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These days, all of us take the Social Security program for granted. For many, it is a mainstay of income in retirement years, and for others, it has been an indispensable resource when someone becomes disabled. This past year, more than 63 million people received Social Security benefits, and the number of people who will […]

If you have been approached by individuals offering free DNA, genetic or cancer testing, please understand that THIS COULD BE A SCAM. Here’s how the scheme generally works: A person or group holds an informational session, or goes door-to-door in senior housing complexes, and implies that DNA or genetic testing could help individuals determine their […]

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The Missouri Board of Nursing Home Administrators has approved participation in the 2019 Missouri Show Me Summit on Aging & Health for up to 12.5 PC continuing education hours. The Summit will be held in Branson, MO September 9 – 11, 2019 and will feature a wide variety of educational, informational and practical training opportunities. […]

Springfield, MO – Missouri Lt. Governor Mike Kehoe today signed legislation that establishes the Senior Growth and Development Program, a program designed to fund important services for Missouri’s senior population. The official bill signing ceremony took place at the South Side Senior Center in Springfield, Missouri and was attended by more than one-hundred area senior […]

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  • Aug 14 - Social Security Program Turns 84 On August 14
    These days, all of us take the Social Security program for granted. For many, it is a mainstay of income in retirement years, and for others, it has been an indispensable resource when someone becomes disabled. This past year, more than 63 million people received Social Security benefits, and the number of people who will […]
  • Aug 5 - Summit On Aging And Health Approved For Nursing Home Administrator Continuing Education Hour Credits
    The Missouri Board of Nursing Home Administrators has approved participation in the 2019 Missouri Show Me Summit on Aging & Health for up to 12.5 PC continuing education hours. The Summit will be held in Branson, MO September 9 – 11, 2019 and will feature a wide variety of educational, informational and practical training opportunities. […]
  • Jul 24 - POTENTIAL FRAUD ALERT: Cancer & Genetic Screening Offer
    If you have been approached by individuals offering free DNA, genetic or cancer testing, please understand that THIS COULD BE A SCAM. Here’s how the scheme generally works: A person or group holds an informational session, or goes door-to-door in senior housing complexes, and implies that DNA or genetic testing could help individuals determine their […]