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Upper Peninsula Commission For Area Progress

About UPCAP

Welcome

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.

Updates

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UP Area Agency on Aging “Draft” Fy2018 Annual Implementation Plan

 

 

Featured Event
Oct 11

Bridging the Gaps of Long Term Care “Knowledge is Power”

The goal of  Fifteenth Best Practices Confernece is to give Upper Peninsula facility social workers, administrators, nurses, and any other staff members the opportunity to…

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Upcoming Events

Sep 26

Diabetes PATH Workshop – Gwinn/Sawyer

6 session group program for people living with Diabetes.  Caregivers also welcome to attend.  Class will be taught by Cindy Dulany and Lindsey Prusi.  Group will meet weekly on Tuesdays in the Community Center.

FREE 6 week class starting Tuesday, September 26th.

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Sep 27

Welcome to Medicare Workshop – Sault Ste. Marie

Turning 65 soon? Need help understanding Medicare? This event is sponsored by UPCAP’s MI Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) and includes our Medicare 101 presentation, workbook & materials, question & answer session, refreshments and more! We provide unbiased Medicare information and options; MMAP does not sell insurance or endorse any insurance products.

Includes workshop, materials, & refreshments

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Sep 28

Creating Confident Caregivers – Houghton

Creating Confident Caregivers is an exciting program in select regions of Michigan, for family caregivers of persons with dementia and/or memory loss.  Creating Confident Caregivers is a six-session workshop led by trained dementia care specialists.  This university tested program provides participants with information, skills and attitudes to manage stress and increase their effectiveness as a Caregiver.

This class is held every Thursday for six weeks 9/28/17 – 11/2/17

Light snack and beverage provided.

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Oct 02

Diabetes PATH Workshop – Escanaba

6 session group program for people living with Diabetes.  Caregivers also welcome to attend.  Group will meet weekly on Monday evenings in UPCAP’s downstairs conference room.

FREE 6 week class – every Monday starting October 2nd.

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Oct 03

Welcome to Medicare Workshop – Marquette

Turning 65 soon? Need help understanding Medicare? This event is sponsored by UPCAP’s MI Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) and includes our Medicare 101 presentation, workbook & materials, question & answer session, refreshments and more! We provide unbiased Medicare information and options; MMAP does not sell insurance or endorse any insurance products. 

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