Northwest Missouri Silver Haired Legislature taking nominations

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writing-828911_960_720Northwest Missouri Area Agency on Aging is taking nominations for the NWMOAAA Board of Director’s and the Silver Haired Legislature until the end of the month.

Individuals can nominate themselves or others who are 60 years of age or older at various locations around St. Joseph. Nomination forms can be picked up at InterServ’s Calvin Center, 1412 North 3rd Street or at the Wesley Senior Towers, 1002 Francis, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Nominations are open to the public until March 30, 2017.

The NWMOAAA has been a staple for 18 countries in northwest Missouri since 1973. Its programs are designed to assist older adults in living independently for as long as possible.

Nominations are gathered at the various senior centers to find qualified individuals for the three board of director’s positions that represent all issues that pertain to seniors in the surrounding area. These three entities assist seniors to get their voice heard about issues that impact their future as well as their every day life.

Elections for the positions will take place on May 2nd. For more information call Angie Gardner at InterServ (816) 232-7779 ext. 235 or NWMOAAA directly at (660) 726-3800.