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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! 

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MASWA News & Notes

MDH Seeks Qualified Candidates to Serve on Assisted Living Quality of Care Task Force

October 5, 2020

The Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) invites qualified candidates to apply to serve on the newly formed Resident Quality of Care and Outcomes Task Force. The task force was created as part of new legislation creating an assisted living licensure in Minnesota. The purpose of the task force is to support providers of…

Governor’s Council on Age-Friendly Minnesota Updates

August 27, 2020

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…

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