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National Council on Aging Launches Straight Talk for Seniors
Date:3/15/2010

rence, opening Monday, March 15, 2010, in Chicago. As additional details become available on the final health reform bill, the document will be refined.

Helping Older Adults Make Sense of Health Reform

"For 40 years, NCOA has proudly stood up for the interests of older adults, from supporting the passage of Medicare in 1965 to helping people understand and navigate complex benefits programs today," says Jim Firman. "Seniors know they can trust NCOA to provide the straight talk they want on this important and complicated issue."

NCOA will make Straight Talk for Seniors on Health Reform available to seniors by posting it for download on the NCOA website and distributing it nationally to thousands of senior centers, community organizations, and others in the aging services network. NCOA will continue its Straight Talk outreach with a series of educational webinars and Q&A sessions at senior centers.


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