Brain & Mental Health

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Mental health problems and depression are not normal parts of aging.

This page will help link you to resources and information relating to mental health and brain health.

The Aging and Mental Health Coalition of Kansas City North now meets quarterly on the 4th Thursday from 11 til 1pm at Tri-County Mental Health Services, 3100 NE 83rd Street, suite 1001, Kansas City, MO 64119.
Call 816-468-0400 for more information.
2016 schedule:

Thursday, Sept 15: Glen Smith – “Elder Law: Planning and Paying for Long-Term Care”
Thursday, December 15 – Harold Ivan Smith – “Grief and Change in Older Adulthood”

For counseling, mental health services, or community presentations:

Tri-County Mental Health Services, Inc. has an Older Adult Outreach Coordinator.
Call Becky Franklin at 816-468-0400.

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Download this page about aging and mental health:

10_facts_mental_health_aging.pdf

Read more about keeping your brain functioning at its best in this resource article from Kansas State Resource & Extension Service: brain_blitz.pdf

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