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  • Connections made a difficult decisions to relinquish two federally funded programs, Senior Companions and Foster Grandparents in the Council Bluffs regions. Other services and programs remain in place to serve seniors, caregivers, veterans and adults with disabilities.
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  • Our Elder Rights Specialist, Tasha, was witness to history in the making as Governor Kim Reynolds signed the Elder Abuse Awareness Week Proclamation. This makes the week of September 1-7 Iowa's Elder Abuse Awareness week. We and Tasha are excited to see the strides Iowa is making to improve awareness of elder abuse and helping to prevent exploitation of vulnerable seniors.
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  • Sept 17, 2018 (Sioux City) Connections Area Agency on Aging announces “Shred-tastic,” a shredding event for seniors ages 60 and over and their caregivers. It will take place on Friday, Sept 21, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Center for Active Generations, 313 Cook Street, Sioux City. Document Depot is providing a shredding truck for proper disposal of personal papers. During each of the recent semi-annual events, over two tons were shredded during this two-hour period. For convenience, a drive-through lane is available, where those bringing items don’t even have to leave their vehicles. The option to park and watch the shredding process occur is also available. Donations are appreciated and will be accepted at the event.
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