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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! 

Our Next Event:

Dementia in the Elderly – What Their Behavior Tells Us

Date: August 22, 2019

Time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Location: Calvary Lutheran Church, 7520 Golden Valley Road, Golden Valley, Minnesota 55427

Shelley Wagner RN-BC will be discussing different types of dementia observed in the elderly and the meaning of behaviors exhibited by each.

Ombudsman 101

Date: September 26, 2019

Time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Location: Calvary Lutheran Church, 7520 Golden Valley Road, Golden Valley, Minnesota 55427

Aisha Elmquist is the Ombudsman Specialist for Minnesota’s Office of Ombudsman for Long-Term Care. She will be defining the role and duties of this office as well common issues addressed.

Fall Aging Conference

Date: October 24, 2019

Time: 8:00AM - 4:00PM

Location: Earle Brown Heritage Center 6155 Earle Brown Dr, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430

Fall Aging Conference

The 45th Annual Fall Aging Conference 2019 For more information and to register go to https://stpseniorworkers.org/fac/