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2024 Tax Preparation Assistance

Assistance with Tax Preparation:  For seniors residing in Albuquerque:  Call 311 for information on the Senior and Community Centers around Albuquerque offering assistance with tax preparation. You can also visit the City of Albuquerque Website  2024 AARP Tax Assistance — City of Albuquerque (cabq.gov) for additional information about scheduling appointments at the Centers listed below: […]

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The Senior Citizens Law Office, Inc. is seeking passionate, diverse and experienced board members. 

  The Senior Citizens Law Office, Inc. (SCLO) is actively seeking passionate, diverse and experienced board members. The mission of SCLO is to provide free legal representation and advocacy to eligible older New Mexicans in order to uphold their rights, maximize their autonomy and ensure that they receive the benefits to which they are entitled. […]

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SCLO Board of Directors will be holding a Board Meeting on January 25, 2024 at 4:00 PM

SCLO Board of Directors will be holding a Board Meeting on January 25, 2024 at 4:00 PM This will be a Zoom meeting Please contact SCLO at 505-265-2300 if you are interested and we will provide you with the Zoom meeting link.

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Medicare Open Enrollment 10/15/23 – 12/7/23

Medicare Open Enrollment 10/15/23 – 12/7/23 Open Enrollment Period (Annual Election Period) Starts October 15 and Ends on December 7 Individuals with Medicare can make coverage elections regarding Medicare Advantage (MA), or remaining with or changing to Original [fee-for-service] Medicare, and Part D plans for the following year – coverage will begin January 1 (as […]

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New Mexico Guardianship Association presents at no cost “Financial Exploitation of Vulnerable Adults”

New Mexico Guardianship Association presents at no cost “Financial Exploitation of Vulnerable Adults” Learn how to protect yourself and loved ones from financial exploitation and scams! September 29, 2023 9:00 am – 12:15 pm UNM Continuing Education Center 1634 University Blvd. NE Albuquerque, NM Distinguished Speakers: Oleksandra “Sasha” Johnson, Asst. US Attorney, California Southern Region […]

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New Financial Resource Guide for New Mexicans

Share this new Financial Resource Guide and help New Mexicans get connected with critical programs and assistance to cover basic needs like housing, healthcare, food, child care and more. https://www.nmpovertylaw.org/…/financial-resource…/

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New Friday Hours for SCLO starting July 1, 2023

The Senior Citizens’ Law Office will be open as usual 8:30 to 5:00 pm (closed for lunch hours 12-1 pm) Mondays through Thursdays however, our new hours for Fridays will be 8:30 am to noon (12 pm)

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SCLO has one staff attorney position available ( full-time)

Please view the full job advertisements under SCLO’s home page under the Employment tab.

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Albuquerque Housing Authority’s Section 8 lottery is open for pre-applications June 1 through June 30, 2023

Albuquerque Housing Authority’s Section 8 lottery is open for pre-applications June 1 through June 30. Clients interested in receiving Section 8 need to submit an application online by the end of the month to be considered this year.   The application is here: https://abqha.org/how-to-apply/ How to Apply AHA Does Not Charge to Apply for Services Pre-applications […]

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Social Security Scam Information 2023 (3 articles)

(1) Social Security and OIG Hold Annual Slam the Scam Day The Social Security Administration and its Office of the Inspector General (OIG) continue to raise public awareness about Social Security imposter scams during the fourth annual “Slam the Scam” Day on March 9.  Social Security scams — where fraudsters pressure victims into making cash […]

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