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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Falls Prevention Month

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Did you know that 1 in 4 Americans aged 65+ falls every year? Falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older Americans. Falls are costly—in dollars and in quality of life. 

However, falling is not an inevitable par...

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Social Services Announcements
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Free Community Zoom Program

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FREE COMMUNITY ZOOM PROGRAMTOPIC: Misconceptions of Medicare/MedicaidSPEAKER: Joan Reed Wilson, Esq.DATE: Tuesday, September 22ndTIME: 1pmREGISTRATION: Contact Laura Falt at 860.335.7526 or via email at Lfalt@nathealthcare.com to register for Zoom code by...

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Social Services Announcements
Posted on: August 14, 2020

SNAP Food Replacement Benefits

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If your SNAP household experienced food loss due to the power outages caused by recent Tropical Storm Isaias, you may qualify for food replacement SNAP benefits.

To apply, you will need to complete two forms to demonstrate proof of food loss. 

You...

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Social Services Announcements
Posted on: July 16, 2020

Important Updates from the CT Dept of Labor

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Unemployed Due to COVID-19?

You should file for unemployment benefits. Check out the latest guidance for both workers and employers.

Fraud Alert

The USDOL Inspector General uncovered a scam that’s targeting people who file for unemployment benefits...

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Social Services Announcements
Posted on: June 17, 2020

9-Town Transit Service Changes

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9 - Town Transit - Important Service Changes

As the Shoreline begins to reopen, 9 Town Transit is restoring bus services.

Route 641 Regular Schedule

Route 641 to Madison will resume the regular schedule on June 22nd.

All other routes, Dial-A-Ride and ADA para...

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Social Services Announcements
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Senior Center Update

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**ATTENTION SENIOR CENTER PARTICIPANTS**

AS OF MARCH 16, 2020, DUE TO THE RISK OF COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) SPREADING AMONG ELDERLY PERSONS 

IN CONGREGATE SETTINGS,

ALL MEALS AND ACTIVITIES HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED INDEFINITELY 

During our closure,...

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Social Services Announcements
Posted on: June 4, 2020

Online Purchasing of Food With SNAP Benefits

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UPDATED June 1, 2020--Online purchasing of food with SNAP benefits.  

The Department of Social Services is working with participating food retailers—Amazon, Walmart and ShopRite--to offer online purchasing of food with SNAP bene...

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Social Services Announcements
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Food Assistance

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Social Services Announcements