Annoucements & Articles
Nov 28, 2017, 12:55 PM
The WV Bureau of Senior Services takes the time to publish a monthly newsletters for the older adults of West Virginia. In the link we have provided the December newsletter for you as a downloadable PDF.
Oct 18, 2017, 9:34 AM
In the post is a partial email forwarded to Senior Monongalians from the Commissioner of Senior Services about a perceived telephone scam that we were questioned about.
Oct 16, 2017, 11:31 AM
This post contains information about the Social Security update on the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA). If you are receiving Social Security benefits for 2018, please read the information provided in this post.
Sep 20, 2017, 12:56 PM
If you or a loved one is planning a hospital stay, ask your doctor these questions to help you maintain good nutrition and muscle health during your recovery and beyond.
Sep 20, 2017, 11:02 AM
Malnutrition can have very detrimental affects on your health and body. It can accelerate the natural affects of aging on the body. Here are tips to avoid the affects of malnutrition and all the things malnutrition can affect, to show you why you need to avoid being malnourished.
Sep 12, 2017, 9:45 AM
This post contains pdf links to informational flyers and FEMA forms released between 9/5/2017 and 9/7/2017 for anyone who may have been recently impacted by floods or landslides in West Virginia.
Aug 2, 2017, 8:06 AM
In this post is information about the acting Inspector General of Social Security's warning of a fraud scheme where individuals are impersonating SSA employees. Please read the information in the post and stay vigilant about potential fraud.
Jun 19, 2017, 8:17 AM
The Internal Revenue Service today warned people to beware of a new scam linked to the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS), where fraudsters call to demand an immediate tax payment through a prepaid debit card. This scam is being reported across the country, so taxpayers should be alert to the details.
Jun 2, 2017, 11:58 AM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is readying a fraud prevention initiative that removes Social Security numbers from Medicare cards to help combat identity theft, and safeguard taxpayer dollars.
May 15, 2017, 12:51 PM
This is an announcment about a new phone scam aimed at veterans. Please read more about it and remember to stay vigilant about who you are giving out your information to.