Medicare Scams

The Trenton Police Department is getting reports of Medicare Scams in the area.  The department is sharing advice from the Federal Trade Commission on how you should handle the scammers. HANG UP If someone calls claiming to be from Medicare, asking for your Social Security number or bank information to get your new card or new benefits, that’s a scam. […]

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Medicare 101: Offered At Grand River Multipurpose Center

Seniors, family members and caregivers of those receiving Medicare should attend a Medicare 101 program offered by the Grand River Multipurpose Center.  Teresa Sykes, resource Coordinator, says the program is Wednesday, September 25th from Noon to 1:00 pm and from 5:30 to 6:30 pm. Pre-registration is required, but there is no charge to attend.   To make your reservations, call 646-1555. […]

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SMP looking for Volunteers

The Missouri Senior Medicare Patrol, or SMP, is looking for volunteers in Northwest Missouri to help seniors protect their Medicare benefits. Volunteers undergo a comprehensive training course and receive extensive support from the team’s Coordinator and Director. The next training session is October 1st and 2nd at the Area Agency on Aging Office in Cameron. Call the SMP office at […]

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