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NSCLC Executive Director Kevin Prindiville calls on Congress in his latest Huffington Post blog to act to update the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program to help low-income seniors like Dollie.
NSCLC Directing Attorney Eric Carlson is quoted in a Nov. 19, 2014 article in Governing concerning Medicaid reimbursement for care outside nursing homes.
Dollie, 73, lives solely on income from Supplemental Social Security for all of her living expenses. But the program needs an update. Watch Dollie’s story and then help NSCLC restore this important poverty program.
NSCLC on Twitter
Grt piece on the economic argument for more aid to elderly poor. Hint: it helps everyone! by @KarenDLincoln http://t.co/ThQyVscW2i(about 8 hours ago)
RT @BillMoyersHQ: Medicare + Medicaid are turning 50 this yr + are among the best ways to fight poverty says Kevin Prindiville. http://t.co…(about 14 hours ago)
Sign this petition from @medicarerights asking federal govt to prioritize enrollment education http://t.co/HtFFe0xKIB(about 1 day ago)
Tag Archives: Adult Day Health Care
At the end of March 2012, NSCLC, working with local legal services lawyers, achieved an important victory when the Kern County Board of Supervisors agreed to postpone for three months the closure of its adult day health care center. The … Continue reading
On November 17, 2011, seven plaintiffs who represent a class of 35,000 low-income people with disabilities, including older adults, and the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) reached a settlement in a federal lawsuit that challenged the State’s planned … Continue reading