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Thursday, 1/28/21, Academy Point at Mystic Offers Meal for “Soup-er Heros”

As a “thank you,” Academy Point at Mystic is inviting their professional partners to pick up a delicious meal for two of homemade soup, salad and dessert! Reservations must be made by calling the number provided below by January 27th. Thursday, January 28 3 – 5 p.m. Hosted Virtually by Academy Point at Mystic As… Read more »

IRS Sends Second Round of Stimulus Payments

What You Should Know: On December 27, 2020, the fourth COVID-19 relief package was signed into law. The $900 billion relief package, the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, was combined with a larger omnibus bill that included annual government funding for Fiscal Year 2021. This relief package included a second round of Economic Impact… Read more »

National Consumer Voice for Long-Term Care Hosts Free Podcasts

National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care hosts a number of podcasts related to caring for loved ones, advocacy, how to find quality long-term care and managing care during COVID-19. See the full list of podcasts on the National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care website.

AARP Warns: COVID-19 Vaccine Scams a Growing Problem

Fraudsters prey on people eager for hard-to-get coronavirus vaccinations by Katherine Skiba, AARP, January 12, 2021 | Comments: 1 SOME MEANS/GETTY IMAGES An ad for the COVID-19 vaccine on Craigslist. Telephone offers of home delivery of the vaccine. Text messages inviting you to set up an appointment for a coronavirus vaccination. Offers of “leftover” vaccine supposedly up for grabs.… Read more »

COACH: COVID-19 Assistance for Community Health, Counseling Services in Response to COVID-19

The COACH works on the fact that most people are resilient and have a built-in ability to recover from or adjust to misfortune or change such as the COVID-19 pandemic. This is one of the most important factors in fostering individual and community recovery and is an essential element of COACH. We don’t approach people… Read more »

2/26/21 Free On-line Webinar, Connecticut Department of Banking and CT Senior Medicare Patrol

Older Americans lose $2.6 billion or more annually due to elder financial abuse and exploitation and it’s estimated 60 billion is lost annually due to Medicare Fraud. Unfortunately, it occurs in every demographic and can happen to anyone—a family member, a neighbor, even you. It is estimated that only one in five of these crimes… Read more »

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