Missouri Aging and Disability Research Network (MADRN) Members

If your organization is interested in becoming a part of the Missouri Aging and Disability Research Network, please contact us at cedarmidwest@paraquad.org.

  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.

  1. 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.

  1. 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.

  1. Oasis

A national education organization that promotes healthy aging through lifelong learning, active lifestyles and service. 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.

  1. 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.

  1. St. 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.

  1. Services for Independent Living

A Center for Independent Living/Area Agency on Aging hybrid organization serving Audrain, Boone, Callaway, Cooper, Howard, Montgomery and Randolph Counties providing transportation, assistive technology, home modifications, home repair and personal care attendant services.

  1. AgrAbility

A community agency that promotes success in agriculture and employment for people with disabilities or chronic health conditions. AgrAbility can: help connect farmers with disabilities to agency services, perform assessments of a farm/ranch and recommend solutions, provide educational resources, and connect farmers with disabilities to a peer support network.

9. Heartland Independent Living Center

A Center for Independent Living located in Owensville, Missouri providing information and referral services, advocacy, peer support, independent living skills training and transition from rehabilitation, hospital or skilled nursing facility into the community.