Volunteers Come Together to Build Wheelchair Ramp
Martha McManus and her husband, Gary Ikerd, received a wonderful act of local kindness this fall. Although the couple’s home had a wheelchair ramp, its incline was too steep, making it difficult for McManus to leave the house. With the help of MAS Seeley Lake Resource Specialist Linda Howard, as well as volunteers with Veterans & Families of Seeley Lake (VFSL), a new wheelchair ramp was constructed. Read the full story in the Seeley-Swan Pathfinder here!
Guest column in Missoulian
MAS Governing Board Chair Larry White shares some of the potential impacts on older adults if federal-state Medicaid funding is cut. Read the July 1, 2017 guest opinion here.
Guest opinion in Missoulian
Senior Corps volunteers are valued highly in the community for their contributions, and Senior Corps Week during May is a good time to acknowledge that. Read the May 15, 2017 guest opinion article 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.
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