Mercy Seniors offers a variety of education and training opportunities to help you maintain your independence and get more out of life.
Computer Classes – Basic computer classes taught by seniors for seniors. We offer five beginning classes with optional internet training (monthly).
Cooking School – sponsored by Women’s Heart Center
Enjoy monthly cooking classes and learn new tips and techniques for eating healthy in every season.
Diabetes Education Program - Type 2 Diabetes Education (10 hours total) including evening and day classes. Medicare covers this program for those with physician referral.
Health Education - Learn more on various health topics and meet Mercy medical professionals and other experts at monthly “Dine with the Docs” luncheons.
Income Tax Assistance – Offered annually during tax season in conjunction with The Southwest Missouri Office on Aging. IRS-certified volunteers provide free, confidential assistance in completing claims.
Legal Assistance – regular education is available on advance directives, living wills and power of attorney.
Making Sense of Medicare
Safe Driving Help:
To sign up or learn more about these opportunities all 417-841-0333.