Bay Area fire department program helps seniors keep their balance.
Haley Hinds reports
Starting in January, more than 65 million beneficiaries nationwide can expect a larger Social Security check.
Benefits are scheduled to increase by 8.7 percent in 2023 to adjust for inflation, according to the Social Security Administration. For retired workers, that means an average increase from $1,681 to $1,827 every month.
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Courtesy Of Area Agency On Aging For Pasco-Pinellas
Staff and church congregants gather at an outreach event on Sept. 15 hosted by the Area Agency on Aging for Pasco and Pinellas counties at the Skyview Church of Christ.
Elder Abuse: It’s More Than Scams
FREE Workshop on Wednesday, June 15
10am – 11:30am
Virtual Event via Zoom
St. Petersburg, FL --- June 15th is National World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Elder abuse affects one in 10 adults over the age of 60, yet only one in 24 cases are reported to authorities. It’s estimated that up to five million older Americans are abused every year totaling a loss of at least $36.6 billion.
Area Agency on Aging of Pasco-Pinellas announces new initiative that aims to enhance senior safety in Pasco and Pinellas counties.
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Area Agency on Aging of Pasco – Pinellas, Inc.
AREA AGENCY ON AGING OF PASCO – PINELLAS ANNOUNCES NEW INITIATIVE THAT AIMS TO ENHANCE SENIOR SAFETY IN PASCO AND PINELLAS COUNTIES
Donation from Ring Supports AAAPP’s Mission to Empower Seniors
Congressman Gus Bilirakis Shares Support for AAAPP’s Ongoing Services and Dedication
Oldsmar, Florida, December 11th – Area Agency on Aging of Pasco Pinellas (AAAPP), a nonprofit focused on coordinating services to keep seniors healthy and independent, today announced a community program in collaboration with Ring to support senior safety in Pasco and Pinellas counties.
For almost fifty years, AAAPP has advocated, educated, and empowered seniors living throughout Pasco and Pinellas counties and promoted their independence. Through our network of community partners, AAAPP provides resources to seniors, adults with disabilities and caregivers needed to maintain independence, promote healthy aging and live an optimal quality of life.
With AAAPP’s support, Ring, whose mission is to make neighborhoods safer, is donating 1,000 Ring Video Doorbells, including free installation and a Ring Protect subscription, to local residents 60 years and older throughout Pasco and Pinellas counties, as defined by AAAPP.