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Sue had just $813 a month to survive. Of that, she needed $136 just to pay for two prescriptions. Then Sue met a benefits counselor supported by NCOA. Soon, she was saving thousands of dollars.

The Latest in Benefits Access

NCOA’s Senior SNAP Enrollment Initiative

We’ve released the Request for Proposals for our initiative to help seniors enroll in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). We’re seeking proposals from community-based organizations in two competitive categories ($25,000 and $50,000).

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5 Ways Congress Can Support Seniors in 2015

Several anniversaries in 2015 offer the perfect opportunity for Congress to expand and reinforce its commitment to supporting older Americans’ health and economic security.

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NCOA at 2015 Aging in America

Explore NCOA sessions at the 2014 Aging in America Conference, March 23-27, in Chicago.

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Center for Benefits Seeks Proposals to Fund New BECs in 2015

NCOA's Center for Benefits Access is pleased to announce the availability of up to 10 grants for nonprofit organizations and state agencies to apply and become Benefits Enrollment Centers (BECs).

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