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        Our former Board President, Scott Blech, was featured with John Zenor on local radio: Listen here.

We've been featured on Talk1370 Radio. Listen here.

Capital City Village is in the news! We have been featured on KXAN's Studio 512. Watch our member Kathy and volunteers Arnie and Chammi in action.

And here's a great video from AARP about Age-Friendly Austin!

Welcome to Capital City Village member, Austin's Favorite Weatherman Jim Spencer

Consulting

If you're not in Austin but interested in starting your own village, we provide consulting at a reasonable nonprofit rate of $50/hour. Contact us at 512-524-2709 or info@capitalcityvillage.org.

Resources

Check this link for a great resource guide of senior services in Austin.

Scam Resources and Other Helpful Links

AARP Fraud Watch

https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/tracking-map/?intcmp=AE-SCM-FRD-SUBNAV-MAP

Annual Credit Report Check

https://www.annualcreditreport.com/index.action

Austin Area Agency on Aging 

https://www.capcog.org/divisions/area-agency-on-aging/

Benefits Counseling 512-916-6062  Ombudsman-assisted/nursing home Info   512-916-6054

Credit Cards

https://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/choosing-a-credit-card-what-you-need-to-know.html

Federal Communications Commission-Scam glossary

https://www.fcc.gov/scam-glossary

Federal Communications Commission-Scam Alerts

https://www.fcc.gov/general/frauds-scams-and-alerts-guides

Funerals

https://www.fcactx.org/useful-information.html

https://www.fcactx.org/frequently-asked-questions.html

Long Term Care Insurance

https://texaslawhelp.org/article/nursing-homes-shoppers-guide-long-term-care-insurance

What’s Happening to Medicare

https://www.finance.senate.gov/hearings/the-hospital-insurance-trust-fund-and-the-future-of-medicare-financing

Medicare Fact Sheet

https://pnhp.org/system/assets/uploads/2021/11/DCE_OnePagerFinal.pdf

NoMoRobo Call Blocking Service

https://www.nomorobo.com

Reverse Mortgages

https://texaslawhelp.org/article/reverse-mortgages

Seniors and Law Enforcement Together (City of Austin)

https://www.austintexas.gov/page/salt-seniors-and-law-enforcement-together

Texas Attorney General

https://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/consumer-protection/common-scams

Understanding Life Insurance

https://texaslawhelp.org/article/understanding-life-insurance

U.S. Government Services and Information

https://www.usa.gov/#tpcs

Warranties and Extended Warranties

https://texaslawhelp.org/article/warranties

http://courts.texaslawhelp.org/article/warranties

 

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