Milestones Area Agency on Aging Seeking New Board Members

Milestones Area Agency on Aging Seeking New Board Members

Milestones Area Agency on Aging is a non-profit organization that serves seventeen-counties in Southeast Iowa. Our mission is to connect seniors, adults with disabilities and family caregivers to services in their community. Milestones is seeking new board members to help fulfill our mission. "The board consists of individuals representing the seventeen counties in the Milestones…
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Medicare Open Enrollment

Ready, set, go...get a head start on 2019's open enrollment. From October 15 to December 7, you'll have a chance to make key changes to your Medicare healthcare coverage that goes into effect January 1, 2019. Even if you've been happy with your current plan, its very important to review alternatives especially if you have…
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Ottumwa Family Caregiver Conference

Caring for the Caregiver - Family and friends who provide care for relatives or others are invited to come and visit with exhibitors, hear speakers and gather information & assistance at the Family Caregiver Conference sponsored by Milestones Area Agency on Aging from 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., on Saturday, November 3rd,.- This annual event…
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Get the Medicare Benefits You Deserve

Every dollar counts these days, sometimes you just need to know where to find them. If you have Medicare and you are struggling to pay for your prescriptions, medical co-pays and deductibles, you may qualify for extra help. The Low-Income Subsidy Medicare Extra Help Program helps Medicare beneficiaries who have limited income and assets with…
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Older Iowans Legislature

Iowans age 65 and older are part of a growing group making up about 16.4 percent of the state’s total population. By 2030, this group is expected to increase to 20.5 percent creating unique challenges for seniors and their quality of life. It will also present challenges to the State of Iowa as it tries…
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