News & Events

Webinar – Understanding Functional Eligibility Determinations (FED) in the Medicaid LTSS Application and Redetermination Processes

30 Sep 2020

CARIE continues its series on the application and redetermination process for Community HealthChoices (CHC) Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS) with a webinar focusing on Functional Eligibility Determinations. During this webinar, representatives from Aging Well and Community Legal Services will … Read More

Upcoming webinar: The Independent Enrollment Broker’s (IEB) Role in the Community HealthChoices (CHC) LTSS Application Process

27 Aug 2020

CARIE continues its series on the application and redetermination process for CHC long term services and supports (LTSS) with a webinar focusing on the role of PA’s Independent Enrollment Broker. During this webinar, the IEB will answer questions and explain … Read More

Advocacy to Mitigate Problems with Prolonged Isolation in LTC Facilities

30 Jul 2020

CARIE and Community Legal Services of Philadelphia (CLS) released an issue brief to address the current crisis in long term care (LTC) facilities  caused by the prolonged isolation of residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Among the 10 recommendations are allowing … Read More

Webinar: What Restorative Justice for Older Adults Looks Like

28 Jul 2020

Webinar: What Restorative Justice for Older Adults Looks Like

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Join CARIE and Good Shepherd Mediation on July 28th from 2PM-3:30PM for a webinar to de-mystify what a Restorative Justice process in our program actually looks like. In … Read More

Visitation Saves Lives

1 Jul 2020

JUNE 30, 2020
Residents’ right to visitation curtailed during COVID-19 epidemic

HARRISBURG — The Office of Long-Term Care Ombudsman and the Center for Advocacy … Read More

Upcoming Webinar – What You Need to Know About Medicaid Financial Eligibility for CHC LTSS

22 Jul 2020 Event

CARIE is facilitating a webinar about Medicaid financial eligibility for Community HealthChoices’ (CHC) Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS) for both the initial application and annual renewal.  Successfully navigating this process was challenging pre-COVID but even more so now.  The … Read More

More than a Statistic: A Discussion for Older Adults on Trauma and Resilience

11 Jun 2020

CARIE is proud to host Katie Block MSW, MPH from The National Clearing House for Abuse in Later Life (NCALL) who will lead a discussion intended for older adults, family members, caregivers and professionals.

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How We’re Ignoring an Impending Crisis – What an Aging Population Means for Society

7 May 2020

CARIE Guest Columnist, Ray E. Landis


Things are moving at a very fast pace in our world right now. It’s an age of instant crisis and instant analysis, as printed news tries to keep up with televised news which … Read More

Webinar: Older Adult Restorative Justice Program

20 May 2020


This FREE webinar introduces the Older Adult Restorative Justice Program, a new program that is a partnership between CARIE’s PAVE (Providing Advocacy for Victimized Elderly) program and Good Shepherd Mediation Program. Since 1977, CARIE has been providing advocacy, consultation
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Sexual Assault Awareness Month

30 Apr 2020

Sexual Assault Awareness Month 

By Molly Hunt, LSW, and Shannon Graham, LSW 


As April comes to a close, CARIE wants to lift up the issue of sexual violence and remind our community to also advocate through the lens of Read More