Publications

This is a current list of running articles, newsletters and press releases  created by Cortland County Area Agency staff.   All file formats are in PDF.
Current Articles: 
What is  New York State EPIC? Information on the Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage.

Senior Advisor Articles:  The Senior Advisor is a segment typically published in the Cortland Standard on an ongoing basis throughout the year.  

2020:
June 4, 2020- Connecting while Socially Isolating
May 28, 2020- Medication Cost Help
May 5, 2020- HIICAP      
April 16, 2020- Stimulus Checks
April 9,2020- SS Payments during COVID-19
April 2, 2020- Scams Tips during COVID-19
March 19,2020- Senior Citizen of the Year
March 5, 2020- March for Meals
February 20, 2020- Scams
February 6, 2020- Heart Health
January 9, 2020- Missed Open Enrollment Deadline for Advantage Plans

Senior News:  The Senior News is the Cortland County Area Agency on Aging's quarterly newsletter.  The Senior News is mailed to seniors across not only Cortland county but also the entire country!  Over 2,500 newsletters are mailed each quarter.  

Past and Current issues can be viewed below:
Winter 2021                  Spring 2021
Summer 2021               Fall 2021

Spring 2020                  Summer 2020
Winter 2020                  Fall 2020:

Spring 2019                    Summer 2019
Fall 2019                         Winter 2019

Snippits from Past Senior News:

Ken Coleman: Surviving Hardships, from War to COVID

Additional Documents Below  

Agency Four Year Plan:  2020 Four Year Plan

Annual Report:   Annual Report
The annual report of the Cortland County Area Agency on Aging.

Caregiver Resource Center Documents:
Senior care TECH and Reminder Rosie

Emergency Preparedness

Housing Guide: Housing Guide
Resources for Seniors looking for housing options in Cortland County.

Information and Assistance: I&A Directory
A compilation directory of information on many topics for our local seniors of assistance the Cortland County Area Agency on Aging can assist with resources for Seniors looking for housing options in Cortland County.

Older American's Month- Activities and documents related to current Older American's Month events.
2021: COVID-19 Story Letter from Advisory Board    Get Published flyer

Senior Centers:  Draft-Reopening Proposal   Health and Human Services  Presentation 2021 (PowerPoint file)

Senior of the Year:
The award honors a Cortland County Resident age 60 or older who stands out in the community for ongoing devotion of time and talent in a variety of areas, and receives no remuneration for their contributions.

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