Events in July–September 2019
StateWide coalition partners host a conference call with Senator Schumer
StateWide coalition partners host a conference call with Senator SchumerCall-in Number 605-313-5072 Access Code 10-77-77-3#
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 number just for this call.
Call-in Number 605-313-5072
Access Code 10-77-77-3#
Help Celebrate the 54th Anniversary of Medicare & Medicaid
Help Celebrate the 54th Anniversary of Medicare & MedicaidDistrict Council 1707 AFSCME 420 West 45th Street (bet. 9th & 10 Aves.)420 West 45th StreetNY, NY 10036
It's time to celebrate and advocate to keep these programs strong into the future. A community celebration that StateWide is co-hosting is being held in Manhattan:
Friday, August 2. 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
District Council 1707 AFSCME
420 West 45th Street (bet. 9th & 10 Aves.)
(Take A, C, or E train to 42nd St., or 1, 2, 3, 7, N, Q, R, S, W train to Times Square)
If you are interested in attending, RSVP at this link.
If you are interested in hosting your own regional celebration to commemorate the signing of Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965, contact StateWide. We will help you plan and promote your event.
North Country Chapter's 28th Annual Seniorama
North Country Chapter's 28th Annual SenioramaAkwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort and Bingo PalaceState Route 37Hogansburg, NY315-261-2980
StateWide Forum: Barriers and Solutions to Accessing Healthcare in Central NY
StateWide Forum: Barriers and Solutions to Accessing Healthcare in Central NYCall to find out location in your county
StateWide is hosting a forum in 7 Central NY counties and you can help us get participants to attend. Please share with anyone that is interested, particularly with people who are uninsured or who have faced barriers getting health insurance.
This event will take place simultaneously in the following counties:
Date: Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Place: Please call us to find out the location in your county
Time: 8:30 am – 12 noon (Continental breakfast will be served)
For more information, please call : 800-333-4374
NYS Chapter Meeting - September 2019
NYS Chapter Meeting - September 20191199 Retirees Division Office330 West 42nd Street, 9th floorNY, NY 10036
Date: Monday, September 16, 2019 Time: 1:30pm– 3:30 pm Place: 1199 Retirees Division Office 330 West 42nd Street 9th Floor New York, NY 10036
The Ten Warning Signs: Basics of Alzheimer's An informative presentation about the nature of AD, risks factors, treatment, diagnosis, difference between the normal aging process and developing dementia, when is the right time to visit the doctors' office and more.
Licet Valois, LMSW, MPS, CDP
Care & Support Program Manager | Alzheimer's Association, NYC Chapter
Telephone Teach-in September
Telephone Teach-in September
Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2019 Time: 10:00 am—11:00 am
Theme: Learn About Using Pooled Trusts for Medicaid Eligibility and the Advantages they can Afford Persons Qualifying for Medicaid Funded Home Care.
Speaker: Sarah Szewczyk, Director of Outreach and Community Relations for the NYSARC Trust Services
Call in number: 1-605-475-6333; Access code: 6258645#