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THE VISION
Avoid or reduce premature institutionalization of the frail elderly by the development and provision of a community-based system of long-term care. 

ELIGIBILITY
60 years of age or older.

THE MISSION
Area Agency on Aging - Our Mission: To provide leadership at the local level in developing systems of home and community-based services that maintain "least restrictive" home-like environments. In particular, emphasis shall be placed on coordinating with local systems to enable individuals to live with maximum independence and dignity in their homes and communities through the development of comprehensive and coordinated systems of home and community care.

 

 

Food Recalls

News | March 31, 2014

Food recalls:

Sprouts Farmers Market Recalls Organic Black Peppercorns Due to Possible Health Risk

04/04/2014 10:04 PM EDT

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (the “Company”) is recalling Organic Black Peppercorns sold under the Sprouts brand name from all stores. This product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, the elderly, and others with weakened immune systems.

Parkers Farm Acquisition, LLC Issues Voluntary Recall of Products Due to Listeria Contamination

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is alerting consumers to avoid eating certain peanut butter, cheese, salsa, and spreads produced by Parkers Farm Acquisition, LLC of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, after state agriculture department product sampling determined some of the finished products to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria.

Helados La Tapatia, Inc. Recalls Products Because of Possible Health Risk

March 19, 2014 - Helados La Tapatia, Inc., of Fresno, California, is voluntarily recalling all ice cream products, popsicles, fruit bars/cups and bolis due to a possible health risk from Listeria monocytogenes. Helados La Tapatia, Inc., is coordinating closely with regulatory officials.

http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm389712.htm

3/13/14

Kirkland Signature Real Sliced Fruit Recalled Due to Possible Health Risk

 

 

Mars Foodservices US Recalls Infused Rice Products Sold For Wholesale Distribution --UNCLE BEN’S® Retail Grocery Products Not Affected--

02/10/2014 12:12 PM EST

Mars Foodservices US is voluntarily recalling Foodservices UNCLE BEN’S® INFUSED® Rice products, which are only sold in 5 lbs and 25 lbs bags. UNCLE BEN’S® Brand Ready to Heat, Boxed, Bag or Cup Products available in supermarkets and other retail outlets are not involved.

 

Campbell Recalls 300 Cases of Prego Traditional Italian Sauce Due to a Risk of Spoilage

12/31/2013 08:32 PM EST

Campbell Soup Company is voluntarily recalling approximately 300 cases of 24-ounce jars of Prego Traditional Italian sauce because of a risk of spoilage. The affected product was manufactured on December 15, 2013 and can be identified by the Best By date of June 16, 2015 and a four-digit, military time code ranging from CT BJ ZV 0330 through CT BJ ZV 0449.

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