OUR MISSION...........

" To enhance the quality of life for elders in our service area through education, planning and coordination of services. "

  • JOIN US FOR A FREE WORKSHOP! PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF OLDER IOWANS

  • OLDER IOWANS LEGISLATURE SEEKS DELEGATES FOR CONVENTION

    Older Iowans Legislature seeks Delegates for Convention

    The Older Iowan's Legislature is trying to fill the 100 seats available on September 29-30th at the State Capitol. It is $25.00 to become a member. After becoming a member, you will receive information on being a delegate at the Older Iowan legislative session and a seat will be reserved for you on September 29th at the State capitol. Along with your contact information, please send your check of $25.00 payable to: The Older Iowans Legislature, 5835 Grand Ave. Suite 106, Des Moines, IA 50312.
    The older Iowan's Legislature is recognized as a voice for Older Iowans. As a member of "OIL" you have a say in what the State of Iowa does. The Older Iowan's legislature has successfully advocated for elder abuse laws, power of attorney bills, rate increases for services to help older Iowans stay in their homes as they age, funding for statewide service information and a referral system, basic service funding for the Iowa Department on Aging and the state's Area Agencies on Aging.
    You can help make Iowa a better place for older persons to live. Send your ideas for legislation to Bob Welsh at welshbob@aol.com, or to 84 Penfro Drive, Iowa City, IA 52246.
    For more information on participating, please call Mark Hanson, Executive Director at the Iowa Association of Area Agencies on Aging, at 515-255-4004.

  • 2014 SENIOR SWING POSTPONED

    DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER OUR SENIOR SWING HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 3RD. OUR REGISTRATION DATE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 1ST! PLEASE JOIN US FOR A FUN FILLED DAY OF GOLF! ALL PROCEEDS GO TOWARDS SERVICES IN ALL 20 COUNTIES!

  • 2014 NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS

    September is National Preparedness Month.....Please download this guideline from the American Red Cross on how to become prepared Please share with family and friends.

  • PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF OLDER IOWANS

    A FREE Elder Law Seminar for Older Iowans and their caregivers, by webinar or over the Iowa Communications Network. The sessions start promptly at 12:30 and ends at 3:45 PM. Please see attached flyer for various locations.