Benefits Quicklink Screenings-You May Be Eligible For Programs to Help with Expenses! Half Hour Appointments are Available at the Library!

The Agency on Aging of South Central Connecticut and RSVP of South Central CT is offering free benefits screenings 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 Hagaman Memorial Library offers half hour screening appointments. To make an appointment at a time that is convenient for you, please contact RSVP volunteer Howie Blau at 203-832-5050.

Please bring the following information with you to the screening (Reminder: documents are not necessary):
• 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 The Agency on Aging of South Central Connecticut, now located at 117 Washington Avenue, Suite 17 North Haven, CT 06473-call them at : 203.785.8533.

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

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 or click here to send her an email.