Senior Agenda Coalition of Rhode Island

‘You are the advocates’: Cicilline urges seniors to fight for elder care funding

BY: - October 10, 2023

WARWICK — David Cicilline may be out of Congress, but he is letting Rhode Island’s seniors know he still has their backs and how they can continue to be a vocal constituency. In a speech to a crowd of 300 people for the 15th Annual Senior Agenda Coalition Conference and Expo at the Crowne Plaza […]

Jeanne Gattegno speaks into a microphone at the Legislative Leaders Forum on Senior Issues in Warwick.

Seniors call for increase in elder care funding

BY: - March 23, 2023

WARWICK — Rhode Island seniors called on lawmakers to make significant investments into elder care services, including addressing workforce shortages in long-term and home care on Wednesday at an annual legislative forum. The Senior Agenda Coalition of Rhode Island presented its top priorities to House Speaker K. Joseph Shekarchi and Senate President Dominick Ruggerio during […]