Area Agency on Aging

aging_counties-(1).gif

Committed to the needs of seniors in Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte and Ray counties.

Thanksgiving comes early for Belton seniors


On Nov. 21 more than 300 older adults, including some from the Belton Senior Center, were treated to a Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings served by Belton High School students and the Belton-Raymore Rotary Club.
 
Read more »

Help available for Blind Pension program


If you or a family member receives support from Missouri’s Blind Pension program, you may have received a letter about the need to enroll in Medicare Part D to get insurance coverage for your prescription drugs.

There are several plans available in the Kansas City metro area that meet state benchmarks for prescription drug coverage.

Our Area Agency on Aging can help you identify which benchmark plan is best for you. Call 816-421-4980 for more information. Have a list of your prescriptions ready when you make the call.

Independence Veterans Video Program captures service stories

Veterans Day, celebrated each year on Nov. 11, is a day when America honors those who have served in the U.S. armed forces. An Independence, Missouri, program pays tribute to veterans year-round: the Veterans Video Program at Veterans Hall.

The video program features interactive kiosks that display videos of local veterans and a link to the national Veterans History Project at the Library of Congress

Read more »