Benefits Quicklink Screenings-You May Be Eligible For Programs to Help with Expenses! Half Hour Appointments are Available at the Library on the First Tuesday of Every Month

RSVP of South Central CT is offering free benefits screenings on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at their New Haven office to help older adults find programs that can pay for groceries, Medicare premiums, prescription drugs, heating, taxes and more. Information on programs that help grandparents raising grandchildren is also available. Documentation is not required.

The screenings utilizing AARP’s Benefits QuickLINK tool are scheduled for every Tuesday from 10am – 12noon and every Wednesday from 12:30 – 2:30 pm at the Agency on Aging of South Central Connecticut, located at One Long Wharf Drive in New Haven.

Please contact Cherie Strucaly, RSVP Specialist at 203-752-3059 or email her to schedule an appointment.

Please bring the following information with you to the screening:
• Monthly income (pension, social security, dividends and interest)
• Monthly expenses (heating, gas, electricity, water, telephone, rent or mortgage payments, medical expenses not covered by insurance)
• Asset information (savings, estimated value of home and car, life insurance benefits)
• A list of all current prescriptions

RSVP of South Central CT also offers these AARP Benefits QuickLINK screenings at various community locations including:

Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main St., East Haven
First Tuesday of each month, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. 
Contact: Cynthia Gwiazda
203-468-3891

New Haven Free Public Library, 133 Elm St., New Haven
Second Wednesday of each month, 12 noon – 2:00 pm
Contact: Kate Cosgrove
203-946-7001

Wallingford Senior Center, 238 Washington St., Wallingford
Third Tuesday of each month, 10 am – 12 noon
Contact: Eileen Flynn
203-265-7753

West Haven Senior Center, 201 Noble St., West Haven
Third Thursday of each month 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Contact: Sharon Mancini
203-937-3507

Questions? Call Cherie Strucaly, RSVP Specialist at 203-752-3059.