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BOARD MEETING

The next Board meeting has not been set. Please continue looking here for the date and location. Residents of Appanoose, Clinton, Davis, Des Moines, Henry, Jefferson, Keokuk, Lee, Louisa, Lucas, Mahaska, Monroe, Muscatine, Scott, Van Buren, Wapello and Wayne Counties are encouraged to attend. A copy of the agenda and approved minutes from past meetings…
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New Medicare Cards

Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) gave the public its first look at the newly designed Medicare card. The new Medicare card contains a unique, randomly-assigned number that replaces the current Social Security-based number. CMS will begin mailing the new cards to people with Medicare benefits in April 2018 to meet the…
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Scott County Holiday Meals CONTINUES

With the news of discontinuing Milestones Area Agency on Aging’s traditional Scott County Holiday Meal Program for seniors, a community provider stepped up and made a gracious offer. Home Helpers, owned and operated by Bill Brownson, will take over delivering three holiday meals to home-bound seniors who do not have family to share the season…
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Ottumwa Family Caregiver Conference

Family and friends who care for relatives and friends are invited to talk with exhibitors and hear speakers at the Family Caregiver Conference from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 4 at Great Prairie Area Education, 2814 N. Court St., Ottumwa. There is no charge to attend but reservations are requested by October…
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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 12:30 p.m. 935 E. 53rd St., Davenport, IA The meetings are free and lunch is optional for a…
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