2020 Census- Make sure you’re counted!

There are a few ways to complete the 2020 census. Please visit becounted2020.com or call. To be counted online or phone you will receive a “unique ID code” from the US Census Bureau. Please see here for more information about taking the … Read More

Tell Your Elected Officials How Important OAA is to You!

The federal Older Americans Act (OAA) funds critical services for older adults and their caregivers in Genesee, Lapeer, and Shiawassee Counties, including Home Delivered Meals, personal care, respite for caregivers, etc. The current law expires at the end of September, … Read More

Your Community Needs you!

RSVP (Retired & Senior Volunteer Program) of Genesee, Lapeer & Shiawassee Counties is recruiting adults 55+ who may have a couple of hours a week to help their neighbors. RSVP matches volunteers with 32 local organizations to make an impact … Read More

MMAP Open Enrollment

Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program October 15th – December 7th   Change from Original Medicare to a Medicare Advantage Plan. Change from a Medicare Advantage Plan back to Original Medicare. Switch from one Medicare Advantage Plan to another Medicare Advantage Plan. Switch from a … Read More

Steps for Seniors in Hazardous Heat

The extreme hot weather can be hazardous to one’s health. Seniors are especially vulnerable to heat stroke and heat exhaustion.  Please take precautions. Check on your elderly neighbors, family, and friends. Here are a few tips to help everyone, especially … Read More

MI CHOICE MEDICAID WAIVER PROGRAM

Families in crisis frequently think the only choice for their loved one is a nursing home. But there are alternatives. Valley Area Agency on Aging (VAAA) currently receives funding from Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) to provide MI Choice … Read More

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