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Candidate shows support for Older Americans Act

August, 15th – Democratic candidate for Congress John Lewis spoke to reporters about the need to reauthorize the Older Americans Act and helped deliver Meals on Wheels in Missoula Aug. 14. To read the Missoulian's coverage of his stop, click here. For video and the story by KPAX-TV, click...

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Mountain Line to offer zero fare bus service

August, 13th – Missoula bus riders will ride for free starting this January, when Mountain Line begins offering its zero fare servicet. Click here to view KECI-TV's coverage, or read about it in the Missoulian here. Missoula Aging Services is among the community partners in the three-year...

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Concerns about Social Security aired at listening session

August, 13th – During Senator John Walsh's listening session about Social Security and Medicare in Missoula, Missoula Aging Services staff advocated on behalf of older adults for simplifying application processes, among other things. To read the Missoulian article covering the listening s...

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Hospice Care Foundation honors MAS volunteer

July, 2nd – Missoula Aging Services RSVP volunteer Mary Olson recently received the Hospice Care Foundation's "Honoring Our Heroes" award for her extraordinary contributions through volunteerism. Mary volunteers for the MAS Resource Center as a State Health Insurance Program counselor,...

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Visitability of homes a growing concern

May, 9th – The issue of visitability of homes is coming to the forefront due, in part, to our aging population. Missoula's City Council recently passed a resolution supporting visitability and expediting the permit review process for anyone submitting plans to build or remodel a home ...

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Community Champions Deliver Meals on Wheels!

March, 21st – A host of public officials helped deliver Meals on Wheels in Missoula during the nationwide Community Champions Week, March 17-21. The event is part of the monthlong March for Meals campaign, an initiative to raise awareness of senior hunger and  benefit the local Meals on...

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KUFM Commentary

Missoula Aging Services CEO, Susan Kohler, provides a regular commentary on KUFM every four weeks on Wednesday evenings about issues affecting older adults.

To read the most recent commentary online at the Montana Public Radio website, click here.

Missoulian "Booming" column

Each month an expert from our staff, governing board or a partner organization provides personal insight and information about a topic of interest to Baby Boomers. To read the most recent column about when to start Social Security benefits, click here.