Welcome to the Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging
AN AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER
The following Legislative Agenda Priorities for 2020 have been identified by the Connecticut Associations of Area Agencies on Aging (C4A) including Home & Community-Based Providers under the Connecticut Home Care Programs (CHCP) and Lower Prescription Drug Costs. Please read the attached article for February 2020.
The February-March-2020 edition of our WCAAA Insider is now available! Click the button bellow to view all of our newsletters.
Please click the link below for tips on how to protect yourself from Coronavirus/COVID-19 related scams.
CSRCP – Connecticut Statewide Respite Care Program has funds available for those diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease or a related dementia for in home care or Adult Day Center attendance. Please reach out to (203)757-5449 ext.114 if you or a loved one is in need of Respite Care Services. You may visit the CSRCP page to find out more about the program.
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, the national largest FREE tax preparation program is looking for volunteers in the Waterbury area for this season. We are in need of Local Coordinators, Client Faciliators as well as Tax Counselors. If you have an interest in helping others, are good with numbers and comfortable with computers this may the the opportunity for you. To learn more about our program, please visit http://www.aarpfoundation.org/taxaide or
complete an application @ http://www.aarpfoundation.org.taxaidevolunteer and one of our local volunteers will contact you to answer any questions you may have. We look forward to hearing from you.
FFY2021 & SFY2021 Applications Now Available
The following applications are now available through the button below; Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2021 Request for Proposal and State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2021 Request for Alzheimer Aids positions.
Coronavirus / COVID-19 recommendations from ACL and CDC
Please click on the links below to view recommendations by ACL and the CDC regarding the recent Coronavirus outbreak.
Medicare Part C & D Drug Screening Form
Below you can download and print a Drug Screening form. Once we have received the completed form, the CHOICES Department will return a plan comparison for the three plans with the lowest costs available to you. Please note, you will not be enrolled into a plan unless you actively request and approve those changes to your Medicare coverage. Keep in mind that the deadline to make changes to your Medicare 2019 coverage is December 7th 2019.
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