State Plan on Aging 2020 Listening Tour

Listening Tour Flier

Who? Kansas residents aged 60 years of age or older and family caregivers of older adults.

What? Older Americans Act (OAA) Program services include:

  • Legal assistance
  • Caregiver and in-home services (like homemaker and personal care)
  • Health promotion programs (like physical fitness and exercise)
  • Nutrition services (like Meals on Wheels)
  • Transportation
  • And more!
When? 10:30 – 11:30 AM  
  • Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Where? Online meeting (link coming soon) and over the phone (via conference call)

Why? The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) OAA Program works in collaboration with the eleven Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) to support independence for Kansas seniors and help them remain in their homes for as long as possible. The listening tour will provide the opportunity for seniors to share their suggestions, needs, comments and feedback regarding OAA services. Your participation is invaluable and will be used to develop the upcoming State Plan on Aging.

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Take Our Survey

Let your voice be heard! KDADS wants to hear from you about home and community-based aging services in Kansas. The Older Americans Act provides services Kansans ages 60 years or older and family caregivers of older adults. Please take our survey to provide feedback on existing programs and help identify areas to improve. Your participation will help better the lives of older Kansans for years to come.

Take the survey here https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/V7CQPVG.

Listening Session PowerPoint Presentations

Listening Session Recorded Videos

Watch October 19 session here or in full screen mode on our YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/gFVJcxHpYXs

 

Watch November 9 session here or in full screen mode on our YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/WtJJ9rBzrWU

 

Special Accomodations and Written Feedback

If you need language accommodations, such as a sign language interpreter, please contact Cinthia Harris at KDADSOAASCA@ks.gov.

If you would like to share your thoughts but are unable to participate, please send an email to KDADSOAASCA@ks.gov. Written comments may also be sent to:

Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services
Attn: Aging Services Director Christina Orton
503 S. Kansas Ave.
Topeka, KS 66603.

Written comments will be accepted until April 30, 2021.

Session Transcripts

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