Independent Living Times

State Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Public Notice for Coordination and Advocacy Funding

Kristylee Gogolen ~ June 4, 2018 ~ Blog Love: 0

Notice is given that the Alpine Area Agency on Aging is requesting funds for coordination and advocacy after the state and federal administration funds are expended for the upcoming state fiscal year cycle of July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019. The information is available for review on the Alpine…

How Criminals Steal $37 Billion a Year from America’s Elderly–Bloomberg

Kristylee Gogolen ~ May 8, 2018 ~ Blog Love: 0

Telephone pitchers, online scammers and even family members target the most vulnerable among us. And it’s about to get worse. Marjorie Jones trusted the man who called to tell her she’d won a sweepstakes prize, saying she could collect the winnings once she paid the taxes and fees. After she…