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Quarterly Newsletter
The Butler County Department on Aging has a newsletter that is published every quarter. 
American Senior Newsletter

SPRING FLING 2016
Butler County Department on Aging's 2017 Spring Fling Senior Resource Fair will be Wednesday, May 3, 2017.  It is held at three locations in El Dorado (Civic Center, Community Building, Senior Center) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  If you are a business that is interested in being a sponsor for this event, please contact Brenda or Melody at 316-775-0500 or 1-800-279-3655.  Sponsorship invites will go out in January. If you are a business interested in having a booth, please contact Melody or Brenda with your contact information.  Booth applications will go out in late February.

Respite Care Scholarship Program Available to Caregivers

If you are a caregiver, or know of a caregiver who is need of assistance or relief, please look into our Respite Scholarship Program. Many caregivers have found just that little bit of help they were needing to be able to go shopping, go to a grandchild's wedding, or even something as simple as working in the garden. Go to our Caregiver Support page to learn more.

Butler County Council on Aging

The Butler County Council on Aging is comprised of a representative from each of the 12 communities in Butler County.  Council members give updates on news affecting seniors in their communities and at their senior centers.  They are also advisers on Butler County Senior Mill Levy spending and senior programs in our county.  Three members of the council are also members of the Central Plains Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council along with representatives from Harvey and Sedgwick counties.  The council meets an average of 7 times each year.  The minutes for the May 2014, July 2014, September 2014, December 2014, January 2015, and April 2015 meetings are now available to be read online.

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