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Friday, May 20, 2016
Help for Medicare beneficiaries with or at risk of Diabetes
  Medicare covers monitors, screenings and self-management trainings.

Friday, May 20, 2016
June 9th Conference on LGBT Rights and Aging
  2016 Carlson Forum Presents the Aging Experience: LGBT Rights

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

Friday, May 06, 2016
May is National Stroke Awareness Month
  Did you know that smoking puts you at risk for having a stroke? Medicare Part B benefits may cover visits with a qualified doctor to help you quit smoking.

Monday, May 02, 2016
May is Older Americanís Month: "Blaze a Trail"
  Older adults are a growing and increasingly vital part of our country and are blazing trails in all aspects of life.

Monday, May 02, 2016
Energy Assistance Program extends application deadline.
  Households may apply until May 31st regardless of primary heating source.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Older American's Act Re-authorized
  The Act is integral to the funding of programs that help those age 60 plus here in Connecticut.

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, April 04, 2016
Coalition for Elder Justice in CT soliciting agencies and organizations.
  Join our multidisciplinary statewide partners as Coalition members to prevent elder abuse and protect the rights, independence, security, and well-being of vulnerable elders.

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.