Description: The CARES Act includes funding for training and support services through its programs administered by the Department of Labor (DOL). These programs benefit a wide of range of individuals, including but not limited to, dislocated workers, seniors, farm workers, veterans, disabled, youth, etc. The programs improve the employment prospects of these individuals and are designed to increase workers’ employability and earnings. The programs are delivered through the states and tailored to local economies. Additional information about these programs can be found online at dol.gov/general/topic/training
Eligibility: Individuals 65 of years of age and older and younger adults with disabilities
Important Dates: Ongoing
Description: The CARES Act provides enhanced Medicare coverage for COVID-19 related services, including lab tests, medically necessary hospitalizations, and telehealth services. Telehealth services could include evaluation and management visits (common office visits), mental health counseling and preventive health screenings. Services could be provided virtually or at specified sites of services. Medicare is also responding to COVID-19 in other ways. Additional informational about eligibility, types of coverage, out of pocket costs, and services provided can be found online at medicare.gov/medicare-coronavirus#600
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