Top 10 Missed Benefits for Seniors MSNBC (06/12/01) Vol. 12, No. 23 p.1B; Firman, Jim
Seniors are missing out on billions of dollars worth of
benefits because they are not aware of them. The National Council of
Aging's Jim Firman identifies 10 of the top benefits elderly persons
miss. They are as follows: Medicaid, supplemental security income; food
stamps; pharmacy assistance; property tax relief; veterans benefits;
health insurance counseling; employment services; home energy services;
and group home-delivered meals.