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Area Agency on Aging


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

Veterans Medical Foster Homes

When living at home becomes difficult, most veterans want to remain in a home-like setting. A new program through the Veteran’s Administration (VA) is helping to make that possible for more veterans through their Veterans Medical Foster Home program.

Stop unwanted telemarketing calls


During a recent survey, seniors reported that their number one problem is the repeated sales calls that they receive. Help is available.

The Missouri Attorney General has a No Call Registry. The law prohibits telemarketers from calling people that have been added to the list, with some exceptions including telephone companies and companies that have a current business relationship with you. 

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Couple married at Platte County Senior Services Center

A couple who met on an Oats bus and got to know each other at the Platte County Senior Services Center recently tied the knot at the Center in a small ceremony surrounded by friends and family.

Bill Sell, 94, and Doris Bloomberg, 89, of Platte City, Missouri, got married August 13 by their Oats bus driver, Rev. Charles Johnson, before leaving to honeymoon in Las Vegas.

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