State Budget Briefing Conference Call – February 8

New York StateWide Senior Action Council will host a conference call highlighting the issues in the proposed State Budget that impact older residents. Presentation materials here: sfy 2019-20 Aging Issues outside of NYSOFA; 2019-20 New Laws and Budget Proposals...

State Budget Briefing Conference Call – February 1st

New York StateWide Senior Action Council will host a conference call highlighting the issues in the proposed State Budget that impact older residents. Presentation materials here: State 2019-2020 Aging Briefing Points,  MCCAP and Patients Rights Helpline, Proposed NYS...

Social Security Announces 2.8 Percent Benefit Increase for 2019

Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 67 million Americans will increase 2.8 percent in 2019, the Social Security Administration announced today. The 2.8 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits payable...

New York State Budget 2018-19

Chart of proposed NYS budget funding for NYS Office for Aging programs, State Fiscal Year 2018-19 StateWide’s analysis Proposed 2018-19 State Budget Impact on Older Residents StateWide’s budget recommendations State 2018-2019 Budget Talking Points StateWide’s Budget...