Vermont’s Services For The Elderly & Disabled Suffer From Cuts

“I liken the current situation to the Champlain Bridge,” says Dolly Fleming, executive director of COVE — Community of Vermont Elders — a nonprofit group that advocates for the safety, welfare and dignity of Vermont’s population of senior citizens. “If you look underwater you see that the foundation of the state’s public structure to protect vulnerable, abused and neglected adults is crumbling.”