New frozen meal delivery program pilot
Starting on Oct. 3, older adults in MARC’s Area Agency on Aging (AAA) service area have a new option for home-delivered meals. MARC recently began a pilot program with GA Foods to start weekly deliveries of frozen meals to clients who qualify for Medicaid. The pilot program will deliver five frozen meals each week to 338 Medicaid clients in the AAA’s five-county area.
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Age Positive 2017 Conference
Are you a professional or volunteer who works with older adults in the Greater Kansas City area? If so, we invite you to attend Age Positive 2017: Ideas for an Age-Friendly Future on Tuesday, April 18, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This one-day conference will offer innovative ideas to help you enhance current programs and develop new ones. Hosted by a partnership of regional organizations, this low-cost event will be held at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center, 4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, Missouri.
Miles for Meals
The Miles for Meals 5K run and 2K walk will be held April 30, 2017. The event raises money to feed older adults in Platte County, Missouri, through Platte Senior Services.
The walk will be held at Zona Rosa, 8640 N. Dixson Avenue in Kansas City, MIssouri. Registration starts at 7:45 at the Town Square, and the race starts at 8:30 a.m.