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05/09/2016 Contact: 850-413-6482

PSC Assists Broward County Seniors During Older Americans Month


TALLAHASSEE — During May’s Older Americans Month, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) is partnering with three Broward County Senior Centers for events on May 11 and 12. Seniors will learn how to save money on their utility bills and how to avoid utility-related scams.

PSC representatives will be in the Broward area to distribute and discuss water and energy conservation information, assist eligible seniors in applying for the Lifeline Assistance discounted telephone service program, and educate against falling for scams.  Additional educational sessions are being held throughout the state.

The Broward County events are scheduled for the following times and locations:

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
10:30 a.m.
Daniel D. Canton Senior Center
5000 N. Nob Hill Road
Sunrise, Florida

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
1:00 p.m.
Sunrise Senior Center
10650 W. Oakland Park Boulevard
Sunrise, Florida

Thursday, May 12, 2016
12:30 p.m.

Southcentral/Southeast Focal Point Senior Center
6700 Miramar Parkway
Miramar, Florida

About Older Americans Month
Since 1963, communities and agencies across the state and nation have joined in the annual Older American Month commemoration. The tradition shows the state’s commitment to celebrating the contributions and achievements of older Florida residents.

For additional information, visit www.floridapsc.com.
Follow the PSC on Twitter, @floridapsc.



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