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Megan Kane

Megan Kane is passionate about developing high-quality content that engages readers and connects them with vital community programs and services. In the past five years, she has enjoyed crafting print and web content for organizations including Happenings Magazine, The Wright Center for Community Health, and Hippocampus Magazine and Publishing Company. Megan has a BA in English Secondary Education from Elizabethtown College and is currently pursuing her doctorate in English with a concentration in Rhetoric and Composition at Temple University. In her free time, she enjoys playing the violin and spending time with family and friends.

Five Tips to Help Prevent Elder Fraud

February 12, 2021

Have you or a loved one been contacted by a scammer? If so, you’re not alone: approximately 1.7 million fraud complaints were recorded in the US in 2019. From robo-calls and false computer virus alerts to traditional email solicitations, fraud is..

Celebrating the Season: Tips for Connecting with Senior Loved Ones During the 2020 Holidays

December 14, 2020

The holidays look different for everyone this year. Yet, it’s also more important than ever to stay connected with the older adults in our community. In a year where more than half of seniors feel isolated due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the..

Senior Day Services Welcomes New President and CEO Joseph J. Grilli

November 2, 2020

Joseph J. Grilli, MPA, DPA recently joined Senior Day Services as its President and CEO. Grilli is a seasoned professional with over 15 years experience in home health and services to seniors as well as 10 years experience in higher education..

Three Tips to Help Seniors Adjust to Daylight Savings

October 30, 2020

This weekend, we’ll gain back an hour of sleep as daylights savings time ends. Along with the time change, it’s important to remember the change that daylight savings could bring to your older loved ones’ routines. Assleeping and waking cycles..

What to Expect on Day 1: Adult Day Services

September 28, 2020

In exploring senior care options, maybe you’ve decided that an adult day care program is right for your family. Maybe you’re even ready to take the step of committing to Senior Day Services’ adult day care program. If this is the case,..

Caring for Caregivers

September 28, 2020

Advice and Resources for Those Who Support Their Older Loved Ones Daily If you’re the primary caregiver to a parent, spouse, or older loved one, you’re not alone: over 43.5 million adults serve as unpaid caregivers within the US, according to a..

Meet Our Clients and Volunteers: Bill Mullen, Chris Mullen and Peggy Trently

August 28, 2020

A client, a caregiver and their senior companion share how Senior Day Services brought them together When Bill Mullen first heard about Senior Day Services’ Senior Companion program, he was reluctant to become a client. His son Chris, however,..

Meet Our Volunteers: Peggy Trently, Senior Companion Program

August 17, 2020

A spotlight on one of Senior Day Services’ dedicated Senior Companions Peggy Trently is a self-proclaimed “people person.” Her passion for reaching out to others in her community, especially the elderly, has led her to become one of Senior Day..

Meet Our Volunteers: Sandy Tyler, Senior Companion Program

July 28, 2020

A spotlight on one of Senior Day Services’ dedicated Senior Companions Going above and beyond to serve clients—that’s what 77-year-old Sandy Tyler is all about. A Senior Companion volunteer for the past 13 years, Sandy helps clients to navigate..

Community Resources for Older Adults

July 28, 2020

Caring for an elderly loved one can be overwhelming to navigate on your own.  Below are some local, state, and national resources which may help you and your family access the services you need.