Consumer Education Committee

Committee Chair:            

  • John Sisson, Prince George's and Worcester Counties

Committee Charge:          

  • The charge to the committee is to promote the well-being of the membership by helping them obtain the services and appropriate information in order to become informed consumers

Chair Responsibilities:

  • Submit reports and attend Board of Directors Meetings and Annual Business Meetings

Collaboration with other Committees:

  • Meet with existing committees to plan activities and to share information when appropriate

Committee Responsibilities:

  • To promote the well being of retired school personnel by helping them to obtain the services and information to solve or avoid personal problems.

  • To serve the membership as a source of information about available services and resources in their immediate communities.

  • To serve as a source of information for consumer issues.

  • To promote educational and service programs emphasizing health care, independent living, alternative housing options, consumer fraud, and legal measures.

The Consumer Education Committee publishes the Consumer Connection, a bi-monthly newsletter for local association presidents and Consumer Education Committee Chairpersons as a source of information about concerns and issues facing retirees.

 

Consumer Connection - November-December 2019

Consumer Connection - September-October 2019

Consumer Connection - July-August 2019

Consumer Connection - May-June 2019

Consumer Connection - Mar-April 2019

Consumer Connection-Jan-Feb 2019


For information on programs and services for older Marylanders and their families visit the Maryland Department of Aging website at: www.mdoa.state.md.us.  

To print a copy of the FYI File click here (revised)!  Or, to fill in/type info on form and print, click here.

To print a copy of the Medical Information Card click here!

Avoiding Scams and Fraud - download the Maryland General Attorney Consumer Guide

For more information on aging visit www.elderlawanswers.com, and www.eldercare.gov.

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