In The News
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
New fact sheet on Home Care Rule with guidance on states’ obligations under the ADA and Olmstead http://t.co/CcCmeKqU2Y(about 1 day ago)
Comments due Feb 10 on proposed rule regarding same sex spousal rights in Medicare Medicaid settings http://t.co/lgNjLxjE0n(about 1 day ago)
@NCOAging @TalkPoverty @rebeccavallas @HalfinTen @SRCAA1 @NCPSSM @NeDenverHCenter @adbridgeforth thanks for all the retweets!(about 1 day ago)
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