AFTER DRASTIC CUTS TO SENIOR SERVICE PROGRAMMING IN NEW YORK CITY’S FY21 BUDGET, WITH NO WARNING TO RELEVANT PARTIES, ALL FIVE BOROUGH PRESIDENTS DEMAND RESTORATION OF CRITICAL DFTA DISCRETIONARY FUNDING

New York, NY – Yesterday, all five borough presidents joined advocates and senior service providers in their respective boroughs to urge the expeditious restoration of funding to the New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA), which funds vital programs in the city for older adults. The virtual press conference was held in response to…