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Posted on: April 3, 2020

New York State Office for the Aging Issues Guidance Against Government Grant Scams

New York State Office for the Aging Issues Guidance Against Government Grant Scams

Guidelines, Tips, and Warnings About Potential Scams of Homeowners

Earlier this week our office was notified by the Montgomery County Office for the Aging that they have been...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

2020 Census Operational Adjustments Due to COVID-19

The 2020 Census is underway and households across America are responding every day. In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, the U.S. Census Bureau has adjusted 2020 Census operations in order to:

• Protect the health and safety of Census Bureau employe...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Social Security Recipients Will Automatically Receive Economic Impact Payments

Social Security Administration

Press Releases

Social Security Recipients Will Automatically Receive Economic Impact Payments

April 1, 2020

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that Social Security beneficiaries who are...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Social Security Benefits Will be Paid On Time

Social Security Administration

Monday, March 30, 2020 Mark Hinkle, Acting Press Officer

For Immediate Release press.office@ssa.gov

SOCIAL SECURITY

Social Security National Press Office Baltimore, MD

Social Security Benefits Will be Paid On Time and

Other Updates Related to the COVID-19 Pand...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

#SOSalem Covid-19 Crisis Fund

sosalem poster

Crisis Fund #SOSalem

No one is alone.  We help each other.

Your donation will help fill basic needs of our community during these difficult & strange times.  So far, generous donations to #SOSALEM have helped local families by providin...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Be Aware of Robocall Scams

Robocall Scams

Socially distancing from COVID-19 robocall scams

March 27, 2020 by Karen Hobbs Assistant Director, Division of Consumer and Business Education

FTC Scammers – and scammy companies – are using illegal robocalls to profit from Coronavirus-...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Covid-19 Scams

COVID-19 Scams

60 and over in the time of COVID-19? Read on. 

March 30, 2020 by Jennifer Leach Associate Director, Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC 

I know, 60-year-olds. You’re not old. In fact, we’ve found that, when...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

April Menu

APRIL 2020 MENU

OFA/ADRC April meal menu

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Tele-Support Group

The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support

The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support Initiative, a nonprofit dedicated to providing free support services to caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias in No...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Scams Targeting Seniors

COVID-19 Fraud Infographic

Fraud Surrounding COVID-19 is Increasing

As the number of people and communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic grows, so do the scams associated with it. Scammers use public health emergencies as opportunities for new fraud schemes, and because older a...

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