Christmas Party in Odessa

The Odessa Senior Center invites you to a Christmas Party after lunch on Friday, December 8. You can have lunch for a contribution if you are 60 and older and for $7 if you are younger than 60. Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., and the party begins at 12:30 p.m. There will be door prizes, friends and lots of fun. The lunch menu includes ham, sweet potatoes, vegetables, baked apples and hot rolls. You may bring snacks, desserts, friends and Read More

Here is December’s Fraud Prevention Fact

This month’s SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) Fraud Fact addresses the use of telephones to scam you out of money. These scam artists can use both your cell phones and your land lines. One pervasive scam deals with the IRS. There are different versions, but all of them tell you that you owe the Internal Revenue Service money. You are far behind, and they are getting ready to send some police agency to serve you with an arrest warrant. However, you Read More

Missouri SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) sponsors ‘Scamboree’

Seniors will have an opportunity to arm themselves against the latest scams and fraud during a “Scamboree” event sponsored by the Missouri Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) from 1 to 4 p.m. Dec. 12. at the Sedalia Senior Center. The event will provide information about how seniors can protect themselves from scam artists trying to steal their personal information. The event at the center, 312 S. Washington, includes interactive games and prizes. Speakers and exhibitors include Brian Henning, Team Coordinator of Read More

Matter of Balance at Sedalia Senior Center

Care Connection will offer a Matter of Balance class from 1 to 3 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays from Jan. 22 to Feb. 16 at the Sedalia Senior Center. To register, call Samantha at 1-800-748-7826.

Matter of Balance class in Warrensburg

Care Connection will offer a Matter of Balance class from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Mondays and Fridays from Jan. 22 to Feb. 16 at the Warrensburg Senior Center. To register, call Samantha at 1-800-748-7826.

Medicare 101 in Warsaw

Free workshop for people who are considering their options when it comes to Medicare enrollment, whether they are still working or getting ready to retire. Explains Medicare basics, including the Parts A, B, C, D and the differences between original Medicare and an Advantage Plan. Lunch will be available for the cost of the meal for those younger than 60 and for a contribution for those older than 60.

Medicare 101 in Nevada

Free workshop for people who are considering their options when it comes to Medicare enrollment, whether they are still working or getting ready to retire. Explains Medicare basics, including the Parts A, B, C, D and the differences between original Medicare and an Advantage Plan. Lunch will be available for the cost of the meal for those younger than 60 and for a contribution for those older than 60.

Medicare 101 in Concordia

Free workshop for people who are considering their options when it comes to Medicare enrollment, whether they are still working or getting ready to retire. Explains Medicare basics, including the Parts A, B, C, D and the differences between original Medicare and an Advantage Plan. Lunch will be available for the cost of the meal for those younger than 60 and for a contribution for those older than 60.

Medicare 101 in Osceola

Free workshop for people who are considering their options when it comes to Medicare enrollment, whether they are still working or getting ready to retire. Explains Medicare basics, including the Parts A, B, C, D and the differences between original Medicare and an Advantage Plan. Lunch will be available for the cost of the meal for those younger than 60 and for a contribution for those older than 60.

Medicare 101 Event in Carrollton

Free workshop for people who are considering their options when it comes to Medicare enrollment, whether they are still working or getting ready to retire. Explains Medicare basics, including the Parts A, B, C, D and the differences between original Medicare and an Advantage Plan. Lunch will be available for the cost of the meal for those younger than 60 and for a contribution for those older than 60.