Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Proposed Budget Could Erode Services for Seniors
Claudio Gualtieri, advocacy director at AARP, notes that the state has a growing senior population, but the governor wants to cap access to the Home Care Program for Elders, which provides health care and services that seniors need to live independently at home."
Gualtieri made the following explanation on this matter, "So it will be timed to only serve the people who are on the program now, and to the extent, someone in the future could get a slot, they will be on a wait list."
Source: Public News Service, 4/18/17, Read More >