In Person

Protecting Our Seniors: Services Expo

Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke
Major Owens “Main Gym” 1561 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225


This in-person event will focus on providing an array of senior-driven services/resources for the 9th Congressional District.

Special Guests:

  • NYC Council Member Crystal Hudson Chair of Committee on Aging
  • Assistant NYS Attorney General Michael Barbosa – Brooklyn/Queens Region,
  • Assistant District Attorney Gregory Pavlides, Chief of the Frauds Bureau, Brooklyn DA’s Office
  • Michelle Weber, Esq. Chief of Elder Abuse Unit, Brooklyn DA’s Office

Confirmed Agencies in Attendance:

  • NYC Rent Freeze Program (Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) Program and the Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) Program)
  • NYC Housing Preservation & Development Neighborhood Strategies (HPD)
  • MTA (MTA Reduced-Fare Metro card), NYC Access-A-Ride
  • CAMBA – Beyond Hunger Emergency Food Pantry
  • Council of Peoples Organization (COPO)
  • NYC Department for the Aging
  • SSA – Local SSA Office
  • Brooklyn VA Medical Center
  • NYC Veterans Services
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • Brooklyn Public Library
  • Housing Works
  • Office of the State Comptroller Thomas P. Di Napoli
  • JCCGCI’s Kings Highway Older Adult Center
  • Brooklyn Community Price Center
  • Caribbean Equality Project

Event Points of Contact

Orlando Ross (718) 287-1142
Michael Batista (718) 287-1142


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