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February 2021

Public Hearing on Area Plan

Tuesday, February 2, 2021
10:00 am11:00 am

Connections Area Agency on Aging will be holding a public hearing meeting Monday February 8th at 10am via open conference call. The purpose of this hearing is to receive public input regarding the agency’s Area Plan on Aging for the next four fiscal years FY’22-25.
To access the conference call 1-800-432-9209, and press 7 when the message starts.
Feedback on the area plan can also be submitted by postal mail to: Connections Area Agency on Aging, 231 S Main St, Council Bluffs IA 51503. By email to info@connectionsaaa.org or through our website at: https://www.connectionsaaa.org/about-us/contact_us
Public Hearing Agenda:
1. Call to order
2. Purpose of hearing
3. Public Comments on Priority Services
4. Title III-B Priority Services are located within the service categories of Access, In-Home and Legal. The minimum percentage (%) of Title III-B funding required to be expended within each category are: 1) Access Services (10%), which includes Information and Assistance, Assisted Transportation, Outreach, Case Management, and Transportation, 2) In-Home Services (5%), which includes Adult Day Care/Health, Personal Care, Chore, Homemaker, and 3) Legal Services (3%,) which includes: Legal Assistance.
5. Written comments
6. Other comments
7. Services under consideration to be provided as Direct Services by Connections Area Agency on Aging
a. Homemaker
b. Chore
c. Evidence Based Programs
8. Adjournment

Cancelled: Sioux City: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group

Thursday, February 4, 2021
5:30 pm7:00 pm
Sioux City - First Unitarian Church 2508 Jackson St.

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!

Meets every first and third Thursday of the month.

5:30 pm Meal provided by Connections or Siouxland District Health followed by discussion.
Childcare provided

Cancelled: Sioux City: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group

Thursday, February 18, 2021
5:30 pm7:00 pm
Sioux City - First Unitarian Church 2508 Jackson St.

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!

Meets every first and third Thursday of the month.

5:30 pm Meal provided by Connections or Siouxland District Health followed by discussion.
Childcare provided

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