Department Press Releases 2010

20 Dec 2010 Advocates for Nursing Home Residents Recommend Improvements in Long-Term Care
13 Dec 2010 Governor Crist Appoints Four to the Department of Elderly Affairs Advisory Council (Governor's Office)
06 Dec 2010 Elder Affairs Celebrates Intergenerational Week With Focus on Volunteering
15 Nov 2010 State Assistance Available for Seniors During Medicare Annual Enrollment Period
01 Nov 2010 Elder Affairs Observes Alzheimer’s Awareness Month
18 Oct 2010 Elder Affairs Lands $4.4 Million in Grants to Help With Alzheimer’s, Long-Term Care, Insurance Counseling
11 Oct 2010 Elder Affairs Welcomes Two Big Bend Municipalities as State’s Newest Communities for a Lifetime
08 Oct 2010 Governor Crist Recognizes Two-Year Anniversary of Florida’s Silver Alert Plan (Governor's Office)
05 Oct 2010 Statewide Guardianship Office Launches Online System to Help Families, Judges Find Qualified Guardians
01 Oct 2010 Elder Affairs Recognizes Florida Guardianship Month
29 Sep 2010 Communities for a Lifetime Initiative Earns National Recognition as Government Innovator
23 Sep 2010 Florida Departments of Elder Affairs, Health Recognize Falls Prevention Awareness Day With Webcast
22 Sep 2010 Elder Affairs Hosts Employ Older Workers Week Celebration
17 Sep 2010 Elder Affairs to Honor Older Workers and Helpers, Co-Host Falls Prevention Event
01 Sep 2010 Department of Elder Affairs Launches Project to Help Low-Income Elders Enroll for Benefits
27 Aug 2010 Elder Affairs Welcomes Deerfield Beach as State’s Newest Community for a Lifetime
17 Aug 2010 Governor Crist Praises Aging Network Professionals for Service to Florida Seniors (Governor's Office)
30 Jul 2010 Elder Affairs Video Wins Silver Award in National Mature Media Competition
14 Jun 2010 Leaders of Elder Affairs, DCF and Domestic Violence Coalition Kick Off Recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
25 May 2010 Department of Elder Affairs, AARP Florida: 2010 Hurricane Season Is Here; Time to Plan and Help Neighbors and Friends Prepare (Joint release with AARP Florida)
19 May 2010 Governor Crist Celebrates Florida Seniors During Older Americans Month (Governor's Office release)
05 May 2010 Health, Elder Affairs Focus on Senior Women During Women's Health Month
04 May 2010 Elder Affairs, Local Communities Celebrate Older Americans Month
03 May 2010 Elder Affairs Mini-Grant to Fund Community Education Event for Seniors

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30 Apr 2010 Elder Affairs Welcomes Town of Cutler Bay as State's Newest Community for a Lifetime
22 Apr 2010 Elder Affairs Recognizes Outstanding "Golden Choices" Volunteers
20 Apr 2010 Florida Volunteers Called Upon to ‘SHINE Your Light’
09 Apr 2010 SHINE Program to Help More Elders with Insurance Options
07 Apr 2010 Elder Affairs Welcomes City of Pembroke Pines as State's Newest Community for a Lifetime
06 Apr 2010 Governor Crist Announces Expansion of Florida Discount Drug Card Access to All Florida Residents (Governor's Office release)
18 Mar 2010 Florida SHINE Program to Help Elders Affected by Termination of Medicare Contractor
10 Mar 2010 State Leaders Honor Elders at Ambassadors for Aging Day
10 Mar 2010 Elder Affairs Welcomes City of Fort Meade as State's Newest Community for a Lifetime
05 Mar 2010 Elder Affairs Welcomes City of Sarasota as State’s Newest Community for a Lifetime
01 Mar 2010 Guardianship Foundation Donates Funds to Help Florida Public Guardians
23 Feb 2010 Elder Affairs Hosts Summit on Consumer Fraud for Seniors
12 Feb 2010 Testimonies of Long-Term Care Residents Showcased in Revamped Ombudsman Annual Report
09 Feb 2010 Elder Affairs Secretary Beach Receives Leadership Award from Vision Organization
05 Feb 2010 Department of Elder Affairs Receives Grant to Help Seniors Find Jobs (Governor's Office release)
04 Feb 2010 Governor Crist Meets with Senior Citizens in Dania Beach (Governor's Office release)
29 Jan 2010 Florida Seniors to Benefit from Governor’s Budget Proposal
22 Jan 2010 Elder Affairs Grant to Help Southwest Florida Seniors
22 Jan 2010 Elder Affairs Grant to Help Jay Seniors
22 Jan 2010 Elder Affairs Grant to Help Anna Maria Island Seniors
22 Jan 2010 Elder Affairs Grant to Help Jacksonville Seniors
22 Jan 2010 Elder Affairs Grant to Help South Florida Seniors
22 Jan 2010 Elder Affairs Grant to Help Chattahoochee Seniors
07 Jan 2010 Elder Affairs Recognizes Chattahoochee as State’s Newest Community for a Lifetime

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