Date: January 31, 2019 | Category: News
The Kern Center will emphasize the benefits that are available to help seniors make the most of their income during a presentation on Feb. 27.
Benefits Counselor Penny Humphrey will bring the “Benefits Wheel” game to the Kern Center, 613 E. Park Ave., in Rich Hill. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, begins at 11 a.m.
Humphrey will explain Care Connection’s Benefits Enrollment Center, which offers seniors screenings and enrollment assistance in many money-saving programs.
Participants will have a chance to spin the wheel, test their knowledge of seniors’ benefits, and answer questions for prizes.
The Kern is one of 23 locations operated by Care Connection for Aging Services, an area agency on aging serving 13 counties in West Central Missouri, including Bates. Its mission is to provide resources and services that empower people to create healthy aging experiences. For more information, call 1-800-748-7826.
This news release was produced in part with funding provided by the Missouri State Department of Health and Senior Services and the U.S. Older Americans Act.