AAAs provide a wide variety of services to support Missourians as they age. Services create positive aging experiences and support adults to remain independent and to remain in the homes of their choosing for as long as possible.
What AAAs Offer
This is a brief overview of the many services provided by Missouri’s ten local Area Agencies on Aging. Contact your local AAA to find out what services are available in your community.
BEC staff provide information about several money-saving state and federal benefits to help adults pay for food, medicine, health insurance, phone service, energy and more.
Knowledgeable health insurance counselors and navigators help people understand eligibility, benefits, and options when enrolling in Medicare, Medicaid, and the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP). Licensed federal Navigators are unbiased experts who help consumers understand their best options for health insurance.
Home delivered meals are available to persons age 60+ providing nutrition – and a safety check – to enable home-bound adults to live nourished lives with independence and dignity. Connect to your local AAA for more info.
If you have questions about any pension, the South Central Pension Rights Project can help you. Pension counselors can help you, free of charge, to make informed decisions about your pension or retirement savings plan.
Licensed federal Navigators are unbiased experts who help consumers understand their best options for health insurance.
Give 5 connects skilled retirees with meaningful volunteer opportunities that match their skills and passions.
SMP Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries prevent, detect, and report health care fraud.
An ombudsman is a neutral, third party representative to listen to concerns about care and quality of life, and who advocate on behalf of long-term care residents.
Over 200 Senior Centers are located throughout Missouri. In addition to meals, senior centers offer information and assistance, lifestyle and wellness classes and much more. Find a Senior Center near you.
AAAs provide in-home services such as light housekeeping, chores, and personal (non-medical) care. AAAs work with local transportation services to help adults get to medical appointments and more. Connect to your local AAA for more info.
Find Your Local Agency
Are you looking for help, or are you concerned about a parent or loved one? Contact your local AAA to find the help and resources you need.