Demand for home care workers on LI is outstripping supply

Alma Gonzalez, a home health aide, makes lunch for client Pearl Gould, 89, at Gould’s Glen Cove home, on Friday. Photo Credit: Danielle Silverman By Carol Polskycarol.polsky@newsday.comUpdated July 30, 2019 9:53 AM Trina Tonorezos’ 71-year-old sister, bedridden...

NY StateWide Senior Action Council 2019 Convention

 JOIN US! For the 2019 Annual Convention on October 15-17.  This year’s theme will be Let’s Get Social – Social Security, Social Justice and Social Media!  StateWide members and non-members are invited.  Please click on the links below for more...

Medicare does not give out DNA kits

by Lisa Lake Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Here’s one that goes to show just how creative scammers can be. The FTC is getting reports that callers claiming to be from Medicare are asking people for their Medicare numbers, Social Security numbers, and other...

StateWide coalition partners host a conference call with Senator Schumer

Mark your calendars! Wednesday, July 31 at noon. Sen. Schumer will be speaking to StateWide members and our partner organizations on the federal budget process, safety net programs, and Medicare/Medicare for All.  You are invited to call in.  Note: special call in...