State & Federal Advocacy Updates
Other Recent Updates
Times Union by Bethany Bump; Published 12:56 pm EST, Wednesday, March 6, 2019 ALBANY — The NY StateWide Senior Action Council is looking for small community-based organizations from around the Capital Region interested in addressing social determinants of health. The...
NYS Senate Manhattan Delegation Budget Forum held on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 Budget forum video and all written budget testimony. https://www.nysenate.gov/calendar/events/liz-krueger/march-02-2019/manhattan-state-budget-forum
- Read Gail Myers Testimony – Aging Committee Hearing Nov 18, 2018
- Read StateWide’s Budget Testimony for the Governor’s Proposed 2017-2018 budget.
- Review StateWide’s Analysis of the NYS Office for Aging Budget – Proposed Aging Budget chart
Federal Issues Highlighted
April 2017 – What’s at stake for older residents in the repeal of the Affordable Care Act? What’s the future of Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid?
Join us for the State Budget Update on April 11, 10:00 AM Dial in Number: 605-475-6333; Access Code: 6258645# Document: 19-20 State Budget finalread more
FRAUD ADVISORY: Inspector General Warns Public About Caller ID “Spoofing” of Social Security Fraud Hotline Phone Number
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2019 The Inspector General of Social Security, Gail S. Ennis, is warning citizens about a caller-ID “spoofing” scheme misusing the Social Security Administration (SSA) Office of the Inspector General’s (OIG) Fraud Hotline phone...read more
Boomer Senior Roundtable Series Session IV: Meeting the Needs of a Growing Community. Thursday, April 4th, 8:30 am – 10:30 am at Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, 331 East 70th Street, between 1st and 2nd Avenues. The number of older adults across New York...read more