LEWISTON — SeniorsPlus announces the hiring of Barbara Price as the organization’s new Nutrition Services Director.
Prior to joining SeniorsPlus, Price was the Consumer Assistance Program Manager at Consumers for Affordable Health Care and worked in the non-profit sector in higher education for many years before that. Price holds a master’s degree in public health from the University of Southern Maine.
Established in 1972 and headquartered in Lewiston, SeniorsPlus is the Western Maine designated Area Agency on Aging covering Franklin, Oxford and Androscoggin counties. The overall program goal of SeniorsPlus is to assist older people and adults with disabilities in its tri-county area to remain safely at home for as long as possible. The mission of SeniorsPlus is to enrich the lives of older people and adults with disabilities, their families and communities, and to support them to make informed choices. SeniorsPlus envisions a future where all older adults and individuals with disabilities are engaged and respected while living quality, independent lives in the communities of their choice. Annually, SeniorsPlus serves more than 19,000 individuals and fields 200,000 phone inquiries.