Medicare and how it works with other insurance

Q: I recently applied for my Medicare benefits and soon after received a form to complete asking for information about employer's health plans that I might be entitled to. Why would Medicare need such information? A: Medicare needs to know about other health care coverage to establish your benefits file and to determine whether or [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:37-07:00May 24th, 2016|Information|0 Comments

Senior Concerns Presents Free Seminar on “Diet and Memory: The MIND Diet Plan”

As part of an ongoing commitment to provide resources and support for family caregivers of those caring for aging loved ones, Senior Concerns will present a community seminar on “Diet and Memory: The MIND Diet Plan,” on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Senior Concerns, 401 Hodencamp Road, Thousand Oaks. This informative seminar, led [...]

By |2016-05-19T15:27:46-07:00May 19th, 2016|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Senior Concerns offers two free presentations

In partnership with the National Council on Aging, Senior Concerns is offering one-stop shops for free economic check-ups to assist low-income adults in managing budgets, saving money, finding work, and setting financial goals. Participants in the economic check-up program must be age 55 or older with a household income at or below 250 percent of [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:37-07:00May 19th, 2016|In the News, News / Events|0 Comments

Good driving manners help avoid road rage

Q: I've heard a lot about road rage lately and wonder if seniors are targeted victims. If so, what can we do to protect ourselves? A: It appears that road rage continues to be part of our lives. However, I think this type of anger is more likely directed at drivers' behaviors rather than at [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:37-07:00May 17th, 2016|Information|0 Comments

Upcoming events are aimed at low-income seniors

Q: I am a low-income senior and have heard friends talk about assistance they are receiving from various programs. Do you know where I could obtain information about some of these programs? A: You have asked a question which might be of interest to many low-income seniors, so mark your calendar for May 23. That's [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:38-07:00May 10th, 2016|Information|0 Comments