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AARP CT Webinar Wednesday – July Series

AARP CT Webinar Wednesday Series – Please Join us! Join us weekly at our AARP CT Webinar Wednesday Series to participate in educational workshops and fun with purpose experiences.  Our July series will be held at 1PM each Wednesday.   Registration is free and open to people of all ages! July 8, 2020 @ 12:30PM AARP… Read more »


World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2020

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) was launched on June 15, 2006 by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the World Health Organization at the United Nations (UN). World Elder Abuse Awareness Day aims to provide an opportunity for communities around the world to promote a better understanding of abuse and… Read more »


AARP CT to Host Two Events for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2020

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) is held each year on June 15. With it just around the corner and coming up next week, AARP’s Fraud Watch Network will be hosting two educational events to help keep elders safe. The Con Artist Playbook and Coronavirus Scams; details and registration of the events are listed below.… Read more »


Disability Rights CT Helps to Monitor Representative Payee for Misuse of Benefits/Financial Exploitation

Disability Rights Connecticut (DRCT) monitors the activities of Social Security Representative Payees appointed by the Social Security Administration to manage the funds of Social Security Beneficiaries. Original Page: https://www.disrightsct.org/report-rep-payee The Social Security Administration (SSA) reported that there are 6 million rep payees serving 8.3 million beneficiaries nationwide, responsible for $70 billion in SSA benefits, in… Read more »


AARP CT Webinar Wednesday Series – Please Join Them!

Join AARP weekly for their AARP CT Webinar Wednesday Series to participate in educational workshops and fun with purpose experiences.  The first of the series will be held at 1PM each Wednesday.   Registration is free and open to people of all ages! May 27, 2020 @ 1PM Caregiver Roadshow for CT Families:  Offers a journey through… Read more »


AARP Connecticut Survey Finds Majority of Connecticut Adults Using Payment Apps Unaware of Danger Posed by Scammers

AARP Connecticut Survey Finds Majority of Connecticut Adults Using Payment Apps Unaware of Danger Posed by Scammers Be Aware of P2P Risks When Paying for Groceries, Other Services During Pandemic (Link to Direct AARP Article) According to a new AARP survey of adults 18 and older, about two in three (66%) Connecticut consumers rely on… Read more »


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