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Elderbridge and Salvation Army to Honor Caregivers

Family caregivers are often an overlooked and underappreciated group within our communities. Their tireless dedication to the well-being of loved ones is never easy, and is incredibly challenging. To celebrate the sacrifice of these caregivers, Elderbridge staff from the Mason City office will be hosting a “meet and greet” for family caregivers in the area…
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Holiday Gatherings Start Important Family Conversations

The holiday season is one of the busiest at Elderbridge Agency on Aging offices. And it all begins when people get together for holiday visits. Typically a person hasn’t seen their aging friend or relative in months and notice that they may need assistance to safely live in their home. There are many things to…
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“Join the Conversation” gives voice to local leaders on aging issues

For the 25 or so people gathered August 4th in Mason City to discuss aging issues in Iowa, one thing they were not was reluctant to voice their opinion or to air their concerns. “Join the Conversation” gave local citizens, government leaders and elder care professionals the opportunity to gather and talk about a wide…
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Sen. Ragan honored by Older Iowans Legislature

State Senator Amanda Ragan of Mason City, will be the recipient of the “Lahoma N. Counts Memorial Award” to be presented at the opening session of the Older Iowans Legislature (OIL) on Monday, Sept. 26 in the House Chamber at the State Capitol in Des Moines. Counts was the former Executive Director of Elderbridge Agency…
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