Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Many nursing home residents are too frail to speak up for themselves. The Missouri Ombudsman Program helps nursing home residents resolve complaints or problems that they encounter.

You can make life better for nursing home residents by becoming an ombudsman volunteer.

Area Agencies on Aging

Missouri’s 10 Area Agencies on Aging provide a wide range of services, including meals, transportation and adult day care, to help older people remain independent and in their own homes as long as possible. 

Resources Help

The Missouri Senior Resource Line is a service to connect callers to local assistance for older adults and their caregivers

Silver Haired Legislature

The Silver Haired Legislature is composed of citizens, age 60 or older, who volunteer their time to advocate on behalf of Missouri’s older adults.

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