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Region 9 Area Agency on Aging

               Alcona, Alpena, Arenac, Cheboygan, Crawford, Iosco, Montmorency, Iosco, Oscoda, Otsego Presque Isle and Roscommon Counties

 Region 9 Area Agency on Aging logo and mission statement. The logo is a solid image of the top half of lower Michigan. Region 9 Area Agency on aging a division of NEMCSA is written towards the bottom.  Our mission is to promote lifelong independence and dignity for all individuals and to assist the aged and disabled in meeting that goal.

  

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Our logo with About Us at the bottomA message from our DirectorServices and ProgramsHealth and Wellness EducationCircle with the Region 9 Area Agency on Aging logo and Caregiver Resource Center underneathDoing Business with UsHomes for the Aged in Region 9List of Councils/Commissions on AgingLet's Talk about Aging PodcastsRegion 9 AAA Staff DirectoryResources
 
Our logo and If you are looking for services in your home, call 800-219-2273
 

      Visit Us: 2569 US-23 South, Alpena, MI 49707. Contact Us at 989-358-4661. Send us a message to Aging@nemcsa.org
 

Thursday, July 11, 2024

Region 9 AAA just added a new online program Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less. The workshop series is open to older adults (60+), family caregivers, or Kinship Caregivers who live in the twelve-county region service area. Participants should be interested in improving their eating and physical activity habits with the goal of weight maintenance and/or weight loss.

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Wednesday, July 10, 2024

The Secretary of State's mobile office brings services directly to older adult residents. One participant stated ""I loved how convenient it was."

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Tuesday, July 9, 2024

The PATH Toolkit Telephone Course is a series of 6 weekly telephone calls with a leader and 3-4 other people living with chronic conditions. Registration deadline is September 16, 2024. To register, click here: https://bit.ly/3Rfph9X

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Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Check out tomorrow's Healthy Living Webinar! To join the Zoom meeting, click here: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81360223703?pwd=aHBvSW9hVVZMblgzZHFBanZpTUZXUT09

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Monday, July 8, 2024

Join the Ogemaw Commission on Aging this Thursday, July 11th at 11:15am for a presentation on Elder Abuse with Ogemaw County Prosecuting Attorney LaDonna Schultz. Hear discussion and ask questions regarding how you can avoid falling victim to Elder Abuse. Hope to see you there!

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Monday, July 8, 2024

Walk With Ease is an exercise program that can reduce pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk with Ease! Registration deadline is August 21, 2024. Click here, to register: https://bit.ly/wweaug30

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Thursday, July 4, 2024

Region 9 Area Agency on Aging will be closed to celebrate the holiday with their families. The offices will reopen on Monday, July 1, 2024 at 8:30am.

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Friday, June 28, 2024

Check out this month's webinar! Jenna Lindholm talks about Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) devices, how they work, and how to acquire one as a safety device for older adults and persons with dementia.

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Thursday, June 27, 2024

A boundary can be how you communicate what is and is not acceptable to you, and how you prefer to be treated by others. Learn how boundaries can help support your emotional well-being and make life better by joining us for a live one-hour webinar on Friday, July 12, 2024, at 1:00 p.m. To register, call 989.358.4616, email mainvilleb@nemcsa.org or click here: https://forms.office.com/r/cbsY8HV0Rr

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Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Join this free interactive one-hour webinar that will provide a deeper understanding of strength, aerobic and stretching exercises for older adults, and develop a plan to be more physically active in your day. To register, call 989.358.4616, email mainvilleb@nemcsa.org or click here: https://forms.office.com/r/cbsY8HV0Rr

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