Region 10, Senior Community Care PACE and SHIP Medicare counselors are hosting free clinics to assist seniors or persons with a disability fill out applications to apply for benefits. Examples of benefits include, but are not limited to, old age pension, food stamps, Medicare saving program, long-term care Medicaid, LEAP, property tax/rent/heat rebate and weatherization programs.
Clinics are held the first and third Tuesday of every month, 1 to 2:30 p.m. at 145 W. 4th Street in Delta.
Call the Region 10 ADRC office for more information -- 399-3615.
A collaborative effort between the Delta County Sheriff's Office and municipal law enforcement agencies throughout Delta County has resulted in a proposal for a 1 percent sales tax increase to fund public safety. A PowerPoint presentation titled "Back the Badge" is starting to make the rounds at city/town council meetings, service club luncheons and other events.