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Eating for One of Two

Fall is in the air… schools back in session full swing… it’s quiet around the neighborhood and the house. No visitors are present, everyone seems to be saving money to take vacations next month for the Thanksgiving holidays. For many seniors, this time of year constitutes just one or two people being in the household … Continue reading

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Delivering a Difference through Meals On Wheels

It’s hard to imagine that so many seniors in Fayette County are not only going hungry simply because they have difficulty preparing a meal, but also do not have any type of holiday meal that many of us take for granted. Fayette County has a large number of seniors that live alone and are battling … Continue reading

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Celebrating 40 Years of Serving You!

Celebrating 40 Years of Serving You! In July, FSS hosted a kick-start to their year of 40th Anniversary Celebrations during the Fayette Chamber of Commerce’s Business After Hours event. This night was filled with educating the local organizations about all FSS does for seniors in this community and expressing how each one of these places … Continue reading

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Healthy Barbecue

Healthy Barbecue   Well, it’s the last week or so we are “allowed” to wear white pants…and how many want to show them off going to the family BBQ for a big Labor Day celebration? It can be hard trying to eat healthy at this type of gathering. People don’t like to be considered an … Continue reading

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Celebrating 40 Years of Serving You!

At Fayette Senior Services, we are more than just a collection of buildings- we are a caring and dedicated community. For forty years, Fayette Senior Services has been placing the needs of those we serve above anything else. When the center first opened, the purpose of FSS was to provide “fellowship for the elderly in … Continue reading

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Eating Healthy on a Fixed Income

Did you know that approximately 15.2% of the total American Population consists of retired individuals? That may not seem like much, but based on the total population of the United States, that’s close to 50 million people. Living on a fixed income can be daunting, especially if the number in your savings account is not … Continue reading

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Hot Weather and Hydration

It’s the first full month of summer and boy, it is HOT outside!! I don’t know about you, but I absolutely love being outside in the sunshine when the weather is perfect…taking a walk, playing at the playground with the little ones, or throwing a stick for the dog.   BUT… did you know that … Continue reading

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Celebrating 40 Years! FSS Through the Years

It all began just 40 years ago, and boy have we grown! What a ride it has been, and one that is a joy to recount. Join us in celebrating 40 years of service to our community as we celebrate throughout the next year how far we have come. Fayette Senior Service (FSS) came to … Continue reading

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Seniors and Sunshine

It’s officially summer! Are you out in the sun getting your daily dose of Vitamin D? We all know it feels good to bask in the sun for a few minutes to enjoy those warm rays of sunshine, but as we age it becomes increasingly more important to make sure we get an adequate amount … Continue reading

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Celebrating 40 Years! A Ride That Goes the Extra Mile

It may come as a surprise that the simple task of driving a car is not an option to many in Fayette County. Getting to essential medical appointments is something that does not come easy to those who are facing serious medical conditions that make them unable to drive. Resources such as Fayette Senior Services … Continue reading

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