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Earlier this month, Feeding America and The National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH) released The State of Senior Hunger in America in 2015, a study on food insecurity among seniors in the U.S. The report shows that 5.4 million seniors age 60 or older (8.1 percent) were food insecure in 2015, the most recent […]
Meals on Wheels Phone Scam Affecting PA Seniors Reading, PA—Berks Encore would like to alert Berks County senior citizens to a new Meals on Wheels scam. Berks Encore Meals on Wheels clients have reported being contacted by scammers claiming to represent Meals on Wheels; the scammers request personal information. The scammer asks the individual to […]
Medicare scam Reports from Wyoming County, Pa state that an individual misrepresenting himself as a Medicare agent is making appointments for house visits with beneficiaries to discuss their benefits. The individual drives a silver Jeep Liberty with a New York license plate. The individual allegedly introduces himself as Barry Felps or Phelps. This is a […]