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Articles with the Tag: Western Montana Area IV Agency on Aging

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — Life without Liberty is like a body without spirit. On Nov. 3 we will be offering an AARP Safe Driving class from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Class size is limited so please call the center at 406-745-4462 to sign up. Nov. 7 is the day for open enrollment Medicare Part B and the ladies from the Are...

‘Powerful Tools for Caregivers’ class starts Aug. 8

News from Area VI Agency on Aging Family caregivers are the foundation of long-term care nationwide. An estimated 65.7 million Americans, roughly one-third of the adult population, provide care for a chronically ill, disabled, or aged family member or friend. The estimated value for their services, were...

Class given for caregivers

POLSON — Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes are scheduled for six Tuesdays, Aug. 8- Sept. 12 in Polson. Time for the class is 10-11:30 a.m. The classes are sponsored by the Area VI Agency on Aging to help caregivers thrive in this most difficult life role. Please call 1-800-266-4188 for more informa...

Briefs for April 26, 2017

Public invited to participate in Red Nose Day fundraiser   News from Polson Walgreens POLSON – Red Nose Day is a charity started in the U.K. by famed movie director Richard Curtis to end childhood poverty. Comic Relief and the Red Nose Day Fund have raised over $1 billion since they w...

Info offered at ‘Snacks and Facts’

News from Area VI Agency on Aging POLSON — The Western Montana Area VI Agency on Aging office has been located in Polson for 35 years. Yet we are often told “I never heard of you before” or “What do you guys do, anyway?” Rather than just put another boring article in the pa...

Medicare open enrollment continues through Dec. 7

News from the Area VI Agency on Aging POLSON — Each year during Medicare Open Enrollment you have the opportunity to compare Prescription Drug Plans and Advantage Plans available in the coming year. Insurance companies change prices, plans offered, what drugs they cover, and what areas they cover ...

Class offered to improve balance

News from the Area IV Agency on Aging POLSON — Over the years people have expressed to us that they had trouble with balance and were worried about falling, but couldn’t afford physical therapy. The Agency on Aging looked at several approved programs for falls prevention. We felt the Moving ...

Briefs for Aug. 7, 2016

Bereavement group set to begin in Polson POLSON — An eight-week Bereavement Support Group series for adults grieving the death of a loved one is offered Wednesdays from 10-11:30 a.m. from Sept. 28-Nov. 16, at the O’Maley conference room on the second floor of Providence St. Joseph Medical C...

Local agency helps elderly

News from the Area VI Agency on Aging POLSON — At this time of year at the Area VI Agency on Aging, several clients usually walk in to the center with the same look in their eyes: Family members come to visit in the prime of the beautiful summer season, and find that their parent/relative/friend w...

Caregiver class set

POLSON — Western Montana Area VI Agency of Aging presents a Powerful Tools for Caregivers six-week class session to give you, the caregiver, tools you need to avoid burnout. The classes will be each Thursday, Aug.11- Sept.15, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the O-Maley conference room on the second floor...


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