Aging

Aging

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  • Apr 28

    Senate Standing Committee on Aging 
    Senator Susan Serino, Chair 
    10:00 AM, Tuesday, April 28, 2015 
    Room 813 LOB

    Director of the State Office for the Aging Corinda Crossdale will be attending

    This event will be streamed live.

Committee Updates

Serino Supports Family Caregivers

“Information is power, and this bill gives caregivers the tools they need to help individuals heal right the first time,” continued Serino.  “Passing the Care Act will cut costs by helping avoid expensive returns to the hospital, empower caregivers to get their loved ones back on their feet, and help our seniors maintain their independence.”

April 23, 2015
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Committee Meeting: Aging Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Aging  Senator Susan Serino, Chair  10:00 AM, Tuesday, April 28, 2015  Room 813 LOB

Director of the State Office for the Aging Corinda Crossdale will be attending

April 28, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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SERINO ANNOUNCES MAJOR WINS FOR NEW YORK SENIORS

For Immediate Release

March 30, 2015

Contact: Kara Cumoletti

cumolett@nysenate.gov

518-455-2945

 

SERINO ANNOUNCES MAJOR WINS FOR NEW YORK SENIORS

Statement on the Passage of the Health Budget

 

ALBANY, NY— Senator Sue Serino (R, C, I—Hyde Park), Chair of the Senate Committee on Aging, announced today that new State Budget for 2015-16 includes major wins for New York Seniors.

March 30, 2015
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Committee Meeting: Aging Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Aging Senator Susan Serino, Chair 10:00 AM, Tuesday, March 3, 2015 Room 813 LOB

March 3, 10:00 AM - 10:03 AM
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Committee Meeting: Aging Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Aging Senator David J. Valesky, Chair 10:00 AM, Tuesday, May 20, 2014 Room 511 LOB

May 20, 10:00 AM - 10:04 AM
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Committee Meeting: Aging Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Aging Senator David J. Valesky, Chair 10:00 AM, Tuesday, May 13, 2014 Room 511 LOB

May 13, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Committee Meeting: Aging Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Aging Senator David J. Valesky, Chair 10:00 AM, Wednesday, April 30, 2014 Room 511 LOB

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN DATE OF COMMITTEE MEETING

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An act to amend the real property tax law, in relation to certain calculations for enhanced STAR

April 30, 10:00 AM - 10:03 AM
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SENATOR VALESKY ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF SENIOR PRESCRIPTION DRUG PROGRAM IN FINAL NYS BUDGET

ALBANY, NY—State Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida), Chair of the Senate Aging Committee, announced the state budget will expand the successful Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) Program to include more than 25,000 more seniors in New York State. Prescription drug rates have increased twice the rate of inflation, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis, disproportionately affecting senior citizens, many of whom live on fixed incomes.

"Prescription drugs are one of the most expensive components of health care for seniors," Senator Valesky said. "With the cost of prescription drugs increasing significantly, it is important to expand the EPIC program to provide a safety net for more older New Yorkers."

March 29, 2014
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Committee Meeting: Aging Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Aging Senator David J. Valesky, Chair 10:00 AM, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 Room 511 LOB

March 25, 10:00 AM - 10:03 AM
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