Ruben Diaz's posts related to Aging

Senate Aging Committee Hearing, Chaired by Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz held on September 8, 2009 Re: HR 3200 and its Impact on NY's Senior Citizens

Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz joined by Senator Pedro Espada, Senator Marty Golden, and Assemblyman Marcos Crespo.  AARP members filled the audience to hear official testimony of several experts.

Hunger A Tragic Reality For Too Many Senior Citizens

November 20, 2009For Immediate Release

Hunger A Tragic Reality For Too Many Senior Citizens

The Meals on Wheels Association of America released a report yesterday documenting the tragic reality of  hunger among senior citizens.  “Senior Hunger in the United States: Differences Across States and Rural and Urban Areas” reveals the tragic reality that hunger and malnutrition continue to be significant problems for older Americans. 

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NYS Senate Committee on Aging committee meeting January 25, 2010 at 11:30 am

Director Michael Burgess, State Office for the Aging is giving an overview of the

SFY 2010-2011 Budget

Senator Díaz letter to Governor Paterson Regarding EPIC Funding Reduction

January 27, 2010

Honorable David A. PatersonGovernor of the State of New YorkState Capitol Albany, New York 12224

Dear Governor Paterson:

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