HCAOA Connecticut Chair

Ray Boller, BrightStar Care


Consumers of home care services will have added protections when working with
independent contractors in Connecticut

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Upcoming Meetings

Please join us at our next Chapter meeting. See below for more information:
Date: Wednesday October 4th  from 10:30AM - 12PM
Location: The Village at South Farms
   645 Saybrook Rd.
   Middletown, CT  06457
A continental breakfast will be served
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Meeting Agenda:
  • Legislative overview
  • 2018  CT Chapter priorities
  • November 2nd  Event
  • Update on the current state of relevant fed/state wage and hour laws by Sami Assad, Attorney -McCarter and English
    • The status of the "white collar" exemptions, applicable to certain office staff
    • Brief review of the wage and record keeping requirements for home health care aides (hourly and live-in) under federal law
    • Review the CT DOL's current interpretation of state law.
    • Review the CT implications raised by a recent NY Appellate Court ruling on live-in caregivers.


HCAOA Connecticut Fall Educational Program 

A Discussion of Home Care with State Officials
Please join your fellow members, employer-based home care agency owners, industry colleagues and others for an educational program sponsored by the Home Care Association of America-Connecticut and Association of Connecticut Homecare Agencies. See details below:
Date and Time: Thursday, November 2, 2017. 11:30am - 2pm
Location:       Luce Restaurant
98 Main Street
Middletown, Conn
Cost: $30 for members, $50 for nonmembers (price includes lunch)
11:30 am-Registration
12 noon-Lunch
12:40 pm-Introductions of organizations and speakers; Program
1:15 pm-Discussion, questions and answers
2:00 pm-Adjourn
Featured speakers:      
Sen. Kevin C. Kelly (R-Stratford), Co-Chairman, Aging Committee 
Elizabeth Ritter, Commissioner, State Department on Aging
Michelle Seagull, Commissioner, Department of Consumer Protection
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Interested in Joining?

If you are interested in joining HCAOA Connecticut, please contact Nataly Schwartz, Manager of Chapter Services at or 202/508-3872


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