CHARLESTON -- The Coles County Council on Aging (CCCoA) Telecare Program’s 9th Annual “Princess for the Evening” Father-Daughter Dance held on Sept. 15 was a sellout, thanks to the 300 in attendance.
This year’s event was sponsored by: Doehring, Winders & Co. LLP, The Villas of Holly Brook Effingham, Fellowship Center, Dial-A-Ride, Leisure Pools, Copper Creek Cottages and Stepping Stones. The event’s success would not have been possible without the kindness and support of the community.
Telecare would like to thank the following donors, volunteers and vendors for their valuable contributions this year: Brick House, Bourbon Street Steakhouse, Charleston Parks & Recreation Department, Charleston, Mattoon and Oakland School Districts, Coles County Council on Aging Staff, Coles County Sheriff’s Office, Cracker Barrel, Cross County Mall, County Market Charleston and Mattoon, DJ Services by Jeff Finney, Don Sol, Dairy Queen Charleston Avenue Mattoon, EIU Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority, El Rancherito, El Vaquero, Family Video, Fujiyama, First National Bank Mattoon, First Neighbor Bank Charleston, Holiday Inn Express, Lake Land Florals, LifeSpan Center Volunteers, Long John Silver’s, Mattoon Academy of Gymnastics, Mattoon Flower Shop, McDonald’s Mattoon, Morgan’s Meat Market, Pagliacci’s, Papa Murphy’s, Stadium Grill, The Perfect Image by Carey Paxton, U Hotel, Villa Pizza and You Look Marvelous. Proceeds from the event directly benefit the CCCoA Telecare Program, which provides information, assistance and referrals for adults 60 years of age and older.
Important Reminder: Medicare 2018 Open Enrollment
The Telecare Program would like to remind people with Medicare that the 2018 Medicare Open Enrollment begins Oct. 15 and runs through Dec. 7. During this period, people with Medicare can review and make plan changes for Medicare Advantage (MA) or Prescription Drug Plans (Part D) for 2018.
Contact the Telecare Program at 217-639-5166 to schedule an appointment to review your 2018 plan options. Telecare offices are located in the LifeSpan Center at 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800N, Charleston.