One of our goals at Valley Area Agency on Aging is to keep seniors, caregivers, and providers aware of fraudulent scams against seniors and to prevent the waste of resources that provide seniors with healthcare services. If you have a suspicion, please learn more here about fraud, waste and abuse and how to report your suspicion.  





Customer Service Scam

AG Nessel Reminds Consumers to Remain Alert for Scams, Price-gouging During COVID-19 Pandemic 

COVID Masks Exemption Cards

Fake emails about fake money

FTC Warnings About COVID-19 Treatment 

How to avoid COVID-19

Contact Tracing Text Message Scam

Did a nursing home or assisted living facility take your stimulus check?

Stimulus Payment Scam

COVID-19 Checks- Flattening the Scam

60 and Over in the Time of COVID-19

Socially Distancing COVID-19

From Attorney General Dana Nessel

Consumer Alert

Consumer Tip Sheet

Defending Against COVID-19 Cyber Scams

MDDHS Scam Calls

Consumer Alert Regarding Online Coronavirus Scams


Grandparent scams in the age of Coronavirus


Social Security Phone Scams


Current Scams & Alerts

Protect Yourself From Medicare Fraud

Office of Genesee County Sheriff- Elder Abuse and Exploitation Task Force 

Office of Inspector General- Home Health Care Scam

Office of Inspector General- Skilled Nursing Scam

Senior Medicare Patrol Fraud Schemes

MI Elder Abuse Taskforce: Michigan Consumers Beware of Energy Scams

MI Elder Abuse Taskforce: Local Public Health Calls

Launching Conviction Integrity Units



West Michigan Man Sentenced for Embezzling More Than $300,000
from Elderly Widowed Woman
$120 Million Consent Judgment with Johnson & Johnson and Medical Device Business Inc


Information Disclaimer

The Compliance Officer will investigate all suspicions of fraud, waste or abuse and provide reports to the Compliance Committee. The information contained on this FWA webpage is for information purposes only. This information is provided by Valley Area on Aging and while we endeavor to keep this information up to date and correct, we make no representations of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability of shared information. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.