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Update on Observation Status
October 5, 2016

StateWide has prepared a new flyer on Observation Status.

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StateWide hosts conference calls on state budget proposals
January 11, 2016

StateWide will be holding two conference calls to review issues in the state budget that impact older New Yorkers.  The first call (Jan. 15) will be a quick look at the NYS Office for the Aging (NYSOFA) budget – examining the funding levels for established programs, learning if there are new initiatives, discovering if there […]

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StateWide hosts NYSOFA Director Crossdale discussion on Office of Community Living Report in Conference Call 12-17
December 16, 2015

NY StateWide Senior Action Council has been monitoring activities related to the proposed NYS Office for Community Living since the 2015 state budget required a study of a possible merger of disability and aging concerns.   StateWide has arranged a conference call Thursday December 17 at 10AM to brief all interested seniors and senior services […]

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