Attorney General: Senior Issues
Senior Issues

Senior's Information
 Access America for FirstGov for Seniors
  The U.S. Government's Official Web Portal. Provides information for seniors on Consumer Protection, Education, Jobs and Volunteerism, Federal and State Agencies, Health, Laws and Regulations, Retirement and Money, Taxes, Travel and Leisure.
 Americans with Disabilities Act
  The Americans with Disabilities Act, 42 U.S.C. 12101 et seq., prohibits discrimination based on disability in employment, places of public accommodation, transportation, telecommunication and commercial facilities. This link will provide you information regarding ADA from the US Department of Justice.
 Connecticut Commission on Aging
  Advocating for Connecticut's Older Adult
 Department on Aging
  Department on Aging has resources and links to services for elderly citizens of the State including the local Area Agencies on Aging and links to Programs Serving Older Adults.
 Healthcare for Seniors - Medicare Options
  The Official U.S. Government Site for People with Medicare
 Long Term Care Ombudsman Office
  Nursing Home Resident's Advocates/Investigators. The mission of the Connecticut Long Term Care Ombudsman Program is to protect the health, safety, welfare and rights of long term care residents.
  Information regarding applying for Medicaid coverage in Connecticut.
 U.S. Administration on Aging
  The Administration on Aging (AoA), an agency in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is one of the nation's largest providers of home- and community-based care for older persons and their caregivers. To develop a comprehensive, coordinated and cost-effective system of long-term care that helps elderly individuals to maintain their dignity in their homes and communities.