Conferences, Workshops & Special Events

November 2018

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  • ICCA Meeting - Ida County

    Thursday, November 8, 2018 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
    Location: Ida Grove Horn Memorial Hospital
  • Lunch & Learn - Creston

    Friday, November 9, 2018 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    Location: Creston - Connections Area Agency, 109 North Elm St
  • Offices Closed - Veterans Day

    Monday, November 12, 2018
  • Ida County Ministerial

    Wednesday, November 14, 2018 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Location: Ida Grove - Westminister Presbyterian Church 4th and Main
    Description: Presentation to the Ministerial Association about Connections
  • SWING - Southwest Iowa Networking Group

    Thursday, November 15, 2018 8:00 am - 9:00 am
    Location: Varies - see attached schedule.
    Description: Networking group of local non-profits from Pottawattamie county.
    Contact Information:
    Terri Wilson
    800.432.9209 x 8156
  • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group

    Thursday, November 15, 2018 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Location: Sioux City - First Unitarian Church 2508 Jackson St.
    Description: Siouxland Community Health Center and Connections Area Agency on Aging are sponsoring a FREE Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group.

    If you or someone you know are struggling with isolation and raising
    grandchildren, and would like to connect with other fellow grandparents who share similar experiences, this group is for you!

    Thursday October 25, 2018

    Meet and Greet at 5:30pm
    Meal provided by Connections 6:00pm
    Contact Information:
    Jan Schnack
    800.432.9209 ext. 8116
  • Offices Closed - Thanksgiving

    Thursday, November 22, 2018 8:00 am - Friday, November 23, 2018 5:00 pm
  • Welcome to Medicare - Council Bluffs

    Thursday, November 29, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Welcome to Medicare - Council Bluffs

    Location: Council Bluffs Public Library - 400 Willow Street.
    Description: onnections Area Agency on Aging’s Council Bluffs office hosts a Welcome to Medicare seminar. This unbiased, informative seminar for new Medicare beneficiaries is held every 3 months. The seminars are from 6:00-7:30 at The Council Bluffs Public Library at 400 Willow Street. Pre-registration is required (recommended at least one week prior to presentation. There is no cost to attend.

    Assisting new beneficiaries to increase their understanding of Medicare is an effort of SHIIP program (Senior Health Insurance Information Program), sponsored by Connections Area Agency on Aging. Discussion topics will include who is eligible for benefits and timeframes for applying, understanding Medicare’s benefits and options, supplements, Medicare Advantage plans, prescription drug plans and protecting their Medicare benefits. There will be ample time for questions.

    To pre-register, or for more information, contact Connections Area Agency on Aging at 800-432-9209. Preregistration needed by Nov 20.
    Contact Information:
    800-432-9209 x 8142