Department Press Releases 2015

December 11, 2015

Spotlight on the 24th Annual Florida Senior Games.

December 1, 2015

Governor Rick Scott Issues Proclamation for Intergenerational Week.

November 23, 2015

Governor Scott Unveils Florida First Budget, Increases Funding for Elders and Caregivers.

November 2, 2015

Governor Scott Issues Proclamation for Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month.

November 2, 2015

Governor Scott Issues Proclamation for Florida Family Caregiver Month.

October 8, 2015

Florida Celebrates Seven Years of the Silver Alert Program.

September 23, 2015

Governor Scott Issues Proclamation for Falls Prevention Awareness Day.

September 18, 2015

DOEA and CareerSource Capital Region to Host Job and Resource Fair for Older Floridians.

September 1, 2015

Food Assistance for Seniors in the Big Bend Region of Florida.

August 28, 2015

Governor Scott Urges All Floridians to Prepare for Tropical Storm Erika.

August 12, 2015

Department of Elder Affairs Announces Dementia Care and Cure Initiative

June 29, 2015

2015 Assisted Living Facility Legislative Update - House Bill 1001

June 23, 2015

Governor Scott Signs “Keep Working Florida” Budget, Includes Millions in New Funding to Support Florida Elders

June 17, 2015

Department of Elder Affairs to Co-host Fraud Prevention Seminar in Recognition of Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15, 2015

Governor Scott Issues Elder Abuse Awareness Day Proclamation

May 18, 2015

Governor Scott Issues Proclamation for Senior Corps Week

May 1, 2015

Governor Scott Proclaims May as Older Americans Month

April 14, 2015

Department of Elder Affairs and United Way of Florida to Host Florida Senior Day

January 28, 2015

Governor Scott Unveils 2015-2016 "Keep Florida Working Budget," Provides $8 Million to Support Florida's Elders

January 26, 2015

Governor Scott Proposes $7.4 million for Three New State Veterans Nursing Homes

January 22, 2015

Governor Rick Scott Selects Three Elders for Florida Women's Hall of Fame

January 15, 2015

Governor Scott Announces Proposed $470 Million in Cell Phone and TV Tax Cuts – Average Savings of More Than $40 Per Family