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Recent Media Coverage (Feb 6-17)

Op-Ed on Financial Elder Abuse – Safeguard Finances of the Elderly, Albany Times Union, Feb 17 ┬áCaregiving Award to Scott M. Stringer Stringer Caregiving Award Release Sinovision TV Report (Note: Report is not in English) ┬áCity Limits New York City … Continue reading

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NY – What’s the Point of a Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program if It’s Not Properly Funded?

The Long Term Care Ombudsmen Program (LTCOP), as required under the Older Americans Act, is the voice of residents and families of those who reside in State Licensed Long Term Care Facilities. These highly trained hands-on volunteers are often the … Continue reading

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Get Involved – 7 Urgent NY Legislative and Budget Priorities for Older New Yorkers

Call/Write and Partner with LiveOn NY, the NY State Coalition for the Aging and the Association of Aging in New York and urge your representatives to support these items! Budget Priorities Increase statewide funding for elder abuse prevention programs by … Continue reading

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LiveOn NY 2015/2016 Legislative Agenda


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Recent Media Coverage

Bobbie Sackman on News Channel 4 Mayor de Blasio’s speech focused on affordable housing. Bobbie Sackman, Policy Director at LiveOn NY was interviewed by Melissa Russo and discussed the impact of the proposed changes on older New Yorkers. LiveOn NY … Continue reading

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LiveOn NY

Today Council of Senior Centers announces that we have changed our name to one that more clearly represents who we are and what we do for all of New York state. Join Us in Making New York A Better Place … Continue reading

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