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Older Iowans Legislature Meets September 26th and 27th

The Older Iowans Legislature invites all Iowans over the age of 50 to come to Des Moines this September 26th and 27th to meet in the House Chamber.  Delegates will sit in a legislator’s chair and have the opportunity to voice their opinion on what they want OIL to advocate on their behalf to the Governor…
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Caregiver Self-Help Books Donated by Elderbridge

Public libraries in over 50 communities received a collection of family caregiver books from Elderbridge Agency on Aging in June. As part of the Elderbridge family caregiver outreach program, Elderbridge offered to the libraries throughout the Agency’s 29 county service area a wide assortment of books and DVDs that would provide practical, helpful, and inspirational information…
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Sanchez Gives Caregivers Hope During Difficult Times

Author/Speaker Elaine K. Sanchez addresses Elderbridge Family Caregivers' Conference June 29, 2016 The message came with humor, empathy, understanding and a touch of grace. It came from noted author and website founder Elaine K. Sanchez and was shared with caregivers from across Iowa. The 2016 Elderbridge Family Caregivers' Conference was held June 29th in Fort Dodge at…
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Car Accident Claims the Life of Former Elderbridge Director Lahoma Counts

Former Elderbridge Agency on Aging Executive Director Lahoma Counts, 86, of Mason City, died Friday, June 24th when the car she was in collided with another vehicle about 10:45 a.m. Also in the same vehicle and killed in the accident was Evelyn Mallo, 85, of Clear Lake. Former Elderbridge Executive Director Lahoma Counts-photo courtesy Mason…
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