Annoucements & Articles
Sep 12, 2017, 9:45 AM
This post contains pdf links to informational flyers and FEMA forms released between 9/5/2017 and 9/7/2017 for anyone who may have been recently impacted by floods or landslides in West Virginia.
Aug 2, 2017, 8:06 AM
In this post is information about the acting Inspector General of Social Security's warning of a fraud scheme where individuals are impersonating SSA employees. Please read the information in the post and stay vigilant about potential fraud.
Jun 19, 2017, 8:17 AM
The Internal Revenue Service today warned people to beware of a new scam linked to the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS), where fraudsters call to demand an immediate tax payment through a prepaid debit card. This scam is being reported across the country, so taxpayers should be alert to the details.
Jun 2, 2017, 11:58 AM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is readying a fraud prevention initiative that removes Social Security numbers from Medicare cards to help combat identity theft, and safeguard taxpayer dollars.
May 15, 2017, 12:51 PM
This is an announcment about a new phone scam aimed at veterans. Please read more about it and remember to stay vigilant about who you are giving out your information to.
Nov 8, 2016, 10:06 AM
Care giving can be both very rewarding and a lot of work. To help out those family members and caregivers, here is a list of tips for family and caregivers of older persons.
Mar 14, 2016, 10:26 AM
There are many scams that target seniors, and here are the top ones targeting them. U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Ranking Member Claire McCaskill have put out a comprehensive resource for seniors to inform and protect them.
Jan 12, 2016, 10:09 AM
If you are caring for an older person, you may find that communicating is sometimes a challenge. Here are some rules to follow that may help you communicate with any older adult.