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Posted on: August 24, 2022

Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) Focused Changing of EBT Card PINs to Protect Benefits

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What is happening?

To protect DTA clients and their benefits from known skimming scams, DTA will be requiring cardholders in certain cities and towns to set a new PIN to use their EBT card if they have not received a new card or changed their PIN recently....

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Council on Aging - News
Posted on: July 19, 2022

Massachusetts Residents Advised to Protect Public Benefits from Scams

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CONTACTAlana Davidson

BOSTON – Today the Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) issued additional warnings to residents of skimming scams that have impacted some DTA clients. ...

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Council on Aging - News
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Smoke Alarms - Public Service Announcements (PSAs)

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To promote smoke alarm awareness, the Department of Fire Services has developed a series of public service announcements. Working smoke alarms are among the most effective tools in preventing fire tragedies.

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