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The "SENIOR JOURNAL" Cable Television Broadcasts

 

The Senior Journal cable television program is devoted to exploring the issues of growing older and the challenges faced by adults with disabilities in Rhode Island. The Senior Journal is produced by volunteers and adults with disabilities. The program is sponsored by the Rhode Island Department of Human Services, Division of Elderly Affairs ( DEA), with the support of Rhode Island Public, Education and Government Access Television.

The Senior Journal is broadcast on Sundays at 5:00 p.m., Mondays at 7:00 p.m. and Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. over statewide interconnect cable channel 13 and Verizon channel 32.

* 2014 SCHEDULE *

June 1 through June 10

"RHODE ISLAND SPECIAL OLYMPICS"

Paul Roberti of East Providence,
program producer and host, interviews
Dennis DeJesus,
Chief Operating Officer for Rhode Island Special Olympics.

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June 15 Through July 1

"THE FUTURE OF HEALTH CARE for SENIORS"

Paul Roberti of East Providence,
program producer and host, interviews
Dr. Gus Manocchia, ,
Chief Medical Officer and
Vice-President at Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Rhode Island.

 

For more information about Senior Journal,
or if you are interested in joining the volunteer production crew,
call 462-0509

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The Rhode Island Department of Human Services, Division of Elderly Affairs (DEA) is responsible for the development and implementation of a comprehensive system of programs and services for Rhode Islanders age 60 and older. DEA is also the state's single planning and service area agency on aging under the provisions of The Older Americans Act of 1965.