Keep Cool This Summer

The 2016 Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Summer Crisis Program (SCP) will start July 1, 2016 and run until August 31, 2016.   Eligibility: Income-eligible households with a member who...

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is June 15

Every year an estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation; and experts believe that for every case of elder abuse or neglect reported, as...

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Advisory Council Openings for Representatives from Darke, Logan, and Montgomery Counties

The Area Agency on Aging, PSA 2 is now accepting applications for three representatives to the Advisory Council – one each for Darke, Logan, and Montgomery Counties. Upon completion of...

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Mental Health First Aid – Save a Life, Strengthen Your Community

You are more likely to encounter someone — friend, family member, coworker, neighbor, or member of the community — in an emotional or mental crisis than someone having a heart...

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Support Ohio Seniors and Their Family Caregivers

Millions of Ohioans are caring for an older parent or loved one – helping them to live independently at home. Providing care to a loved one is both rewarding and...

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A Few Spots Still Open for June Healthy U Leader Training

There are still a few seats available at the June Healthy U leader training, but the May 18 application deadline is fast approaching.  Please review the information below and consider applying...

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Aging Network Challenges Negative Attitudes about Growing Older

Older Americans Month celebrates elders, promotes opportunities to grow, thrive and contribute.   Ohio’s 60-plus population is growing more than 20 times faster than our overall population. Our growing and...

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You Gave … Now Save

Millions of eligible seniors are missing out on public and private programs available to help eligible low-income older adults pay for health care, prescriptions, food and utilities because they don’t...

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Celebrate Seniors in May

May is Older Americans Month and throughout our region we celebrate the contributions of older adults who make a difference in our communities. A May senior day event is scheduled in...

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Older Americans Act Reauthorized

This week President Obama signed the Older Americans Act (OAA) Reauthorization Act of 2016, ending a six-year reauthorization process.   Doug McGarry, Executive Director of the Area Agency on Aging,...

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