The Care Connection El Dorado Springs Senior Center will emphasize the benefits that are available to help older adults make the most of their income during a presentation on April 18.

Benefits Counselor Penny Humphrey will bring the “Benefits Wheel” game to the senior center, 604 S. Forest, in El Dorado Springs. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, begins at 11 a.m.

Humphrey will explain Care Connection’s Benefits Enrollment Center, which offers seniors screenings and enrollment assistance in many money-saving programs.

Participants will have a chance to spin the wheel, test their knowledge of seniors’ benefits, and answer questions for prizes.


The El Dorado Springs Senior Center is one of 23 locations served by Care Connection for Aging Services, an area agency on aging serving 13 counties in West Central Missouri, including Johnson. Its mission is to provide opportunities to create positive aging experiences. For more information, call 1-800-748-7826.