In 1974, The Upper Peninsula Commission for Area Progress (UPCAP) was designated as the Region XI Upper Peninsula Area Agency on Aging, whose purpose is to advocate for and provide services to the residents of the Upper Peninsula.
Providing easy accessible, responsive, and professional information and assistance to Upper Peninsula citizens and families in need, 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week.
Offering classes across the Upper Peninsula for disease prevention, management, and wellness.
Facilitating in home service options to avoid or delay nursing home placement to help individual’s live independently.
Providing affordable housing options to qualified individuals and families. UPCAP manages and develops a number of multi-family and elderly apartment projects across the Upper Peninsula.
MMAP (pronounced map) is a free counseling service for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries and their caregivers to help them in making informed health benefit decisions.
Assisting older persons in leading independent, meaningful, and dignified lives in their own homes and communities for as long as possible.
This one-day training is for anyone willing to learn, promote and lead the award-winning Matter of Balance program in their community. Matter of Balance is…More Info / Sign Up
General Session for Human Service Agency Staff Serving the 60+ aging population. Workshop will demonstrate the significant impact of senior-to-senior bullying, define bullying and differentiate these behaviors from other interactions.
To register for this FREE training, call 989-358-4600 Ext 252 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
* This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Ed Collaborative for 3.5 CE hours.
6 session group program for people living with health conditions that cause chronic pain. Caregivers are also welcome to attend. Class will be taught by Lynn Ballard and Midge Harlow. Class will meet in the Rec Room on Tuesdays beginning July 31st through September 4th from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
There is no cost to attend, but you must register.
6 session group program for people living with health conditions that cause chronic pain. Caregivers are also welcome to attend. Group will meet weekly starting August 8th through September 19th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Class size is limited. Must call to register.