Seniors should be able to age comfortably in the communities they helped build. That’s why I’m fighting to:

  • Increase Enhanced STAR benefits. The STAR program helps homeowners stay in their homes and should be easier to access, with a larger benefit to recipients.


  • Make home healthcare more available. New York is facing a critical shortage of home healthcare workers because wages for these jobs are pitifully low. We need to pass Fair Pay for Home Care to ensure seniors and their families can access the care they need.



  • Protect hospitals and long-term care facilities. By increasing the Medicaid reimbursement rate, we can ensure our existing medical facilities and nursing homes are able to stay open.

Compare to Didi Barrett’s record:

During her decade in office, Barrett has failed to support seniors by: