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BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

Notice is hereby given that the August 17, 2018 meeting of the Milestones Area Agency on Aging Board of Directors will be held at the Ainsworth Four Corners Restaurant and Fuel Stop meeting room, 3112 Hwy 92, Ainsworth, IA 52201 starting at 10:00 a.m. Residents of Appanoose, Clinton, Davis, Des Moines, Henry, Jefferson, Keokuk, Lee,…
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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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Farmers' Market Vouchers for Seniors

We still have some left!!!!! As part of a national initiative, Milestones Area Agency on Aging will begin distributing vouchers starting June 1 to low- and moderate-income seniors for use at approved local farmers markets. All eligible Iowans must be age 60 on the day vouchers are picked up and meet the income guidelines. Milestones…
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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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Caregiver Support Groups

Family Caregiver Support Groups facilitated by Milestones Area Agency on Aging Conversation, Support, Education - share, learn and support on another. Davenport, DeWitt & Ottumwa Davenport, Iowa Meets monthly on the second Monday from 10:30 a.m. to noon 935 E. 53rd St., Davenport, IA No charge to attend. RSVP appreciated but not necessary. Karen Coats,…
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