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Welcome to the Minneapolis Area Senior Workers Association (MASWA)

Our Mission: To develop a multidisciplinary community of professionals working in the field of aging who are educated, supported, and interconnected so they may improve services and advocate for older adults.

Minneapolis Area Senior Workers Association (MASWA) is a community organization of those working to assist the elderly in maintaining health and independence. We are dedicated to improving the quality of life for all seniors.

MASWA offers many benefits to its members:

  • Monthly meetings
  • Networking opportunities at monthly meetings
  • Continuing education credits - free classes with CEU's offered at meetings.
  • Public policy and legislative Issues - Latest information on issues relating to the elderly, their care and financial reimbursements.
  • Fall Aging Conference
  • Spring Luncheon

Membership is open to healthcare workers, homemaker and companion care, transportation, real estate agents, legal assistance, financial planning and other services that relate to seniors and their caregivers.

Come visit us at our next meeting! 

MASWA News & Notes

Joint Public Policy Presentation by Rajean Paul Moone, PhD, LNHA, FGSA

June 26, 2020

Thank you to Rajean for the joining us yesterday and providing the updates on the legislative session and Age-Friendly Minnesota.  If any of you missed this presentation or would like to view the slides again, you can view them on the MASWA website at the link below. Joint Public Policy June 2020

Surveys For Infection Control Standards – Licensed Home Care Providers

June 18, 2020

Please see the following announcement from the Minnesota Department of Health regarding surveys of home care providers. As of June 15, 2020, staff from the Health Regulation Division will be surveying to infection control standards in home care providers. Standards not being followed will have licensing orders issued. Please reference 144A.4798 for state regulations on Disease Prevention…

The 46th Annual Fall Aging Conference Has Been Cancelled

June 16, 2020

We are sorry this great event won’t be happening, but the Fall Aging Conference will be back again next year.  Please mark your calendar for Thursday, October 7, 2021 for the next Fall Aging Conference!  Full Notice

Our Next Event:

MASWA Annual Meeting

Date: July 23, 2020

Time: 2:30pm - 4:15pm

Location: Online

Brenda E

Please join us July 23rd to be educated and entertained by the comedy of Brenda Elsagher. We’ll kick things off at 2:30pm introducing our sponsors and networking followed by the Annual Meeting, speaker and awards. Look for additional information including meeting link and login directions soon!