Must have a home situation where a threat to health and well being exists