Job Opening for ADRC Specialist

8/10/17 We are hiring! LINKS Mat-Su Parent Resource Center in Wasilla is seeking an energetic and caring individual to work as an Aging and Disability Resource Specialist. This is a full time position.  A driver’s license and automobile, properly insured, will be needed for this position.  The closing date is 4:00 p.m., August 18, 2017.

To apply please email a detailed cover letter and resume to The cover letter is used as an example of writing and is required.

Here is the complete job description, ADRC Specialist Job Description

Alzheimer’s Resource Center Summer Trainings

Legal Issues for  Caregivers

July 19th
Go ToMeeting
AND/OR Conference Call
Contact: Amber Smith

In this class we explore some of the legal issues faced by those who are caring for someone with dementia. Who has the legal authority to make decisions? What documents reflect that authority? When does someone lose the capacity to make their own decisions? What should you to do if abuse is suspected?
Guest Speaker:
Pamela R. Kelley, J.D.
RSVP required. 

Meaningful Activities and Purposeful Days


August 16th
Go ToMeeting
AND/OR Conference Call
Contact: Amber Smith

Come and join us for an interactive and informative talk about activities from the social, physical, emotional, and even spiritual aspect. Our goal will be to identify caring approaches that motivate and support successful involvement in diverse and personally meaningful activities for men and women living with dementia.
Guest Speaker: Debbie Chulick
RSVP required. 

If I knew then what I know now, Parent Panel Discussion

LINKS will be hosting two parent panels addressing parenting experiences gained from raising children with disabilities. The first will be April 6th from 5:30-7:00pm in Butte and the second will be on April 12th from 5:30-7:00pm. There will be introduction o panel members, individual stories, a panel discussion, and then a question and answer session.

Free Tax Prep Services in the Valley

Here is the list of Free Tax prep locations and times throughout the Valley. There are certain types of returns that they will not be able to do, ie more complicated returns, rentals, etc. If you have questions please call 746-6113.

2016  AARP Tax Help in the Mat Su


Location Starting Ending Dates Days Times Appointment Walk-In Call
Houston City Hall 2/1-4/15/16 Tuesday 10:00am-4:00pm Yes Yes 746-6113
Mat Su Evangelical Church 2/1-4/15/16 Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm Yes Yes 746-6113
Palmer Senior Center 2/1-4/15/16 Thursday 10:00am-4:00pm Yes Yes 745-5454
Trapper Creek Community Center 2/1-4/15/16 Tuesday 10:00am-4:00pm Yes Yes 746-6113

Upper Susitna

Senior Center

2/1-4/15/16 Tuesday 10:00am-4:00pm Yes Yes 746-6113
Wasilla Senior Center 2/1-4/15/16 Monday 10:00am-3:30pm Yes Yes 376-3104

It’s best to call and make an appointment.