Today: Senator Martin Golden Hosts Senior Fair

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State Senator Martin J. Golden will host his 10th Annual Senior Fair today in the St. Patrick’s Auditorium at 9511 4th Avenue, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

The fair is aimed at giving local seniors an opportunity to learn of the services available to them to assist with their property taxes, prescription drug coverage, personal safety, access to City and State services, and their health.

The senior fair features information and assistance offered by City agencies including the Departments for the Aging, Environmental Protection, Finance, Transportation, Sanitation, the Human Resources Administration, New York and Company, the New York City Police Department, the New York City Fire Department, and the Parks Department.

Additionally, Brooklyn Housing and Family Services, the Council of Senior Centers and Services of New York City, the Metro Card Mobiles Sales Unit, the Institute for Retirees in the Pursuit of Education, and other social service agencies will be attending.

Free blood pressure screenings will also be available and entertainment and lunch will be provided.