2015-2016 Home Energy Assistance Program

The Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA) offers income eligible Ohioans assistance in paying their utility bills and to improve energy efficiency of their homes.   HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program)...

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Keep Seniors Safe & Sound

Did you know that older Ohioans are at a greater risk for fire fatalities than the rest of the population?  While they make up about 14 percent of our population,...

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Congress to Act on Key Aging Services Funding in November

Do you or someone you know depend on services provided by programs that support seniors and caregivers in our communities?   By Thanksgiving, Congress will decide on funding for aging...

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2016 Agency Calendars Available

The Area Agency on Aging produces a calendar each year that is free to seniors and their caregivers in our nine-county region. The calendar provides contact information for many valuable...

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Flu + You Program Provides Prevention Resources

As people age, their immune systems weaken. Even if they feel healthy and are active, a weakened immune system can put older adults at risk for influenza (“the flu”) and...

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Time to Review Your Medicare Coverage

Every year from October 15 until December 7, Medicare beneficiaries are able to change their choices for Part D (prescription drug) coverage, enroll in a Medicare Advantage plan, change Medigap...

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Caregiver Tea Promotes Importance of Respite

Respite – the chance to take a breather, the opportunity to reenergize – is as important as any other item on a caregiver’s to-do list. People think of respite as...

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Public Notice and Request for Comment

The Ohio Department of Aging and the Ohio Department of Medicaid are seeking public comment on the following by November 15, 2015. PASSPORT Medicaid Waiver Amendment Assisted Living Medicaid Waiver Amendment Home...

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Advisory Council Opening – Darke County

The Area Agency on Aging, PSA 2 is now accepting applications for one Darke County representative to the Advisory Council. This is a replacement term that ends March 31, 2018. ...

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AAA Staff Step Out as Part of “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls”

  One in three Ohioans over age 60 will fall this year, and that fall could lead to a life-changing injury. However, falls are not a normal part of aging,...

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