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Blog Archive for January 2018

DTA Opens Senior Assistance Office on Jan 22nd. MLRI Infographic on SNAP and Older Adults

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 3:31pm -- FoodSNAP

MLRI Infographic on SNAP and Older Adults:

Attached​ is a two page info-graphic with key facts about SNAP, food security and low income older adults in Massachusetts. Big thanks to MLRI's AmeriCorps Wesley Chrabasz for his work on this infographic.  Please let Wes know if you have older adults who have been denied or terminated from SNAP or you need help figuring out the correct benefit amounts. ​Contact:​ or 617/357-0700 x 323

Last day of Connector open enrollment & MassHealth changes

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 4:20pm -- Health-Law-Anno...

Tomorrow Jan 23 is the last day of open enrollment for coverage through the Connector. That means the last day to apply for coverage and for those eligible for a ConnectorCare plan or Health Connector Plan, to select a plan and pay any premium due in order to be enrolled by Feb 1. It is also the last day for those enrolled in a plan to change plans effective Feb 1. For more information:


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