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HANCI 2018 Senior Prom Memories

They came… they danced… and they had a blast at the 2018 HANCI Senior Prom! Imagine 400 students and older adults sharing a Sunday meal and then dancing the day away. That’s exactly what happened at the 2018 HANCI Senior Prom – Country Jammin’! Antonio’s Banquet & Conference Center in Niagara Falls was again the … Continued


HANCI Offers FREE PCA Training Course in December

As a personal care aide with HANCI, you will be joining one of the five fastest growing jobs according to AARP. You can also earn a good living with benefits, work flexible hours that you choose, and you can change lives for the better as part of your job. Personal Care Aides (PCA’s) provide essential … Continued

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HANCI’s Complete Senior Care Celebrates National PACE Month

    (Photo caption: Virginia McAuliffe (far right), executive director of Complete Senior Care, along with her family, staff and participants, celebrated the non-profit agency’s 7 year anniversary with many special events and activities in September, including marching in the Peach Festival Parade.)   Complete Senior Care Celebrates Caregivers During National PACE Month September 2018 … Continued

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HANCI’s Volunteer Center Programs Honor First Responders on 9/11

    Niagara Falls Residents Honor 9/11 Day With American Tradition of Service     (Photo Caption: from left, HANCI’S Volunteer Center staff members Kim Richbart (director of RSVP) and Kelly Carr (director of Foster Grandparent Program), along with program volunteers, joined Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster to honor Niagara Falls Fire Fighters for their … Continued

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HANCI Offers FREE Personal Care Aide Training Courses on Site

HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF NIAGARA COUNTY, INC. (HANCI) SHOWS OFF NEW TRAINING SPACE   Photo caption, from left: Instructor Sharon Farrugia, RN, is teaching safety techniques to future personal care aides (PCA) Tyffany Mullen, Debra Corsette Magin, Tammy Johnson and Shaikuavia Byrd at newly renovated training space at HANCI’s headquarters in Niagara Falls.   As a … Continued


Niagara Office of Aging Joins COA for “Meals with Monica”

It was “Zoodles” of fun on the set of the Council of Older Adults (COA*) of Niagara’s Young at Heart television show this month with special guests from the Niagara County Office for the Aging — Darlene DiCarlo, Director (center), and Susan Christian, Aging Services Specialist (left). The ladies joined COA Coordinator Monica Barner in … Continued


HANCI offering FREE Personal Care Aide Training Classes

  As a home health care aide with HANCI, you can change lives for the better! AND you can earn a good living with benefits – all while working the hours YOU want to work. There is immediate work available for you! All you have to do is call (716) 285-8224, ext. 239 to start … Continued



The Council for Older Adults in Niagara County (COA) is hosting a FREE Movie Day at 1 pm on Friday, August 10th to educate community members about the ins and outs of Alzheimer’s Disease.  The movie, The Leisure Seekers, starring Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland, portrays a married couple dealing with Alzheimer’s, cancer and their … Continued



HANCI ANNOUNCES FACES OF NIAGARA PHOTO BOOK AVAILABLE NOW Over 20 book “models” gathered to celebrate their lives and connections to Niagara  ** Photo Credits: Professional Photographer John Lagomaggiore) NIAGARA FALLS, May 2, 2018– The Health Association of Niagara County, Inc. recently hosted a book launch celebration at the Wheatfield Community Center honoring almost 70 … Continued