Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) will hold a senior assistance workshop from 1 to 3 p.m. today at the Dublin Senior Center with staff there to help in obtaining benefits.
Representatives from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the Social Security Administration and Alameda County Adult and Aging Services will be on hand to offer one-on-one assistance to seniors with obtaining benefits, including applying for Social Security and Medicare benefits, checking on the status of a previous application and obtaining help with missing Social Security payments.
In addition, representatives from the Dublin Police Department and the Eden I&R / Alameda County 2-1-1 program will give presentations on topics relevant to seniors, such as fraud prevention and how to connect with social service agencies.
For questions regarding the workshop, contact Congressman McNerney's Pleasanton office at 737-0727. The Dublin Senior Center is located at 7600 Amador Valley Blvd.