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OLD AGE. This needs no definition. Sometimes old age is the cause of loss of memory and of the powers of the mind, when the party may be found non compos mentis. See Aged witness; Senility.

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Knowledgeably able to help adolescents, adults, and senior adults who are:
It is true that children and senior adults are unique individuals.
A sample of 94 non-institutionalized senior adults were conveniently and individually selected from communities in and around the Toledo, Ohio metropolitan area by service-learner participants from the University of Toledo.
Club membership, which is open even to grandparents outside district boundaries, grants senior adults free admittance to school sporting and musical events, a discount in the community education program, and use of the district media center.
At the celebration, Herb Stupp, Commissioner of The Department For the Aging, commended Met Council for the outstanding work it does for New York City's senior adult population, and said "Weinberg Towers stands as a model for efficient and well thought-out solutions to the chronic shortage of housing for New York City low income seniors.
It has become a must- have for caregivers of senior adults and is a valuable gift for the holder of your own Power of Attorney (POA).
Everyone: teachers wanting to introduce their precollege students to chamber music; college professors whose students are not yet ready for advanced repertoire; MTNA members searching for something to perform at the next meeting of their local chapter; and senior adults seeking the opportunity to make music with others in a social setting.
The senior adults for this project were community volunteers and/or volunteers through the University of Findlay.
In recent years, migration trends among senior adults throughout the United States have transformed typical Sunshine State residents from young, middle-class families to a stratified population of elders.
For instance, a group of senior adults using a camp facility were housed in a dormitory called "The Infirmary.
More than 2,000 volunteers spread themselves out over Los Angeles to participate in 100 projects, including sprucing up community gardens, delivering Meals on Wheels to senior adults, cooking breakfast for the homeless and repairing an AIDS hospice.
BURBANK - About 100 city senior adults joined an informational rally Monday to learn how they could encourage lawmakers to preserve dwindling health care benefits.