Resources

To find your Missouri House representative: https://www.house.mo.gov/Session.aspx

To learn more about Missouri State Aging issues, visit: https://health.mo.gov/seniors/

Missouri Senior Report: http://www.missouriseniorreport.org/

Missouri Senior & Disability Services: https://health.mo.gov/seniors/

Profile of Older Americans ACL: https://acl.gov/aging-and-disability-in-america/data-and-research/profile-older-americans

Projected Future Growth of the Older Population: https://acl.gov/aging-and-disability-in-america/data-and-research/projected-future-growth-older-population

AARP Stats, Facts and Demographics Archive: https://www.aarp.org/livable-communities/archives/

Administration for Community Living Data & Research: https://acl.gov/aging-and-disability-in-america/data-and-research

SILVER HAIRED LEGISLATURE – This page provides background information and current legislative priorities of the Missouri Silver Haired Legislature.

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ARCHIVED MATERIALS

MONEY FOLLOWS THE PERSON PROGRAM MATERIALS
Program Overview and Description
Handy Fact Sheet

Information on HB 337 and SB 86 – Senior Services Growth Fund

HOUSE TESTIMONY ON THE BILL FROM FEBRUARY 13, 2019

2008 – 2018 STATEWIDE SUMMARY OF SENIOR PROGRAM FUNDING

CHART SHOWING ALLOCATION OF FUNDING TO SENIOR PROGRAMS

GENERAL DISCUSSION POINTS

INTERACTIVE HEALTH INSURANCE NAVIGATOR MAP 2019 – 2020
Click on this map to find help in your area with Marketplace Health Insurance applications.

INTERACTIVE HEALTH INSURANCE NAVIGATOR MAP
Click on this map to find help in your area with Marketplace Health Insurance applications.

TALKING POINTS ON FEDERAL TAX OVERHAUL PLANS – This document offers information related to potential impacts of new tax legislation on important senior programs.

THE GROWING COST OF AGING IN AMERICA – A three-part report on the economic impact of an aging populace.

LEGISLATIVE RESOURCES 2018 
Legislative Priorities List 2018
Senior Service Growth And Development Bill Flyer
Senior Issues Needs Chart
Area Agencies Statewide Funding Trend Chart

GUIDE TO SENIOR SERVICES IN THE MISSOURI BUDGET2017 – 2018 budget.)

GUIDE TO SENIOR SERVICES IN THE MISSOURI BUDGET – This primer from the Missouri Budget Project helps people find key funding area for seniors in the state budget. (Report based on the 2017 – 2018 budget.)

FIRST LOOK AT FEDERAL AND STATE TAX OVERHAUL PLAN – Report shows impacts on senior programs.

CIRCUIT BREAKER TAX CREDIT USE IN MISSOURI (Sorted by Senatorial District) – This resource details total funds delegated to circuit breaker tax credits in each Senatorial District in Missouri.

GOVERNOR’S TAX COMMISSION REPORT 2017 – Focuses on the use of various tax credits in the State of MO

CHOICES FLYER
CIRCLE OF SERVICES FLYER
POCKET FACTS
SUMMARY OF AAA FUNDING: 2008 – 2017
IMPACT STATEMENT
FUNDING DISCUSSION POINTS
SB 192 – The Premium Tax Proposal

SB 192 – THE LEGISLATION
MA4 SENATE TESTIMONY ON SB 192 – February 15, 2017
THE HIDDEN POOR
THE IMPACT OF FUNDING STAGNATION FOR MISSOURI SENIOR PROGRAMS

INTERACTIVE HEALTH MARKETPLACE MAP – Find local resources to help you navigate the new Health Insurance Exchange. Click the link to open/download interactive map with county-by-county list.

2017 HEALTH INSURANCE MARKETPLACE PLANS AND PRICING

PUBLICATIONS RELATED TO HEALTH INSURANCE MARKETPLACE 

HHS FRAUD STATEMENT AND NOTICE (Applies to Navigator Program)

NAVIGATOR PROGRAM PRIVACY STATEMENT AND FORM

HISTORY OF THE OLDER AMERICANS ACT  – 50 YEARS

MA4 SFY 2016 IMPACT STATEMENT – ONE INCIDENT AWAY FROM INSTITUTIONAL CARE.

FLU VACCINATION FACT SHEET – A publication of the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

MODELS OF CARE – INTEGRATED CARE MANAGEMENT – (PowerPoint presentation by Jan Stallmeyer at 2013 Summit on Health and Aging)

PRESENTATION TO N4A CONFERENCE 2013 – USING SOCIAL MEDIA FOR ADVOCACY – REMARKS        POWER POINT

AMERICA’S HEALTH RANKINGS – SENIOR REPORT 2013

2013 SILVER HAIRED LEGISLATURE ADVOCACY TRAINING KIT – Click on each link to download each element of this year’s training session.

2013 Silver Haired Legislature Priorities

Program Policy Statement

Home Delivered Meals – Just the Facts

Circuit Breaker Tax Credit Position Statement

Medicaid Expansion in Missouri

The Impacts of Sequestration

ISSUE BRIEF ON TITLE III FUNDS – A useful analysis of how seniors receive key services provided under the Older Americans Act.

SEQUESTRATION FACT SHEET – 2012 -Information you need to know about the Federal Government’s plan to sequester funds if budget negotiations fail.

2012 MEDICARE HANDBOOK – Comprehensive guide to Medicare policies and programs.

MISSOURI OLDER WORKER NOMINATION FORM – Nominate an older worker for recognition.

FACTS ABOUT REFUND SCHEMES RELATED TO MILITARY DISABILITY – Information regarding Military Disability, the IRS and third-party vendors.

OLDER AMERICANS MONTH 2012 ACTIVITIES – Click this link for a statewide list of Older Americans Month activities.

NATIONAL HEALTHCARE DECISIONS DAY – Background information about making your healthcare decisions known to family and friends in advance of illness.

LIFE POLICY LOCATOR – Find missing or lost insurance policies for deceased family members.

INSURANCE AGENT.BROKER DO’S AND DON’TS – These guidelines from the Missouri Department of Insurance help seniors avoid unscrupulous insurance practices.

FEMA DISASTER RELIEF POSTER FOR SENIOR CENTERS – Single page poster encouraging seniors to apply for FEMA disaster relief. New poster reflects extended deadline for registration of August 26, 2011

AARP REPORT ON FUNDING FOR SENIOR SERVICES IN MISSOURI – Download the complete report entitled, “Weathering the Storm: The Impact of the Great Recession on Long-Term Services and Supports – State Profile: Missouri”. It was researched and compiled by the AARP Public Policy Institute.

SENATE APPROPRIATIONS TESTIMONY – JANUARY 18, 2011 – Download the complete extended testimony from MA4 presented to the Senate Appropriations Committee on January 18, 2011.

HEALTHCARE.GOV –  Here’s your link to a world of healthcare information, including specific information relating the the new Affordable Care Act. Featured in HHS Director Judy Baker’s remarks to the Show Me Summit on Aging and Health, this is an essential link for all Missouri seniors.

SILVER HAIRED LEGISLATURE BROCHURE – Get information about local contacts, legislative priorities and information of interest.

STATE APPROACHES TO AGING AND HEALTH CARE – Aging of America: State Approaches to Controlling Health Care Costs,  A Report from the Council of State Governments, 2005. “Americans are living longer and states are taking a variety of innovative approaches to confront the mounting costs of medical and nursing home services for older adults.”  This reports examines different approaches that are designed to encourage healthy living, prevent illness, promote independent living and control costs when illness or disability occurs.