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March 2017 - SEIU 2015 announces dues increase:  https://www.seiu2015.org/article/seiu-local-2015-member-overwhelming-vote-yesyes/
On March 15, 2017, SEIU 2015 announced the result of the vote to amend their bylaws and increase dues.  Of the 36,043 votes received, 98% approved the changes.  As such, effective May 1, 2017, SEIU members will pay 3% of their gross wages in dues, a minimum of $15.50 per month, or up to a maximum of $45.00 per month.  In Solano County, this means any SEIU member working over 88 hours per month will se an increase of dues from $30.66 to month up to the $45 per month maximum.  Members with questions or concerns are directed to contact the SEIU Member Action Center at 1-855-810-2015.

Solano Transportation Authority Offers Transportation Assistance

Call Center Flyer

Travel Training Flyer

December 2016 - Article from NIH Senior Health

If you take prescription medications, you know that some of them can be costly. If you need help paying for meds, there are programs that may help.

See ways to cut costs with prescription medications.

Got Medicare? Watch this video for ways to save on your coverage.

The information on Taking Medicines was developed for NIHSeniorHealth by the National Institute on General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) at NIH.




December 2016 - Information on Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) from CDSS

ACIN I-85-16 (November 23, 2016) < http://www.cdss.ca.gov/lettersnotices/EntRes/getinfo/acin/2016/I-85_16.pdf>


December 2016 - Interesting Articles from Elder Action

How to Age Gracefully: Don’t be Afraid of Growing Older

Retiring in Your Own Home: How Baby Boomers Can Age in Place

Home Modification and Universal Design for Elder-Friendly Living

How to Install Shower Grab Bars

Aging in Place Safe at Home Checklist

Elderly Depression: Symptoms & Care

Bipolar Disorder in Seniors

The 45 Warning Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse

Working Beyond Retirement: For Money Identity and Purpose

The Senior’s Guide to Becoming a Real Estate Agent in Their Golden Years