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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Barron Center Achieves Five-Star Medicare Rating

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The City of Portland is thrilled to announce that the Barron Center, the City’s 219-bed long-term skilled rehabilitation facility, has earned a five star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. CMS created the Five-Star Quality Ratin...

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Elder Services
Posted on: August 23, 2021

Age Friendly Business Program Gets a Boost from Portland Downtown!

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Portland Downtown is the latest organization to receive an Age-Friendly designation!  Portland's Director of Elder Affairs, Linda Weare, delivered the award on August 19, 2021. Portland Downtown embraces accessibility and a welc...

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Elder Services
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Covid-19 Update:

We are delighted to announce that both Adult Day Programs have recently reopened, after a 5-month closure due to the Coronavirus pandemic. In order to maintain social distancing, we are limiting the number of clients that can be served each day. Strict sa...

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Elder Services
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Portland Neighborhood Volunteers Needed!

The Age-Friendly Portland Steering Committee is looking for volunteers to shovel snow for an elderly neighbor this winter. Volunteers are needed in all Portland neighborhoods. 

Volunteers are asked to shovel the steps and a path from the front doo...

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Flyer Information Elder Services
Posted on: September 9, 2021

City Proposes Bridge Program to Support Property Tax Relief for Low-Income Seniors

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City of Portland staff is proposing a “bridge program” to provide property tax relief for low-income seniors until the State’s new tax deferral program (LD1638) takes effect. The City has been working hard to educate the publ...

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