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Join Us at Senior Centers 2016

The only conference exclusively for senior center professionals is heading to Philadelphia next month. Register by Sept. 16!
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Find Recent NISC Webinars

Looking for recent webinars from the National Institute of Senior Centers? Find the most recent webinars here.
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Three centers earn NISC accreditation in December

Congratulations to three senior centers—the AgeWell at the JCC and Vintage centers, both in Pennsylvania, and the Old Bridge Township Senior Center in New Jersey—for achieving NISC accreditation in December!
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Survey results: Senior centers and farmers' markets

Last month, we asked NISC members to tell us how their senior centers partner with local farmers’ markets, and 88% of respondents said they issued Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program Vouchers. The survey provided many great examples of how senior centers can connect older adults to fresh produce.
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"Food Safety 101" training program for older adults

The Food Safety 101 training program empowers seniors to take steps to prevent food borne illness in their home. NISC is partnering with the Food and Safety Inspection Service to select five to ten senior centers to host the program.
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Celebrate senior centers all year long

Hope you had a wonderful Senior Center Month! Want to promote senior centers all year long? Ask your members to share why they attend your center with one person each month. We’ve created small cards you can pass out at your events to help you get started!
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Join NISC's Economic Security Team!

Do you have at least an hour a month to spare? If so, consider joining NISC’s Economic Security Team! We are looking for individuals who are passionate about the role senior centers play in improving the economic security of older adults. Learn more by signing up for an introductory meeting.
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