937-223-HELP
1-800-258-7277

News

Ohio Department of Aging Seeks Nominations for Statewide Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

Since its inception, more than 450 older Ohioans have been inducted into the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame. If you know someone who belongs among those ranks, the Ohio...

Read More

Conference to Explore Issues Faced by LGBT Older Adults

The first Ohio conference focusing on issues facing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults will be held February 11 and 12, 2019, at the Sinclair College Conference Center...

Read More

Elder Abuse Mandatory Reporter Training Materials Available

House Bill 49 signed by Governor Kasich in June 2017 expanded the list of mandated reporters for elder abuse in Ohio. This bill also required the Ohio Department of Job...

Read More

PUBLIC NOTICE: Heightened Scrutiny Packages for Public Comment

Pursuant to federal regulations, the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) is accepting public comment on Ohio’s Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Statewide Transition Plan, which will be submitted to the...

Read More

Local Senior Services Levies on November Election Ballots

In this time of limited federal and state funding and a growing senior population, local senior levies play a crucial role in providing supportive services to seniors. Our region has...

Read More

ODA Seeking Comments on Statewide Transition Plan

The Ohio Department of Aging (ODA) is seeking public input on the Statewide Transition Plan to be submitted for final approval to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS).  Plan...

Read More

Medicare Open Enrollment through December 7

Just as health needs may change from year to year, so do Medicare plan costs and coverage, so be sure to explore your options each fall to see if you...

Read More

More Ohioans Now Legally Required to Report Suspected Elder Abuse

Beginning September 29, 2018, Ohio law greatly expands the number of individuals required to report suspicions of elder abuse, neglect or exploitation. Mandatory reporters now include many more individuals in...

Read More

Energy Assistance Programs Accepting Applications

As the temperatures fall and heating bills rise, remember that the Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA) offers several programs to income eligible Ohioans to assist in paying their utility bills...

Read More

Public Hearing Notice

The Area Agency on Aging, PSA 2 is holding a public hearing on September 26, 2018 to hear comments on the agency’s 2019-2022 Strategic Area Plan and its application for...

Read More
MENU