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Sept 12th SILC Council Business Meeting Transcript

SILC Council Business Meeting Transcript (Draft)


Community Statewide Needs Assessment (CSNA) Report Released

On Friday, May 23 the final version of the Community Statewide Needs Assessment was released by Project Excellence at Michigan State University.

A copy of the report can be downloaded at the following link:  Michigan Statewide Needs Assessment (2014) PDF Format


AARP Listens to Michigan

Health Decisions Tour:

The AARP Listens to Michigan Tour is once again hitting the road this year and is coming to a city near you !  This year we are bringing a full plate of issues to brief you on and to gather your reactions and perspectives about.  Our Tour this trip is:  Health Decisions: Yours, Your Community's, Your Country's - Navigting Health Reform, Medicare, Long Term Care, Caregiving Issues and Solutions.  We will stress the key information and advocacy resources available for many of these issues for those planning their Health Decisions and this already dealing with Health Decisions problems.  We will also hope to have local organizations and many of these resources in the Listening Session room to lend further assistance to you on your questions and concerns.  Call 1-877-926-8300 to register.

AARP Listens to Kalamazoo County - September

Tuesday, September 16th from 6-7:30 p.m at the Kalamazoo Expo Center, 2900 Lake St, kalamazoo MI in Room B.  Registration will open August 1st

AARP Listens to Jackson - September
Monday, September 29th from 6-7:30 p.m at the Gene Davis and Sons, 3575 Francis St. Jackson, MI  A light meal will be provided free of charge.  Registration will open August 1st.