A listing of network events. A full listing of ALL meetings is listed at bottom.                                                     Scroll to bottom to see fliers.  Please only send jpg files for fliers.

I will only show events that are in jpg format. I do not convert or am able to make changes/formats or other technical aspects in order to share events on this page. Please only send simple jpg files or Word so I can cut and paste your details. Thank you in advance. N = Network    NE = Network/Education


Feb 22 Thurs 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM – at Holiday Maplewood Place in Malden - Sips & Soundtracks - from vinyl records to MP3s, music is a language we all understand. Come request your favorite songs from the DJ as we create a community playlist. Sing, dance and share while savoring scrumptious sips and dips, compliments of our culinary team.  RSVP via email (patty.crowley@atriaseniorliving.com) or via phone to Patty Crowley (781-324-4999).  Put on your dancing shoes and join our residents, their families, our team, and others within your professional network for what promises to be a terrific event!   


Feb 27 Tues 9:30am-10:30am- at Brookdale Cushing Park in Framingham   Join us via zoom for February’s Continuing Education Series: Ethical Role in the use of A.I. in Healthcare. We will begin at 9:30am and end around 10:30am. RSVP via email (phimah@brookdale.com) or via phone (508-628-7717). Get your continuing education credit as needed with Brookdale!


Feb27 Tues 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – at Carmel Terrace in Framingham -Senior Advocates and Referrals, Networking In-Person Meeting - Sponsored by Carmel Terrace/Dixie Emond, and Nina Sable Realtor.  Join us for a discussion about Seniors downsizing and or Aging in Place.  A little fun for February - Wear RED... Bring your best swag to share. Alex Wong from Hourly Work www.hourlywork.io. Learn all about this business and what it has to offer, share more about your business and how we can collaborate. RSVP to Nina Sable at Nina.Sable@Raveis.com or Dixie at demond@carmelterrace.org. Note: This usually takes place the fourth week of each month on Tuesday at 10:00 am.


Feb 28 Wed 1pm Elder abuse and neglect. Free live on-demand webinar. Sponsored by Right at Home. See Flier below


Feb 28 Wed 11:30-1pm Rivercourt Residences, 8 West Main St, Groton. Chili Bar Bingo. RSVP Sandy Becker 978-448-4122 sbecker@rivercourtresidences.com See flier below


Feb 28 Wed Speed networking 11-1pm Please join us for a Vendor ‘Meet & Greet’ with members of our Leadership Team where the format will be similar to (hold your laugh) ‘Speed Dating’. This promises to be a fun, engaging and informative event with the goal of connecting our professional partners, one on one and face to face, with our team. Each month we will host different disciplines who will have the opportunity to meet Lutheran Department Heads and Members of Our Clinical & Rehab Team. Please RSVP to Michele Morin by Feb 19th mmorin@lutheranrehab.com 978-855-3367 **SPACE IS LIMITED**


Feb 28 Wed 4-6pm  Meet our team & celebrate our recent Deficiency Free annual survey & AHA Certification! Dash on by for a delicious Italian dinner for two from one of our favorite local restaurants, & bottle of wine to go.  River Terrace Rehab & Healthcare Center 1675 Main St. Lancaster, Limited slots available; RSVP by February 26 by contacting Marie Achilles: 848.251.4741 MAchilles@mqshealth.com 


Mar 3 Sun 2:30-2:30pm - Wayland Free Library at 5 Concord Road in Wayland, MA – The Caregiver Journey: Ups, Downs, Obstacles & Resources. Join us for an interactive presentation about the different paths one can take when it comes to being a primary caregiver, aging in place/non-medical home care services, and starting hospice/palliative care. Presenters include Ellie Anbinder of CareGivers-Well Being, Angela Crocker & Niki Pugach from The Parmenter Foundation and Vikki Levine from Ezra Home Care, LLC. Attend in person or via Zoom. Register: https://tinyurl.com/wyl-caregiver


Mar 4 Mon CNA/HHA CLASSES START , 8am-2:30pm, For only 4 weeks -AT 572 Boston Road, Unit 20 Billerica, MA 01821. Other Trainings available; BLS/CPR for one day, MAP Certification for one week, ACLS course., ALZHEIMER Care Training, DEMENTIA Care Training and ELDER ABUSE PREVENTION Training. RSVP 


Mar 7 Thur SSN Boston North 12 noon The Delaney at the Vale, 300 Began Way Woburn


Mar 7 Thur 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM - Waltham Crossing Assisted Living in Waltham  - Waltham Senior Provider Networking Meeting – Please RSVP to Ron Trapasso at ronald@wilsongroupre.com so that he can keep Waltham Crossing informed about numbers.  Always held the first Thursday of the month!


Mar 7 Thurs 6:30pm (Doors at 5:30) - at 160 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459. Join your friends at Good Shepherd Trivia Night to support our marathon runners’ campaign. Gather your squad or come solo and join a team for a chance to claim the trivia crown and win raffle prizes! Registration as a single is $25, or sign up with your complete foursome for $100. The link to register is here and on the Good Shepherd website’s events page. The event is open to the public so you are welcome to invite friends & family to join your team! There is limited space, so register early! Contact Fiona Cusack at fcusack@gscommunitycare.org with any questions.


Mar 13 SSN Worcester 8am Residences at Orchard Grove, 258 Walnut Street, Shrewsbury


Mar 14 Thurs 5:30-8pm - at 160 Wells Avenue in Newton, MA 02459. Join your friends at Good Shepherd for pizza and a special screening of the NYT Critic's Pick documentary, A STILL SMALL VOICE. You are invited to stay for a brief, moderated discussion following the film. The link to register is here and on the Good Shepherd website’s Events page. Watch the trailer and read more about A STILL SMALL VOICE here. Contact Kate Bancroft at kbancroft@gscommunitycare.org with any questions


Mar 16 Sat  9:00 am - Mick Morgan's - 973 Providence Hwy (Route 1) Sharon - Mick Morgan's 5K for HESSCO & Meals on Wheels - Join Right at Home Foxboro's team for the 13th Annual Mick Morgan's 5k for HESSCO. This is a beautiful 5K race route with a fun start and finish at the Mick Morgan's Irish Pub in Sharon, MA. This race helps raise funds for HESSCO programs such as Meals on Wheels and home care services. HESSCO is the Area Agency on Aging for 12 communities in South Norfolk County. This race is fun, and festive and will kick-off the St. Patrick's Day celebrations and the road race season! The first 300 people who register will get a free t-shirt! Register here:  https://runsignup.com/Race/MA/Sharon/MickMorgans5KforHESSCO


Mar 20 Wed at St. Patrick's Manor in Framingham– Compassion Amid The Confusion. Alzheimer's  Disease Conference for Professional Caregivers. Featuring 5 expert speakers.  The $150 fee includes 6.0 Continuing Education Credits, certificate, lunch and parking.  Continental breakfast will also be served. Email Claire Henry at chenry@stpatricksmanor.org for more information.   Register HERE.  


April 19 Fri Antiques appraisal Event. Orchard Hill, 19 Gilmore Farm Road, Westborough 5:30-6:45 cocktails 7pm start RSVP Mary Abair 508-769-8896


Ongoing…  

* (Monthly Parkinson's Support Group!) First WEDNESDAY of every month 6:00 - 7:30 PM at The Falls at Cordingly Dam in Newton - Parkinson's Classroom - Understand. Educate. Support. - The complexity of Parkinson's Disease severely impacts families, caregivers and those with PD.  Our group provides opportunity of support through various educational topics, guest speakers from experts in the field of PD and meeting others who understand - facilitated by Niki Sinopoli LICSW, co-sponsored by Bob from Right at Home Boston Metro West. This group is for caregivers, family members, and those with PD - RSVP to Niki at niki@nextstepeldercare.com or 617-903-0076

Thursday – March 14 (we meet 2nd Thursday of every month)

 

Dear Worcester / Central Mass Senior Service Networkers,

 This is a reminder of our next meeting and the agenda.

Please be considerate of your time with other members when introducing yourself. We try to keep it to 30 seconds, however, if there are more than 30 people, time may be strictly enforced.

 

Location: Residences at Orchard Grove, 258 Walnut Street, Shrewsbury

Time:        8:00 network     Meeting starts 8:30     Ends by 9:30

 

AGENDA:

 1.     Welcome & thank you to our hosts. The host has time to showcase facility.

 

2.     Announcements and group news. Next meeting location.

 

3.     30 second introduction of your company/business, why you are different.

 

4.     Announcements - events, CEU's etc. Please keep it brief. Do you have fliers? Put them with the marketing material on the table.

 

5.     Jobs - availabilities/ people looking for jobs.

5 minute Spotlight:  

The email list will be circulated during the meeting. Please make any changes.

 We look forward to seeing everyone soon.

 Peter Yvanovich and Mike Zona.

 

COVID GUIDELINES: A mask may be required indoors on the premises. We will follow all mandated guidelines by the state and our hosts. This varies per location. We will email registered attendees directly should anything change prior to the meeting. We prefer only fully vaccinated attend (honor system). We have had a few exceptions based on medical issues. Please wear a mask if you are not fully vaccinated. Also, please do not attend should you be experiencing any symptoms. 

 

If there are school delays or cancellations in the town of the meeting due to the weather -

the meeting is cancelled.

Networking Groups Contact Michele or Loren for any additions or changes. mmorin@lutheranrehab.com cell 978-855-3367 or loren@curtinhomecare.com


  • WENG – Worcester Eldercare Networking Group 3rd Tuesday 8:30am 30 min networking 8:30-9, meeting and speaker 9-10am Virtual/in person/hybrid depending on speaker. No meetings July & August Contact Michele Morin mmorin@lutheranrehab.com or Patty Thibeault pthbibeault@notredamehealthcare.org
  • Senior Service Networking of Boston North 1st Thursday @ 8:30 am No charge. RSVP required. Location changes every month Contact John Natale 781-933-7205 John@safety-care.com Networking Groups Contact Michele or Loren for any additions or changes. mmorin@lutheranrehab.com cell 978-855-3367 or loren@curtinhomecare.com
  • SSN Central Mass/Worcester 2nd Thursday @ 8am No charge. Please RSVP. Usually 30+ people. Networking first ½ hour 8-8:30 am 9am to 9:30 am Host gets a ten min talk & Spotlight gets 5 mins. Everyone intro’s themselves. Peter Yvanovich 978-807- 0589 or Mike Zona at mzona@applehomecare.com
  • Senior Service Networking of Boston South (SSNBS) 3rd Thurs @ 8:30 am http://seniorservicenetworkbostonsouth.org If you want to become a member it's $45 for the year all your info gets posted on their website and a link to your website. You can attend the meetings at no charge. Please RSVP. Breakfast served by the host. Group is usually 45 to 60 people. Networking first ½ hour 8:30 to 9:00 am- 9am to 10am Host gets a ten min talk & spotlight person gets 10 min then everyone intro’s themselves. Non-profit. Contact L’Oren Scartissi to Host or spotlight 617-967-7111
  • Senior Service Networking MetroWest (SSNMW) 3rd Thurs @ 8:30 am No Charge. RSVP required. Location changes every month Contact Carol Potter 508-471-8553
  • Senior Service Networking West 3rd Thursday 9-10:30 Networking & speakers for providers from Franklin County to Springfield. Contact Michele Morin 978- 855-3367 mmorin@lutheranrehabb.com or Katie Krupka katiek@assistedlivinglocators.com
  • Senior Care Collaborative 4th Thurs 8:30am Professional Eldercare Service Providers serving North Central Mass from Ayer to Athol. Networking and speakers– Contact Michele Morin 978-855-3367 mmorin@lutheranrehab.com
  • South Shore Business Leaders (SSBL) Every Tues @ 8:00 am Marshfield Country Club - If you want to become a member it's $160 for the first year then $100 each year after that. Only one person per profession. You can attend the meetings at no charge as a guest to see if you want to join. Contact Bob Ahearn bob@attorneyahearn.com Group is usually 30 to 40 people. 
  • Bristol Networking Group North (BNNG) 3rd Tuesday @ 8:30 am No charge. Please RSVP. Breakfast served by the host. Group is usually 45 to 60 people. Networking first ½ hour 8:30 to 9:00 am- 9am to 10am Host gets a 10 min talk & spotlight person gets 10 min then everyone intro’s themselves. Sue Madan SMadan@comforcare.com 617-821-2800 - No meetings July & August
  • Plymouth Networking Group (P.N.G) 1st Wed @ 8:30 am http://www.pngplymouthnetworking.com If you want to become a member it's $60 for the year all your info gets posted on their web site – You can attend the meetings at no charge. Please RSVP. Breakfast served by the host. Group is usually 45 to 60 people. Networking first ½ hour 8:30-9am then 9am to 10:00 am. Host gets a ten min talk & the spotlight person gets 10 min then everyone gets intro’s themselves. - Contact Sandra Smith 508-415-0509
  • Geriatric Provider Meeting (GPC) 1st Wed @ 1pm Free group meets once a month location changes (typically Milford Regional catchment area) & RSVP require as lunch is served. Contact Julie Gonzalez Jgonzalez@salmonhealth.com 508-400-0782 No meetings in July & August
  • Elder Provider Network Group 2nd Wed @ 8:30 am 8:30-9am Breakfast & Networking 9-10 am Meeting & speaker Location changes (typically Merrimack Valley & Northshore) please RSVP to Lynne Nieman lbn55@aol.com
  • Cape Cod Senior Resource Group (CCSRG) 2nd Wed @ 8:30 am 8:30-9am Networking 9-10am Meeting - Must RSVP Contact Allan Parker 617-283-9194 Allen@Cahooncare.com or Michael Carlton of Peak Performance Consultants 617-633-3943 mjcarlton@verizon.net Bristol Networking Group (BNG) 1st Thursday @ 8:30 am No Charge - Please RSVP Email
  • BristolNetworkingGroup@outlook.com Location changes every month. 8:30-9am networking 9am-10am meeting Host provides breakfast. 10 Min spotlights are available. Contact Karen Leary & Lisa Lebreux.
  • Waltham Provider Meeting 1st Thursday @ 8:30 am Waltham crossing Benchmark @ 8:30am. Must RSVP Light breakfast & Coffee 10 Min spotlights are available. No fee for this group. Ron Trapasso Ronald@WilsonGroupRE.com filling in while Bob Deperon Bob@rahbostonmetro.com
  • Allston/Brighton Senior Providers Meeting 2nd Thursday @ 8am 8am sharp! intro’s Then breakouts into small groups kinds like speed networking. A raffle will be available at the end of the meeting. Registration is required. Contact Gordon for questions at (617) 820- 2534 or gordon.szerlip@evolvsc.com
  • Walk n Talk Every Friday @9am Must RSVP to Randy Veraguas 781-635-5414. Meeting starts @ 9am sharp usually at The Parrot in Hull. Sometimes location changes.
  • Concord Continuum of Senior Care Coalition (CCSCC) Last Friday @ 9am No charge. RSVP required. Location changes every month Maryellen King mking@slr-usa.com 781- 479-6429.
  • Elder Service Providers by Hessco Meetings are Qrtrly Exchange Steering Committee: Debbie Fradkin Walpole COA 508-668-3330 dfradkin@walpole-ma.gov Susan Longmoore HESSCO 781-784-4944 slongmoore@hessco.org 4 times a year.