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GO DIRECT
The Treasury Department recommends two safe, easy alternatives to paper checks for federal benefits:
Direct Deposit or The Direct Express Debit MasterCard card. There are no sign-up fees, monthly fees or overdraft charges. Some fees for optional services may apply. To sign up for the card, or to learn more about its fees and features, people can:

or visit their local Social Security office. Complete info:  www.GoDirect.org

Medicare website makes it easy to log onto www.medicare.gov to help a friend or family member choose a drug plan, compare nursing homes, get help with billing, find local resources, and more! Medicare Plan Finder is here.

 

Websites for Older Adults
AARP

www.aarp.org

Administration on Aging

www.aoa.gov

National Council on Aging

www.nia.nih.gov

National Library Service for the Blind and Handicapped

www.loc.gov/nls

PA Association of Area Agencies on Aging

www.p4a.org

PA Association of Nonprofit Homes for the Aging

www.panpha.org

PA Senior Centers

www.paseniorcenters.org

Social Security Online

www.socialsecurity.gov

CARIE: The Center for Advocacy for the Rights & Interests of the Elderly

www.carie.org

 

Eldercare Locator

www.eldercare.gov

ElderWeb

www.elderweb.com

Extended Care

www.extendedcare.com

Family Caregiver Alliance

www.caregiver.org

Find a Hospice

www.nhpco.org/find-hospice

National Alliance for Caregiving

www.caregiving.org

PA Long Term Care

www.aging.state.pa.us

RetireNet

www.retirenet.com

Senior Citizen Journal

www.seniorjournal.com

Senior Corps

www.seniorcorps.org

Senior Housing

www.seniorhousingnet.com

Senior Net

www.seniornet.org

 

Social Security for Women

www.socialsecurity.gov/women

Federal Trade Commission

www.ftc.gov

Web Pointers for Seniors

web.pdx.edu/~psu01435/startup.html

WidowNet

www.widownet.org