2019 CMS Navigator Cooperative Agreement Recipient Missouri Alliance of Area Agencies on Aging (Ma4)

Missouri

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Training/Capacity Building

~~“Missouri Alliance of Area Agencies on Aging (Ma4) was awarded a statewide 2019 CMS Navigator Cooperative Agreement serving Missouri’s working poor, constituting a majority of the state’s left-behind  population, including: consumers in the Medicaid gap, those with fluctuating wages working in service industries such as—hair and nail salons, and the uninsured and insured; immigrant/refugee communities; persons with relatively expensive employer based coverage; persons without employer based coverage; and low-income adults often found using urgent care, hospitals, and clinics. The Sub-awardee/Subrecipient Contracted Organizations are Care Connection for Aging Services, Central Missouri Area Agency on Aging, Mid-East Area Agency on Aging (d.b.a. Aging Ahead), Northeast Missouri Area Agency on Aging, St. Louis Area Agency on Aging, Southeast Missouri Area Agency on Aging (d.b.a. Aging Matters), SeniorAge Area Agency on Aging. They will partner with the Cover Missouri Coalition, Veteran’s Administration call center, Centers of Independent Living, Community Action Agency offices across the state, County health departments, and Missouri Family Support Division.  For more information, please contact the designated project lead.
Contact:
Catherine Edwards, PhD
Phone: (573) 619-6185
Email: cedwards@ma4web.org
 

Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • CMS, Missouri Alliance of Area Agencies on Aging (Ma4)
Date Enacted: 
09/03/2019
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