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Public Policy
Friday, December 2, 2016
SNAP E&T Helps Participants Develop Skills to Find Better Jobs »
The vast majority of jobs in the future will require some level of education beyond high school. Unfortunately, these jobs...
Friday, September 30, 2016
Short-Term Funding Bill Passes Congress »
On Wednesday, September 28, Congress passed a short-term funding bill to avoid a government shutdown. The legislation incl...
Monday, August 15, 2016
New Nutrition Facts Labels and Older Adults »
Since the passage of the Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990, Nutrition Facts labeling has been mandatory for mos...
Tuesday, July 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Passes Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act Before Seven-Week Break »
On July 14, the US Senate passed HR 3700 before the Congress adjourned for the seven-week summer recess. The US House pass...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bipartisan Policy Center Report Calls for Continued Funding for Service Coordination »
With the elderly population rapidly expanding and more people entering retirement age on a daily basis, a task force from...

AASC News
Friday, April 29, 2016
Conference registration is open »
Registration for the 2016 National Service Coordinator Conference is now open! Register today or click here to learn m...
Monday, April 11, 2016
AASC's webinar policies and procedures have changed »
Webinar registration will now close 48 hours prior to the event. Individuals with four (4) or more outstanding balanc...

HUD
Friday, January 27, 2017
Important Information on FY 2017 Service Coordinator Grant Extensions »
HUD has just put forth information and guides on the GrantSolutions reopening: Quicksheet - Application Notes...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
HUD Announces Awardees of Supportive Services Demonstration Grants »
HUD has awarded $15 million to select owners of HUD-assisted senior housing developments through the Supportive Services...
Thursday, January 12, 2017
The Latest on Dr. Ben Carson's Confirmation Hearing for HUD Secretary »
The confirmation hearing for Dr. Ben Carson, President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for HUD Secretary, took place this mor...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Latest News about the Semi-Annual Performance Report »
Service coordinators in Multifamily Housing for the Elderly and Disabled are to be completing and submitting a Semi-Annual...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Important Update – HUD’s Standards for Success Pilot »
As was reported in the November 22, 2016 AASC eBulletin , AASC is working directly with the U.S. Department of Housing an...

Other
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
IRS “Free File” Offers Free Tax Software for Anyone with Income Less than $64,000 in 2016 »
IRS YouTube Video: Welcome to Free File The Internal Revenue Service and its private-sector partners announced t...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Avoid a Delay in Getting Your Tax Refund Next Year. Plan Ahead. »
As tax filing season approaches, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is reminding taxpayers about steps they can take now t...
Friday, September 30, 2016
October 1 is International Day of Older Persons »
Saturday, October 1st, the United States will join other communities around the world in observing the International Day...
Monday, September 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicare Fall Open Enrollment Period is from October 15 to December 7 »
Medicare Fall Open Enrollment, also known as the Annual Election Period, runs from October 15 to December 7 each year. Dur...