First Lady Susan Corbett Announces New Statewide Art Contest for Individuals with Disabilities in Partnership

First Lady Susan Corbett Announces New Statewide Art Contest for Individuals with Disabilities in Partnership with The Arc of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts ​News for Immediate Release​ April 1, 2014 First Lady Susan Corbett Announces New Statewide Art Contest for Individuals with Disabilities in Partnership with The Arc of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Council on…

Social Security Suspends Program that Seized Tax Refunds to Recoup Decade-Old Overpayments – Star Tribune

Social Security Suspends Program that Seized Tax Refunds to Recoup Decade-Old Overpayments – Star Tribune By Stephen Ohlemacher, Associated Press WASHINGTON — People with old Social Security debts are getting a reprieve — for now. The Social Security Administration had been participating in a program in which thousands of people were having their tax refunds seized to recoup overpayments that…

“Older Adults Challenged Financially When Adult Children Move Home” – UCLA Center for Health Policy Research

“Older Adults Challenged Financially When Adult Children Move Home” – UCLA Center for Health Policy Research By Stephen P. Wallace, PhD, D. Imelda Padilla-Frausto, MPH       This policy brief looks at the financial burdens imposed on older Californians when adult children return home, often due to a crisis not of their own making,…

“Why Do Elderly Parents Fall For Scams That Seem So Obvious To Us?” – FORBES

“Why Do Elderly Parents Fall For Scams That Seem So Obvious To Us?” – FORBES by Carolyn Rosenblatt The professional crooks are at it again.        The U.S. Attorney’s office recently charged six defendants with yet another telemarketing fraud scheme targeting the elderly.  The allegations are that the con artists sought out and preyed upon the…

“Keeping Students with Disabilities Safe From Bullying” – A letter from the United States Department of Education

 “Keeping Students with Disabilities Safe From Bullying” – A letter from the United States Department of Education: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services       “The United States Education Department’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) issued guidance to educators and stakeholders on the matter of bullying of students with disabilities. This…