State Department on Aging
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Friday, June 24, 2016
July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
  Medicare covers mental health services, including depression screenings.

Thursday, June 23, 2016
Older Americans Act Re-authorized
  The Act is integral to the funding of programs that help those age 60 plus here in Connecticut.

Monday, June 13, 2016
Help for Medicare beneficiaries with or at risk of Diabetes
  Medicare covers monitors, screenings and self-management trainings.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
IRS Scam off the heels of recent tax filers.
  IRS impersonators threatening callers with a law suit.

Friday, April 15, 2016
Commissioner Ritter discusses behavioral health concerns on WNPR.
  The "Where We Live" talk show looks at mental health issues in our older adult population.

Monday, March 21, 2016
The CHOICES program announces its 2016 training opportunities.
  The CHOICES program is looking for volunteers or professionals interested in helping beneficiaries make informed decisions about their Medicare options.