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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

  • UPCAP is accepting applications for Registered Nurses in our Escanaba, Iron Mountain and Sault Ste. Marie Offices.  Click “here” for more information.
  • UPCAP is accepting applications for Licensed Social Workers in our Escanaba Office.  Click “here” for more information.
  • UPCAP is accepting applications for Site Manager and Maintenance at our Riverview Heights Apts in Republic, MI and Spring Valley Apts in Iron River, MI.  Click “here” for more information.
  • Click “here”  for current job postings.
  • ***Immediate openings at various subsidized apartment complexes throughout the Upper Peninsula.  Click “here” for more information.***

UP Area Agency on Aging Fy2018 Annual Implementation Plan

 

 

Featured Event
May 10

UP Association of County Commissioners (UPACC) Spring Conference

May 10-11, 2018 @ Island Resort & Casino, Harris, MI ** More information to follow

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Upcoming Events

Feb 01

Mediation Sessions

A safe, confidential, and affordable option to settling a variety of conflicts or disputes.

We are currently scheduling mediation sessions for February and March. Dates and times can be scheduled to accommodate both parties involved with the mediation.

Contact Cindy Aird Carter at carterc@upcap.org or 906-217-3029 for more information.

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Feb 26

REST (Respite Education and Support Tools) Training – Marquette

Respite Support Training for Caregivers

This is a 2 part class held 2/26/18 and 2/27/18 from 12:30pm – 4:30pm.

Must attend both days.

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Feb 26

PATH (Personal Action Towards Health) – Baraga

PATH is a 6 session group program for people living with ongoing health problems such as Arthritis, Depression, Diabetes and Asthma.  Caregivers are also welcome to attend.  Group meets weekly on Mondays starting February 26th through April 2nd.  There is NO cost to attend, however registration is required.  Call Dawn Kemppainen at 906-353-4521.

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Mar 05

Diabetes PATH Workshop – Negaunee

Diabetes PATH Workshop is a 6 session group program for people living with Diabetes.  Spouses, partners, caregivers and friends are also welcome to attend.  Group meets once a week for 6 weeks starting Monday, March 5th through April 9th.  There is NO cost to attend this program, but you must pre-register.  Space is limited.

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Apr 03

Diabetes PATH Workshop – Iron River

6 session group program for people living with Diabetes.  Spouses, Partners, Caregivers, friends also welcome to attend.

Begins 4/3/18 1pm-3:30pm held every Tuesday through May 15th.

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