Addressing Isolation Among Older Adults is a Year-Round Issue
The needs of a vulnerable population--like older adults--are especially apparent this time of year, but it's important to remember that those same needs can be year-round issues. Missoula Aging Services has programs that address a few of those issues, like loneliness, malnutrition, and isolation. Don Fisher from KPAX-TV recently sat down with MAS CEO Susan Kohler to talk about how the community can support the vital programs and services of MAS. Watch the full interview here.
Swan Valley Community Foundation Supports Initiative for Services for Older Adults
The SVCF is working in collaboration with Missoula Aging Services (MAS) and the Seeley Lake Community Foundation to fund a resource specialist at MAS' new satellite office in Seeley Lake. Read the article in the Seeley Lake Pathfinder.
Aging Insider Monthly
Aging Insider Monthly is an e-newsletter for professionals in the field of aging, and anyone else interested. It features local, regional and national news, events, trainings and advocacy related to aging issues. To receive it each month, please click here.
Letter to the Editor
MAS CEO Susan Kohler submitted a Letter to the Editor in support of Residents' Rights Month. Read the full letter in the Oct. 4, 2016 Missoulian by clicking here.