Monday, August 8, 2016

JASA's upcoming advocacy trainings and seminars

Learn -- Then Act!
Register for JASA's Advocacy Trainings & Seminars
JASA empowers older adults to advocate for issues of importance to themselves, their peers, 
and generations to follow. 

Institute for Senior Action (IFSA) Workshops
IFSA is a comprehensive education, leadership, and advocacy training program.  

Advanced Life Planning 
Tuesday, August 23
Presentation by NY Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)

Long Term Care and Supplemental Needs Trusts
Tuesday, August 30
Presentation by NYLAG

Senior Housing and Tenant Rights
Monday, September 19
Presentation by Met Council on Housing

Benefits and Entitlements + Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program 
Friday, October 7 
Presentation by NYC Human Resources Administration

The Senior Initiative: Legal Issues and Resources
Thursday, December 15 
Presentation by JASA Legal Services

IFSA takes place from 10:00 - 11:30 am at JASA Cooper Square, 200 East 5th Street, Manhattan
Fee: $30 for the full series (or $7 per class), includes light refreshments
Navigate New York Seminars: Inside the Government Offices that Make NYC Tick
Engage in meaningful dialogue with the leaders and government agencies who have significant impact in our City.

Michael J. Ryan, New York City Board of Elections 
Thursday, September 29 
The BOE is responsible for conducting fair and honest elections, enfranchising all eligible New Yorkers to register to vote and to practice those rights, and voter outreach and education.

Brian McCullough, New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board
Friday, November 18 
CCRB is an independent agency empowered to receive, investigate, mediate, hear, make findings, and recommend action on complaints against New York City police officers. 

Seminars take place from 10:00 - 11:30 am at UJA-Federation of New York, 130 East 59th Street, Manhattan
Fee: $15 for each seminar, includes breakfast 
FREE Medicare Seminar
Everything you need to know during the open enrollment period. 

Presentation by Eric Hausman, Consultant to the New York City Department for the Aging Health Insurance Information Counseling and Assistance Program
Thursday, December 1
10:00 - 11:30 am 
at UJA-Federation of New York, 130 East 59th Street, Manhattan
RSVP required for all programs -- Click Here
For more information contact ifsa@jasa.org212.273.5353, or visit

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