Missouri Aging and Disability Research Network (MADRN) Members

1 Aging Ahead (Formerly Mid-East Area Agency on Aging) An area agency on aging serving St. Louis, St. Charles and Jefferson counties providing senior centers, education, transportation, meals and other resources.

2 L.I.F.E., INC Center for Independent Living A center for independent living serving the greater Parkland area of Southeast Missouri providing independent living skills training, personal care attendant services, employment services, transportation and home modifications.

3 Mid-America Regional Council An area agency on aging serving Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte and Ray counties providing in-home services, transportation, meals, legal aid and an ombudsman.

4 Oasis A national education organization that promotes healthy aging through lifelong learning, active lifestyles and service. Offering stimulating programs in the arts, humanities, health, technology and volunteer service, Oasis brings people together to learn, lead and contribute in their communities. The Oasis Institute in St. Louis is the headquarters of a national network that serves a broad audience in 40 U.S. cities through nine educational centers and community partners.

5 Paraquad A center for independent living serving the St. Louis metropolitan area providing personal care attendant services, assistive technology, employment services, independent living services and deaf and hard of hearing services.

6 Saint Louis Area Agency on Aging (SLAAA) An area agency on aging serving the city of St. Louis providing home repairs, meal services, health and wellness classes, education, legal aid, case management, transportation and other resources.

7 SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence (SADI) A center for independent living serving Perry, Cape Girardeau, Bollinger, Scott and Mississippi counties providing independent living services, employment services, assistive technology, transportation, personal care attendants and deaf and hard of hearing services.

8 Services for Independent Living A center for independent living/area agency on aging serving Audrain, Boone, Callaway, Cooper, Howard, Montgomery and Randolph counties providing transportation, assistive technology, home modifications, home repair and personal care attendant services.