Find Your Local Agency

Spotlight On ...

The following report details how many people use the Circuti Breaker Tax Credit for renters to help offset the cost of safe and secure housing in each Senatorial District in the State of Missouri. This information can be used when discussing possible funding alternatives for senior programs with your state legislators. LINK TO CIRCUIT BREAKER […]

This year, open enrollment for the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan opens on October 15, 2017 and runs through December 7, 2017. Enrollment during this period allows you to choose a prescription drug plan that will be in effect for the calendar year 2018. If you are satisfied with your current plan, and if […]

Government Watch

Urge Members of Congress to Support Funding for Local Aging Programs Both the House and the Senate have considered their FY 2018 funding proposals for Older Americans Act (OAA) and other aging programs, and lawmakers have until December 8 to either reach a long-term funding agreement or pass another short-term funding solution. That means now […]

Dear Senior Advocates: This past summer the Governor vetoed HCB 3 which had the effect of : Raising Level of Care points for in home services from 21 to 24; Cutting Medicaid provider reimbursement rates by 3% (this includes AAA Home delivered meals); Cutting about $250,000 from the Alzheimer’s Association programs; Eliminating the $1 m […]

In the News

  • Oct 15 - State Navigators Comment On Trump Administration Cuts To ACA Health Plans
    The Washington Post – On Friday, the Trump Administration announced that it would discontinue “cost-sharing” payments that helped insurers keep premiums low for qualifying individuals. The action has triggered lawsuits to protect the subsidy payments in at least 20 states, but the action itself has already caused confusion for both insurers and individuals wanting to […]
  • Oct 12 - New Medicaid Cards To Be Issued Starting In April 2018
    Between April 2018 and April 2019, the federal government will be removing Social Security numbers from Medicare cards and mailing each person a new card. This will help keep your information more secure and help protect your identity. You’ll get a new Medicare Number that’s unique to you, and it will only be used for […]
  • Oct 12 - Open Enrollment For Medicare Part D Opens October 15th
    This year, open enrollment for the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan opens on October 15, 2017 and runs through December 7, 2017. Enrollment during this period allows you to choose a prescription drug plan that will be in effect for the calendar year 2018. If you are satisfied with your current plan, and if […]