Spectrum Generations needs your help!
Spectrum Generations is looking for volunteers to help with their Meals on Wheels program. From delivering food to making and packaging up meals, no job is too small. With 7 locations throughout the state of Maine, the need is enormous and is needed now more than ever...
Federal Sequestration in March had cut over $85,000 from the Spectrum Generations Meals on Wheels program. Seven months after the government cuts, fundraising, donations have restored the program to full strength.
Best news ever! Spectrum Generations is pleased to announce that our current Meals on Wheels wait list is now at ZERO and they are is reinstating Meals on Wheels deliveries back to two days a week as of the beginning of fiscal year 2014 – October 1, 2013.
They made it happen by making sure everyone was working at peak levels within the program and then extensive fundraising and the generosity of t
I had the chance to talk with Liz Crawford. She is a Family Caregiver Specialist with Spectrum Generations! She was talking with me about the issue of elder abuse in Maine.
The numbers show that about 10% of people 60 and older are reportedly to have been a victim of elder abuse...
Doing what I do for a living, which is keeping up with the news and such, I read a lot of well, stupid things, which happen in government, however, this really makes me mad. The federal cuts that are causing some many problems are causing Spectrum Generation to create a waiting list for Meals On Wheels. Now, it has been a BIG point of with Spectrum Generation that they did NOT make seniors wait fo
Here is some good news! Joe-4-Oil, the Citizens Energy Oil Heat Program, is giving Spectrum Generations access for 250 applications for a one-time delivery of 100 gallons of home heating oil designated for central Maine families. It is all based on some income guidelines.