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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

  • Accepting applications for part-time Maintenance in Powers, Michigan.  Click “here” for more information.
  • Click “here”  for other job postings.
  • ***Immediate openings at various subsidized apartment complexes throughout the Upper Peninsula.  Click “here” for more information.***
  • SAVE THE DATE – UP Association of County Commissioners 2017 Fall Conference – October 19 & 20 @ Island Resort & Casino, Harris, MI

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

 

 

Featured Event
Jul 28

Swim Teal Lake: Benefit for Diabetes Swim Clinic

Join us for the first ever Swim Teal Lake: Benefit for Diabetes Swim Clinic. Friday, July 28, 2017 Marquette Senior High Pool The clinic will…

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Upcoming Events

Aug 01

REST (Respite Education and Support Tools) Training – Negaunee

Respite Support Training for Caregivers

Training will be held for two days:  August 1st and August 2nd from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Both days required.  Lunch is provided.  

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Aug 08

Welcome to Medicare Workshop – L’Anse

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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Aug 08

Creating Confident Caregivers – Marquette

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 is a six week course held Tuesdays from 3pm to 5pm 8/8/17 – 9/12/17.

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Aug 17

Welcome to Medicare Workshop – St. Ignace

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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Aug 30

Welcome to Medicare Workshop – Manistique

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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