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Colloquy, volume 4.0 – October 2022

  • Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids Now in Stores
  • State Supplemental Appropriations Bill Passes Without Funding for Aging Services
  • Michigan Elections and Ballot Proposals Approaching
  • “Inside The Senior Alliance” Podcast

Colloquy, volume 3.9 – September 2022

  • U.S. HHS Announces Strategy to Support Family Caregivers
  • White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health
  • Area Agencies on Aging Association of Michigan Annual Conference
  • “Inside The Senior Alliance” Podcast with Lynn Breur from Jewish Family Service

Colloquy, volume 3.8 – August 2022

  • Inflation Reduction Act Passes
  • U.S House Committee Approves FY23 Aging Services Investments
  • “Inside The Senior Alliance” – 3 Episode Podcast with AARP Michigan

Colloquy, volume 3.7 – July 2022

  • Governor Whitmer signs Fiscal Year 2023 Budget
  • Guardianship Reform Package
  • “Inside The Senior Alliance” Podcasts with Congresswomen Tlaib and Dingell

Colloquy, volume 3.5 & 3.6– May&June 2022

  • President Biden’s Proposed FY23 Budget
  • Advocacy Push for OAA Funding
  • DELIVER Act Reintroduced in U.S. House and Senate
  • Free At-home COVID-19 Tests for People with Vision Issues
  • Family Working to Amend Adult Foster Care Law

Colloquy, volume 3.4 – April 2022

  • Federal FY22 Spending Bill Signed
  • Governor Whitmer Signs $4.8 Billion Infrastructure Bill
  • Build Back Better
  • Prior Authorization Reform Signed by Governor Whitmer
  • Older Michigander’s Day on May 11, 2022

Colloquy, volume 3.3 – March 2022

  • Silver Key Coalition Announces FY 23 Budget Ask
  • U.S. Senate passes FY 2022 Spending Bill
  • Increase in Alzheimer’s Research Funding Signed Into Law
  • Medicare Beneficiaries Can Receive At-Home COVID-19 Tests at No Cost
  • Older Michigander’s Day Approaches

Colloquy, volume 3.2 – February 2022

  • Whitmer Releases Spending Proposal for FY 2023
  • Another Continuing Resolution Passed by U.S. House
  • Get Set Up Classes

Colloquy, volume 3.1 – January 2022

  • Senate Bill 213 Amends Facility Access for Long-Term Care Ombudsman
  • Final FY 2022 Federal Budget Talks Continue
  • State of Michigan to Begin Modernizing Websites
  • Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) Launched by FCC