Show Me Summit on Aging and Health 2022

More than 300 professionals in the field of aging gathered at the Intercontinental Hotel Kansas City on the Plaza. The Summit was a one-of-a-kind joint conference with ma4 and Age Positive. Attendees celebrated the return to an in-person Summit, the first since pre-Covid in 2019. The theme of “We Are Better Together!” resounded throughout the…

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FOCUS ON AGING-Legislative Education Series

Watch our second in a series of educational sessions on Area Agency on Aging services from 9/20/22. Topic: Learn About Resources for Seniors in Your Community. Panelists include: Lana Johnson, Executive Director of Aging Matters and President of MA4; Lisa Knoll, CEO of Aging Ahead; and Rebecca Nowlin, CEO of Aging Best; Melanie Highland, Director…

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FOCUS ON AGING-Legislative Education Series

Please watch our first Focus on Aging-Legislative Education Series from 6/7/22. Topic: Understanding How Dollars Get to AAAs and Senior Centers. Panelists include: James Stowe, PhD; President of ma4 and Director, Mid-America Regional Council Area Agency on Aging, Kansas City Becca Fields, Co-Ceo, SeniorAge Area Agency on Aging, Springfield, MO Jennifer Shotwell, Executive Director, Region…

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Stop COVID

Local AAAs are here to assist those 60 and older with their COVID-19 vaccination and boosters. In partnership with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Seniors age 60 and over and homebound adults can find help from their local Area Agency on Aging to schedule and arrange transportation to and from your Covid…

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Stop COVID

Six Top Tips for Consumers to Stop Illegal Robocalls

There is no full-proof method to stop unwanted robocalls, and real solutions require that the Federal Communications Commission use the laws effectively to regulate robocallers and require phone companies to authenticate all calls. Yet, the following tips can help consumers take some control. File complaints with the Federal Communications Commission: Complaint data is the best…

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