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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5 Winter Health Tips

5 Winter Health Tips for Older Adults Winter is upon us, and as the temperatures drop, it can become more challenging to stay healthy and active. Older adults can be especially prone to the "winter blues," so it's more important than ever to be mindful of your habits and mood during the colder months. Exercise…
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Become a Volunteer

Milestones Area Agency on Aging has routes available in Muscatine, Ottumwa, Burlington, Davenport and surrounding communities. Volunteers are needed to deliver meals to home-bound seniors Monday through Friday between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Make an older adults day be delivering them a hot, nutritious meal! You can volunteer to deliver meals once a week,…
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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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