Hope Assistance Program to help the elderly

The Hope Assistance Program can help you or a loved one with personal items such as adult briefs and diapers, bed pads, disposable gloves and similar items.The KEDDO Area Agency on Aging is striving to close gaps of services in its planning service areas of Choctaw, Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore, McCurtain, Pittsburg and Pushmataha counties through “Hope Assistance” and other programs.For assistance with these items, contact Samantha Humphreys, information and assistance specialist, at 1 (800) 722-8180 or (918) 465-2367. Also, if you are receiving treatment for cancer, please call about special care packages.Item donations are welcome.