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05/20/2016 Contact: 850-413-6482

PSC Assists Duval County Seniors During Older Americans Month

TALLAHASSEE — During May’s Older Americans Month, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) is partnering with the Bennie Furlong Senior Center for an event on May 24. Seniors will learn how to save money on their utility bills and how to avoid utility-related scams.

PSC representatives will be in Duval County to distribute and discuss water and energy conservation information, assist eligible seniors in applying for the Lifeline Assistance discounted telephone service program, and educate against falling for scams. Additional educational sessions are being held throughout the state.

Information for the Duval County event follows:

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
11:00 a.m.

Bennie Furlong Senior Center
281 19th Avenue South
Jacksonville Beach, Florida

About Older Americans Month
Since 1963, communities and agencies across the state and nation have joined in the annual Older American Month commemoration. The tradition shows the state’s commitment to celebrating the contributions and achievements of older Florida residents. 

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