“senior centers”

Good News for an Older Americans’ Safety Net

Posted on 11/1/2013 by |Washington Watch | Comments

Bulletin Today | PoliticsEven if you aren’t familiar with the Older Americans Act, you probably know of services it makes possible: Meals on Wheels, job training, senior centers and family caregiver support, among many others. The future of this safety net for older Americans looks a little brighter because, with bipartisan support, a key Senate committee advanced legislation to reauthorize the OAA on Oct. 30. >> Sign up for the AARP Health Newsletter. Reauthorization — the periodic process of tweaking, overhauling or ending …

New York City’s Mayor Turns His Attention To Improving Senior Centers

Posted on 07/2/2008 by |General News | Comments

Bulletin TodayNew York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg takes a look at “senior centers” and seeks to update them with his business-minded point of view and results-oriented attitude.