Welcome to the Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging
AN AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER
The February-March-2020 edition of our WCAAA Insider is now available! Click the button bellow to view all of our newsletters.
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.
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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Get Ready: TRICARE Open Season, Federal Benefits Open Season Begins Nov. 11
Open season is an annual period when you can enroll in or change health plans for the next year. Now is the time to think through whether you or your family members want to make changes to your current health, dental, and vision plan coverage. Two open seasons run at the same time this fall: TRICARE Open Season and Federal Benefits Open Season. Both open seasons begin on Nov. 11 and end on Dec. 9. Enrollment choices made during this period will take effect on Jan. 1, 2020.