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For Immediate Release                                                    Contact:  AoA Press Office         

Wednesday, January 20, 2010                                        (202) 357-3507

 

U.S. Assistant Secretary for Aging to Address Major New York City Aging Conference

HHS Assistant Secretary for Aging Kathy Greenlee will travel to New York City to address the Council of Senior Centers and Services of New York City Inc. (CSCS) Annual Conference on Aging.  This is Greenlee’s first visit to New York City as U.S. Assistant Secretary. 

Assistant Secretary Greenlee will discuss her priorities for older Americans and their caregivers including health care, long term care and support for home and community based services.  New York City is home to 1.3 million seniors, many of whom receive services through the Administration on Aging.

                                    Who:  Kathy Greenlee, assistant secretary for aging, HHS

                                    When:   Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, 9:30 a.m.

                                    Where:   CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, NYC

                                         (Between 34th and 35th Streets)

The CSCS is a membership organization of more than 200 senior service agencies that serve more than 300,000 senior citizens throughout New York City. For more information, please visit:             http://www.cscs-ny.org/           

For more information about the Administration on Aging and its programs, please visit: www.aoa.gov

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