Design Your Retirement 

Central Plains Area Agency on Aging can offer individuals tips on designing their retirement future. We can offer tools to help those considering retirement make informed, educated decisions about issues that will effect their retirement future. Options counselors are available to provide information, group presentations, multi-media resources, and group discussions related to Medicare, retirement, to retirement check sheet and available resources.  CPAAA can provide information on Medicare, long term care options, retirement tips and caregiving.


Navigating the Medicare maze is a daunting task. However, there are ways you can make the task much easier. CPAAA provides Medicare counselors that can help you understand Medicare benefits and assist you to choose supplemental plans that will meet your needs. CPAAA offers services that can help you understand your Medicare benefits such as Part D prescription drug coverage, supplemental insurance, and Medicare Advantage Plans.
My Medicare
Kansas Insurance Department

Long Term Care Insurance

Deciding whether or not to purchase a long term care policy is a tough decision. You will first need to decide if you need to purchase a plan and consider factors that contribute to that decision, do you need to:

  • Protect your assets
  • Decrease your chances of going on Medicaid
  • Give yourself the freedom to choose the type of care you receive
  • Protect your family from having to pay for your care

CPAAA can provide the information and resources to make an informed decision about your future.

Kansas Insurance Department
Long Term Care Insurance National Advisory Center

Retirement Planning and Tips

You’ve been planning for retirement all of your life. Find information and the tools you need to actively design your own retirement.

  • Advance Directives
  • Housing Options
  • Community and web based resources
  • Community Involvement

Kansas Advance Directives
CPAAA Resources

Caregiver Support

Juggling the responsibilities of caregiving and other personal responsibilities is often a difficult task. Learn about caregiver support service for individuals caring for an elderly loved one. Getting the support you need can help you be a better caregiver.  CPAAA will help you make sense of the maze of issues related to caregiving:

  • Understand Medicare
  • Learn about support services
  • Connect with other caregivers

Family Caregiver Support Program
Family Caregiver Magazine