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News for Tuesday, April 17, 2018

posted Apr 17, 2018, 7:55 AM by Denise Parrott   [ updated Apr 17, 2018, 7:57 AM ]

More Weather...More Closures!

posted Apr 15, 2018, 4:34 PM by Denise Parrott

Both centers are closed again Monday, 4/16/18 due to the snowy weather and road conditions. All services, including transportation, are canceled. Meals-on-Wheels clients are advised to use the extra meal delivered last week in preparation for the storm. We sure hope to be open on Tuesday and back serving all our seniors!

Another "Winter" Notice!

posted Apr 14, 2018, 5:01 PM by Denise Parrott

Sunday meals for 4/15/18 are canceled at both the Posen and Onaway centers. The satellite meal at Presque Isle Harbor Association Clubhouse is also canceled. The weather forecast is calling for more snow, high winds, and icy roads. 
Sorry, folks!

Weather Cancellations 4/04/18

posted Apr 4, 2018, 5:44 AM by Denise Parrott   [ updated Apr 4, 2018, 5:46 AM ]

t's April but it's also northern Michigan and this morning's snowstorm shouldn't have surprised us...but it did!  All services are canceled today at both the Posen and Onaway Centers:  Congregate Meals, Home-Delivered Meals, Bus Services, In-Home Service and Bingo - all canceled.  Some administrative staff will be available later today.  Our Home-Delivered Meals clients are asked to use the extra meal that was delivered yesterday in preparation for the storm. We expect to resume services as usual tomorrow!

Local Volunteer Opportunities

posted Mar 27, 2018, 1:09 PM by Denise Parrott

Are you interested in volunteering locally but not quite sure how or where to start?  We have three wonderful programs available for seniors: Senior Companions, RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program), and Foster Grandparents.  Depending on the program, you may even receive an incentive such as a small stipend or mileage reimbursement.  For more information on these rewarding volunteer opportunities, contact Denise Parrott at the Posen Senior Center:  (989) 766-8191. 

Open...but with some cancellations

posted Mar 8, 2018, 4:48 AM by Denise Parrott

Our centers have reopened today, Thursday, March 8th!  

However, we have two program cancellations to announce due to poor road conditions:  Transportation (buses) and Commodities Distribution.   Bus service will resume tomorrow (Friday, March 9th) and Commodities Distribution has been rescheduled to next Thursday, March 15th. 

Another Snow Day! 3/07/18

posted Mar 7, 2018, 4:15 AM by Denise Parrott

All services canceled today at both the Posen Senior Center and the Onaway Senior Center due to the Winter storm. There will be no Congregate meals, bus services, In-Home Services or Bingo (Posen). Meals-on-Wheels will not be delivered. Hoping to re-open tomorrow (Thursday).

Centers Closed 2/20/18

posted Feb 20, 2018, 3:51 AM by Denise Parrott   [ updated Feb 20, 2018, 3:52 AM ]

Both centers are closed today - Tues., 2/20/18 - due to the icy road conditions.  All services canceled including congregate and home-delivered meals, in-home services, buses, bingo, and exercise.  

Home-Delivered Meals for 1/04/18

posted Jan 3, 2018, 8:55 AM by Denise Parrott   [ updated Jan 3, 2018, 8:57 AM ]

Presque Isle County Seniors will not receive Meals-On-Wheels tomorrow—Thurs., Jan 4th—due to the forecasted weather conditions: frigid temps with high winds. Our drivers will be providing an extra meal with today’s delivery. We apologize for the inconvenience!

Free Transportation!

posted Nov 30, 2017, 10:05 AM by Denise Parrott

Good News! 
 PICCOA is offering free transportation this winter!  We are pleased to announce free transportation for all senior and disabled persons effective December 1, 2017, and extending through the end of March 2018.    Rates are also reduced for Presque Isle County residents under age 60 and without disabilities: Just $2 one way / $4 round trip.  More information can be found on our Transportation page.

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