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  • October 11, 2018

    Check out our new Aging and Memory Mobile Clinic

    Our new Aging and Memory Mobile Clinic is the only mobile unit in the country dedicated to memory screenings for people of color.

  • July 11, 2018

    Foley honors its Phantoms

    Our Foley Phantoms Special Olympics team have never let their disabilities get in the way of achieving their goals. They recently accomplished another one, earning the Outstanding Non-profit Community Service award for their float in the annual Foley Fun Days parade.

  • July 11, 2018

    Lori Skibbie is a Minnesota Super Lawyer

    ​Estate & Elder Law Services attorney Lori Skibbie has been selected to the 2018 Minnesota Super Lawyers list for her work in Estate Planning. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the Super Lawyers rating service to receive the distinction.

Press releases

Community News

  • November 8, 2016

    Register for 2016 Legislative Summit

    The Minnesota Leadership Council on Aging and the MN Board on Aging invite you to attend the 2016 Legislative Summit on Dec. 6, 7:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Eagan Community Center. Register at this link –www.mnlcoa.org/summit . $50 registration includes breakfast and certificate of attendance. Scholarships are available.

  • August 22, 2016

    Building Resilience: Restoring our Human Capacity to Heal

    The George Family Foundation’s Catalyst Initiative Invites you to join us on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 for Building Resilience: Restoring our Human Capacity to Heal

Stories

  • November 15, 2018

    A Life-changing Friendship

    For Tynessia, Debbie’s visit with her in prison began a powerful, lifelong friendship 

  • November 15, 2018

    Kelly's story

    Are you happy? That’s what Kelly wants to find out soon after you meet her. Kelly lives at Armour House, one of our ten residential care homes in Wisconsin. She has an intellectual disability, meaning that she thinks like a two-year-old, in a 42-year-old body.

  • November 15, 2018

    Pops' story

    Tony, Craig, Karen, and Kelly have cared for their 86-year-old father for two years, since he was diagnosed with dementia. He still lives in the family home, surrounded by love and memories that come and go.

For all media inquiries, contact Jeff Smith — Communications Director
Phone: 952-945-4083
jeff.smith@voamn.org