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.
MASWA News & Notes
Below are links to two documents outlining recommendations and completed work to date from the Governor’s Council on Age-Friendly Minnesota. This first document includes the detailed recommendations produced by the Governor’s Council on an Age-Friendly Minnesota. Recomnendations The document at the link below is the full report of the work completed to date from the…
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
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…
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