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COMING SOON: Ohio SMP Virtual Senior Consumer Protection Forum

Stay Tuned - Details coming soon!  Worries, uncertainty and even hope about Covid-19 options for testing and treatment make us all vulnerable to misinformation and scams.   Representatives from the Federal Trade Commission, the FBI, the U.S. Department of Justice, the Office of the Ohio Attorney General, CGS Administrators and Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program…

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#GivingTuesdayNow, more than ever

Cinco de Mayo!  Taco Tuesday! & #GivingTuesdayNow! Now more than ever, seniors need access to advocacy, assistance and resources.  When you give to Pro Seniors, you empower Ohio seniors with information and advice about their rights and their options.  We are grateful that Pro Seniors' staff are able to work from home to continue to…

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Pro Seniors Welcomes New Board Members

At the Annual Meeting, on April 24, 2020, Pro Seniors’ executive director Dimity Orlet expressed gratitude to outgoing Board President, Josh Goode, of Barrett & Weber.  Josh has been on the Pro Seniors board since 2011, and has served in a number of leadership roles, including secretary, vice-president, and chair of the resource development committee. …

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On the Front Line: Long-Term Care Ombudsmen

Like our other staff, Jimmy is working from home. If you get a call from Jimmy, you may notice his assistant, Shorty, who participates in virtual visits with nursing home residents via FaceTime.   What happens on a virtual visit? "I set up calls with the administrators and discuss our role amid the crisis," says…

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HRAP: Bridging the Justice Gap for Ohio Seniors.

Pro Seniors’ Legal Helpline offers no-cost legal advice to nearly 7,000 senior Ohioans every year. While many problems can be solved over the phone, some cannot. That’s why the Helpline Referral Attorney Panel (HRAP) was created. Our HRAP includes more than 60 private attorneys throughout Ohio who have agreed to accept referrals from the Helpline…

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Help Fight Fraud: Volunteer!

Ohio Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) peer educators volunteer their time and talents to spreading the word about the latest scams that target Medicare beneficiaries.  Share Ohio SMP information at a community health fair, tell your golf buddies how to recognize suspected fraud, or give presentations to groups.  Watch for our billboards across Ohio, and join…

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I couldn’t have done it without your help!

"Proceeds will go to unclaimed funds unless you comply within 30 days.”   Bob was surprised when he received a letter from an insurance company warning that his deceased father’s life insurance proceeds would be deposited as unclaimed funds with the state of Ohio if required documents were not provided within 30 days. This life insurance…

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Rhonda Y. Moore Fellowship

We are enjoying hearing from former Pro Seniors interns about their experience with us and where they are now.  Our interns have gone on to pass the bar exam, lead internal corporate communications, raise families, contribute to research, advocate for people using long-term services and supports, and more.   Check out our updates on #CincinnatiGives . …

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We’re Thankful for You!

Our clients are so lucky to have you! Thank you for helping seniors access justice and advocacy during our last fiscal year. We are so grateful for your support!

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Pro Seniors Launches Legal Toolkits Section on its Website

Thousands of Ohio seniors ignore their legal problems or simply give up trying to find a solution because they believe they cannot afford legal advice. Pro Seniors, a legal aid organization for seniors, has launched a Legal Toolkits section on its website at https://www.proseniors.org/toolkits/ that provides self-help information to help seniors prepare needed legal documents…

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