October Fraud Prevention Fact presented by the Missouri SMP

Medicare Open Enrollment begins October 15th. This is when you can compare plans and decide whether to switch to a new Medicare Part D or Medicare Advantage Plan; you can switch to original Medicare from Medicare Advantage; or you can stay where you are. If you are already enrolled in Medicare and a Medicare Part D plan, you don’t have to do anything. But it’s wise to check into the choices you have for next year. Plans change, and your Read More

Medicare Part D Enrollment in Butler

One-on-one Medicare Part D prescription and Advantage plan enrollment help. Medicare Part D Open Enrollment takes place from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7. A trained Medicare counselor will offer free Part D comparisons and answer questions during enrollment counseling sessions. Call the Butler Senior Center at 660-679-5830 for an appointment, which is required. Care Connection is partnering with CLAIM, Missouri’s State Health Insurance Assistance Program, to help people with Medicare concerns.

Medicare Part D Open Enrollment begins Oct. 15

Care Connection will provide one-on-one Medicare Part D prescription and Advantage plan enrollment help in all 13 counties in its service area beginning Oct. 1. A trained Medicare counselor will offer free Part D comparisons and answer questions during enrollment counseling sessions by appointment. To find out which center is nearest you, visit the local centers section of our Website. Enrollees should bring their Medicare cards and a list of current prescriptions. Care Connection is partnering with CLAIM, Missouri’s State Read More

Care Connection celebrating 45th anniversary next week

Care Connection for Aging Services will celebrate the agency’s 45th anniversary with five days of festivities beginning Oct. 1. Care Connection, a non-profit area agency on aging serving people 60 and older, was founded on Oct. 1, 1973, under the federal Older Americans Act. The agency operates 23 locations in 22 communities within 13 West Central Missouri counties. All of our senior centers will be celebrating with special meals, community service, games, 1970s parties, Bingo and the like. The events Read More

ACCOUNTANT

Accounting position available in a friendly environment that will challenge your skills. Care Connection for Aging Services is looking for a highly organized, detail oriented, and dependable individual to join the Accounting team which performs a variety of accounting tasks in preparing, recording and examining financial and data records. Strong interpersonal, analytical and computer skills with an Accounting degree required. Experience in fund accounting a plus. The company offers an excellent work-life balance as well as a comprehensive benefits package. Read More

Discussion on in-home monitors in Windsor

Care Connection will focus on in-home devices that offer safety and peace of mind. The agency, in partnership with the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging and Critical Signal Technologies (CST-LTL), offers the carenect program. Care Manager Roy Qualls will be on hand to provide information and answer questions. Care Connection care managers can install several types of units in seniors’ homes and show them how to use the system, which allows seniors to speak to a carenect center Read More

Discussion on In-Home Monitoring devices

Care Connection will focus on in-home devices that offer safety and peace of mind. The agency, in partnership with the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging and Critical Signal Technologies (CST-LTL), offers the carenect program. Care Manager Roy Qualls will be on hand to provide information and answer questions. Care Connection care managers can install several types of units in seniors’ homes and show them how to use the system, which allows seniors to speak to a carenect center Read More

Sunday Dinner at the Salisbury Senior Center

The Salisbury Senior Center will host a Sunday dinner with fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, veggies, biscuits, and homemade desserts. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 8, and 3 and younger free. Proceeds benefit services for older adults in Salisbury. Call 660-388-5431.

Volunteer Appreciation Lunch in Sedalia

Oral Health Workshop in Sedalia

Oral Health Workshop with State Fair Community College Dental Hygiene Class