Departments Elders

Medicare Open Enrollment

Submitted by Gail Kennedy Medicare’s Open Enrollment is October 15 – December 7, 2020. Medicare allows health and drug plans to make changes regarding their cost and coverage and allows for those plans to update their networks of providers and pharmacies. During Open Enrollment, Medicare beneficiaries can change their Medicare health plans and prescription drug […]

Departments Elders

Medicare Open Enrollment

Submitted by Gail Kennedy Medicare’s Open Enrollment is October 15 – December 7, 2020. Medicare allows health and drug plans to make changes regarding their cost and coverage and allows for those plans to update their networks of providers and pharmacies. During Open Enrollment, Medicare beneficiaries can change their Medicare health plans and prescription drug […]

Departments Elders

Video chat Seneca Language Lessons via Skype (Allegany)

Submitted by Ja:no’s Bowen Novice Low/Very Beginner Conversational Seneca class via Google Classroom: https://classroom.google.com/c/MzA1OTExMzA3NjFa?cjc=bxtd7n6This is an intro level course, and you can complete the work at your own pace. In order to attend, click on the Google Classroom link listed above. Ja:no’s Bowen, the instructor will post video lessons and assignments weekly. The class just […]

Departments Elders

How do I get Medicare Part A and Part B?

Submitted by Gail Kennedy Many People Automatically Get Medicare Part A and Part B Already get benefits from Social Security for the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB)? If you get benefits from Social Security or the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB), you will automatically get Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) and Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance). Medicare […]

Departments Elders

NY Connects, your link to Long Term Services and Supports

Submitted by Gail Kennedy Get help with your long term supports needs. Connect to long term services and supports in your community– Personal care services– Education and counseling– Health and wellness– Behavioral health supports and services– Intellectual/developmental disability supports and services– Social supports Three ways to connect to reach NY connects. By phone. Call 1-800-342-9871. […]

COVID-19 Departments Elders

Human Resources update

By Terri Nephew The Human Resource Office on both territories will be happy to assist our SN Workforce Elders who were placed on a temporary layoff. If you do not have access to a computer or the internet to file your unemployment claim, please call one of our offices Monday-Friday between the hours of 9am-3pm […]

Community News COVID-19 Elders

Annual Marvin “Joe” Curry Veterans Powwow Cancelled

ALLEGANY TERRITORY, SALAMANCA, N.Y. – Lingering concerns over the sustained nationwide COVID-19 response has prompted organizers of the annual Marvin “Joe” Curry Veterans Powwow to cancel the event for 2020. The Seneca Nation has presented the annual celebration of Native American culture for the past 30 years. The powwow, which features a series of exhilarating […]

COVID-19 Departments Elders

AOA Coronavirus update

Please be advised The Elder Center & Congregate Site will be closed until further notice. All Home Delivered Meals & AOA Services will continue as normal. Any questions please call the office at 716-945-8990. Those who attend Congregate Meals may temporarily receive Home Delivered Meals during the closure. Please contact the AOA by 9a.m. the […]