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A Citizen Guide to
Check out the Seniors to Seniors Website. They are committed to educating seniors about what the current health care reform legislation means for all senior once it is implemented.
Advocacy for Seniors
The Senior Advocate Coalition meets regularly with
government officals - local, state and federal - to
communicate on issues relevant to older adults
such as transportation, Medicare, Social Security,
health care cost and creating elder friendly
Senior Advocate Coalition Meeting
For Muskegon, Ottawa & Oceana Counties
Schedule Of Meetings 2012
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Senior Resources in the Tanglewood Park Board Room
560 Seminole Road, Muskegon, MI 49444 (unless otherwise noted)
Feb. 13, 2012 -Meet with Congressional Aides
March 12, 2012 - Meet with State Legislators
April 9, 2012 - Meet with Congressional Aides
May 14, 2012 - Meet with State Legislators
June 11, 2012 - Meet with Congressional Aides
Wednesday June 20th, 2012, Older Michiganians Day on State Capitol lawn - Details will follow
Sept. 10 -Meet with Congressional Aides
Oct. 8 -Meet with State Legislators
Anyone interested in learning and sharing information about current aging/disability issues is welcome to attend. For more information call Maggie: 231.733.3509
Click for a list of legislators and their emails
The following informational links are pdf downloads.
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An informative PowerPoint show on Advocacy is available for those who have Microsoft Office or Open Office software programs. Click here to view.
Older Americans Act
2012 Legislative Delegation
Ten Commandments of Public Policy Advocacy
How a Bill Becomes a Law
Health in Aging Advocacy Center