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PUBLIC NOTICE: SCLO Board Meeting 12/1/22

PUBLIC NOTICE   The Senior Citizens’ Law Office, Inc. will be holding a Board of Directors’ Meeting on Thursday, December 1, 2022, at 4:00 pm. This will be a zoom meeting. For more information contact the Senior Citizens’ Law Office At 505-265-2300

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Medicare Open Enrollment 10/15/22 – 12/7/22

Medicare Open Enrollment 10/15/22 – 12/7/22 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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The New Mexico Human Services Department is now accepting economic relief assistance applications from low-income residents.

Please go to the link below for more information and instructions: https://www.kob.com/new-mexico/applications-now-open-for-new-mexico-economic-relief-payments/    

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Justice in Aging’s new 25 Common Nursing Home Problems & How to Resolve Them Guide

Justice in Aging’s new 25 Common Nursing Home Problems & How to Resolve Them Guide Go to: https://justiceinaging.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/25-Common-Nursing-Home-Problems-and-How-to-Resolve-Them_Final.pdf

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NM Supreme Court to End Eviction Moratorium (Stay for Non-Payment of Rent) and the New Mediation Program

NM Supreme Court to End Eviction Moratorium and the Transition to the New Eviction Program: Go to: https://www.kunm.org/local-news/2022-01-10/nm-supreme-court-to-end-eviction-moratorium-transition-to-new-eviction-diversion-program    

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Zero Bus Fare Pilot Program Promotes Bus Ridership

From Weekly E-News of Bernalillo County: Zero Bus Fare Pilot Program Promotes Bus Ridership Starting January 2, 2022, the City’s Transit Department (ABQ RIDE) implemented a zero fare pilot program which will be ongoing through December 31, 2022. The zero fare pilot program will not charge bus or Sun Van passengers to ride on City […]

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Medicare Open Enrollment 10/15/21 – 12/7/21 is now over.

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 long as the plan gets […]

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Post-Moratorium Rental Housing Benefits Assistance

Post-Moratorium Rental Housing Benefits Assistance Senior Citizens’ Law Office, (SCLO) is now accepting Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) Applications, for financial assistance to cover unpaid, past, current and in some cases, a limited amount of future rent, or utility bills.  SCLO Applicants must be City of Albuquerque residents, age 60 and over, who are currently […]

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NM offers pandemic aid to homeowners

New Mexico has launched a pilot program that will provide grants of up to $10,000 to help homeowners facing financial hardship because of the COVID-19 pandemic.   The aid is designed to cover past-due and current mortgage payments for New Mexicans who meet income requirements and have financial hardship associated with the pandemic.  To qualify, a […]

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Homeowners’ Assistance from MFA Now Available

COVID-19 Homeowners’ Assistance Program Program provides mortgage assistance to homeowners On April 15, 2021, MFA transitioned its COVID-19 Housing Cost Assistance Program to the Homeowner Assistance Program. This program is available to eligible homeowners who need help making their mortgage and real estate contract payments because of a COVID-19-related financial hardship. As an MFA partner, we are […]

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