Medicare enrollment event set for Nov. 9 at Butler Senior Center

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer Medicare enrollment help at the Butler Senior Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 9. Trained staff members will offer free, one-on-one unbiased help to people with Part D comparisons and answer other questions during the event at the center, 611 W. Mill St. Call Stacey Gilkeson at 1-800-748-7826 to schedule your appointment. Walk-ins will be accepted as time permits. Enrollees should bring their Medicare numbers and a list of current Read More

Medicare enrollment help offered in Lafayette County

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer free one-on-one, unbiased Medicare Part D help through Dec. 7 in Lafayette County. Lafayette County Care Manager Bertina Markworth will help people with Part D comparisons and answer other Medicare questions by appointment from 10 a.m. to noon on these dates: •Nov. 5 at the Odessa Senior Center, 217 Second St. (816) 633-4161 •Nov. 17 at the Margaret Gray Senior Center at 811C Business Highway 13 in Lexington (660) 259-2025 •Dec. 1 at Read More

Medicare Open enrollment advice being offered in Clinton, Windsor

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer free one-on-one, unbiased Medicare Part D help from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 at its senior centers in Clinton and Windsor. Henry County Care Manager Roy Qualls will help people with Part D comparisons and answer other Medicare questions by appointment from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct.15, Nov. 9 and Dec. 7 at the Clinton Senior Center at 970 E. Sedalia. He also will enroll people from noon to 3 p.m. Read More

Medicare enrollment events set for Cedar County

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer Medicare enrollment help in Cedar County in November. Trained staff members will offer free, one-on-one unbiased help to people with Part D comparisons and answer other questions at these events: Korth Senior Center, 309 W. Englewood, Stockton, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 17 and 24. Call 417-276-5306 for an appointment. El Dorado Springs Senior Center, 604 S. Forrest, El Dorado Springs, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 16 and 23. Read More

Medicare Enrollment help set for Carroll, Chariton and Saline counties

Care Connection for Aging Services will offer free one-on-one, unbiased Medicare Part D help from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 at its senior centers in Carroll, Chariton, and Saline counties. Care Manager Robyn Kistler will help people with Part D comparisons and answer other Medicare questions on these days and times: •Mondays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Marshall Senior Center, 14 E. Morgan. Call 660-886-9888 for an appointment. •Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Read More

Video provides information to fight fraud

The open enrollment period for Medicare Part D plans begins Oct. 15. During this time, Medicare beneficiaries will be able to review their coverage to see if it’s still the best for them. We will have enrollment events to help beneficiaries with review and enrollment in each of the 13 counties we serve. Call us at 1-800-748-7826 to find one near you. Meanwhile, check out this video to protect yourself against the fraudsters who will be preying on people. It takes Read More

El Dorado Springs sponsors benefit dinner

The El Dorado Springs Senior Center will sponsor a benefit dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on October 18 at the Senior Center at 604 S. Forrest. The menu will include fried catfish, sliced baked ham, baked beans, cole slaw, dessert and a drink for $8. Proceeds will support our home-delivered meal program. For more information about the center, click this link or call us at 417-876-5574.

Korth Center (Stockton) sponsors benefit dinner

The Korth Senior Center in Stockton will sponsor a benefit dinner from noon to 1:30 Sunday, Oct. 11, at the center, 309 W. Englewood, Stockton. The menu will be breaded fried pork cutlet, mashed potatoes and gravy, salad, homemade bread, dessert and drink. The cost is $9 for adults and $4.50 for children 12 and younger.

Care Connection, UCM to Offer Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollment Help

WARRENSBURG – Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace begins Nov. 1, and Care Connection for Aging Services and University of Central Missouri will offer a free event to help people enroll in the insurance, sometimes called Obamacare. Care Connection will have trained “navigators” who will guide people through the choices of health insurance during the enrollment event from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 5 in Dockery 205 on the University of Central Missouri campus. People may park in Read More

Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollment event

Cox Health, Care Connection for Aging Services and Ozarks Community Health Center will be on hand to help you enroll in the Health Insurance Marketplace for 2016. Open enrollment begins Nov. 1 and continues through Jan. 31, 2016. You will receive free enrollment help from licensed navigators. You can find out whether you qualify for tax credits to help pay for your premiums. In Missouri, 88 percent of the 253,430 people who enrolled in the Marketplace this year received income Read More