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Craft Show in Sedalia

Join us for our second annual craft show to benefit the Sedalia Senior Center. There will be more than 20 vendors with a wide variety of craft items. A snack bar will be available for breakfast and lunch. Admission and parking are free. This show will be a great opportunity to get your Mother’s Day shopping done while supporting the programs of the Sedalia Senior Center.

RAPP in the Park in Wheatland

Free event sponsored by the Relatives as Parents Program. Free hot dogs, chips, drinks. Make-and-take activity for children. Parenting information and resources for grandparents and other relative caregivers. RAPP is an agency program designed to help grandparents and other relatives who may be raising children.

Financial Focus: Tips on how to make the most of your tax refund

This month’s Financial Focus looks at tax refunds and how to make the most of the money you receive. This information comes to us from the National Foundation for Credit Counseling. Tax season can be one of the most dreaded times of the year, but many consumers look forward to getting a refund. If you are trying to decide how to spend your refund, here are some tips for getting the most out of your tax refund. – Start or Read More

We need your help finding the most engaging seniors!

We are trying to find the “most engaging, involved older people in your area, and we need your help. Care Connection for Aging Services is seeking nominations for people in your community who exemplify this year’s theme for national Older Americans Month, “Engage at Every Age.” To meet the criteria, people 60 or older must live in a manner that exemplifies such engagement. Every May, Care Connection joins the national observance of Older American’s Month. The 2018 theme, Engage at Read More

We share a warning from the FTC

Here is yet another way the scammers are after you. Do not allow strangers access to your computer, even when they claim to be the feds. We are sharing this blog from the FTC.

Care Connection offers webinars on issuance of new Medicare cards

Care Connection for Aging Services will host free, one-hour webinars to inform consumers about the rollout of new Medicare cards. The sessions, conducted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, will be “webinars” shown at the centers in all of Care Connection’s 13-county area during April. All are open to the public, and people with Medicare, their spouses and their caregivers are encouraged to attend. The federal government is removing Social Security numbers from all Medicare cards to lessen Read More

Five Wishes Presentation in Stockton

Presentation to provide practical information and tools for advance care planning as part of the National Healthcare Decision Day. Participants will learn about the “Five Wishes” advance healthcare directive. Also available will be copies of “I Have Put My House in Order,” a fill-in-the-blank booklet that provides essential information about one’s home, family, estate planning, funeral plans, finances, and life insurance.

Five Wishes presentation in El Dorado Springs

Presentation to provide practical information and tools for advance care planning as part of the National Healthcare Decision Day. Participants will learn about the “Five Wishes” advance healthcare directive. Also available will be copies of “I Have Put My House in Order,” a fill-in-the-blank booklet that provides essential information about one’s home, family, estate planning, funeral plans, finances, and life insurance.

Missouri SMP: Beware of fraudsters during tax season

As we near the IRS tax filing deadline, the Missouri SMP wants to remind you of how to avoid the most common tax scams. Fraudsters use the Internal Revenue Service as a ploy to steal personal information or scam you out of money. Be on the lookout for these con games. One con is called phishing, with a P. You need to be on the lookout for fake emails or websites trying to steal personal information. The IRS WILL NEVER Read More