News About Aging

Posted By Alicia Colombo

Aging News Headlines: July 28, 2017

  • Senate rejects repeal of Obamacare without replacement (HealthDay News)
  • Walkable location a surprising draw for assisted living prospects (McKnight’s Senior Living)
Posted By Alicia Colombo

Fraud alert: Scams in the name of charity

Imposters claiming to be with the FTC or another agency like the fictitious “Consumer Protection Agency” are calling to inform people they have won a huge sweepstakes from the Make-a-Wish Foundation, a well-known charity for very sick children. To get the money, the callers say, the “winner” must first pay thousands of dollars to cover taxes or insurance on the prize. It is a scam.

Posted By Alicia Colombo

Aging News Headlines: July 25, 2017

Posted By Christine Hoffman

Aging Research & Issues: July 24 – 29, 2017

Posted By Alicia Colombo

Philadelphia Water Dept. offers new program for low-income customers, seniors

The city of Philadelphia’s new Tiered Assistance Program (TAP) helps to reduce the monthly water bills for seniors and customers who are low-income or have special financial hardships.

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Posted By Alicia Colombo

PCA offers free comprehensive training for professionals in the local aging network

PCA’s 2017-18 Training Catalog, featuring more than 50 free courses, is now available to local professionals working in aging services.

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