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The Ohio Department of Aging

Ohio Department of Aging 2012 Press Releases

Kasich Administration Announces State-Federal Agreement on Coordinated Care Delivery Program for Ohio Seniors
  Dec. 12, 2012 - Innovative Model Will Improve Care for 114,000 Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees and Reduce Costs

State commemorates Pearl Harbor Day with 2nd installment of War Era Story Project
  Dec. 6, 2012 - Elders remember how they heard the news and how a nation responded

Golden Buckeye program helps Ohioans be savvy holiday shoppers
  Dec. 5, 2012 - "Like" the Golden Buckeye Facebook page for daily shopping tips

Deadlines near to nominate outstanding elders for two state recognitions
  Nov. 26, 2012 - Submit Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame nominations by Dec. 2 and Joined Hearts in Giving Award nominations by Dec. 31

Departments of Aging and Veterans Services release first submissions from the War Era Story Project
  Nov. 13, 2012 - Stories are touching, entertaining and an inextricable part of our state's history

Statement from Bonnie Kantor-Burman, Director, Ohio Department of Aging
  Oct. 31, 2012 - Re: October 29-30 severe storm and older adults

Nominate an outstanding individual for the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame
  Oct. 9, 2012 - Annual induction recognizes elders' outstanding achievements and contributions

State Falls Prevention Coalition launches fall campaign to help older adults reduce their risks of falling
  Sept. 17, 2012 - Five easy steps can help elders "Know Where Your Feet Are" and avoid injury

Departments of Aging, Veterans Services extended deadline for War Era Story Project
  July 25, 2012 - Due to continued interest, Ohioans have until Aug. 20 to submit via mail, e-mail or video

Fair officials, Department of Aging offer tips to help Ohioans plan safe, enjoyable visits to the 2012 Ohio State Fair
  July 23, 2012 - Families and groups can have the most FAIRtastic time by planning ahead

Ohio's Best Rx Card now provides savings to all Ohioans, regardless of income
  July 9, 2012 - All Ohio residents are eligible for savings on prescription drugs

Ohio Department of Aging releases tools to help individuals, families and groups plan visits to fairs, festivals and vacation destinations this summer
  June 20, 2012 - Summer fun can be maximized for all ages with a little planning and care

Departments of Aging and Veterans Services announce War Era Story Project
  June 12, 2012 - Follow-up to popular Depression era story project will explore life lessons learned during period of global conflict and national recovery

Learn from state and national leaders about efforts to prevent elder abuse
  June 11, 2012 - Facebook chat will explore initiatives to increase awareness and protect seniors

Five Ohioans to receive state's Elder Caregiver Award for devotion to loved ones
  May 15, 2012 - Honorees ensure independence and dignity with resourceful, loving care

Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame inducts 12 outstanding older adults
  May 15, 2012 - Class of 2012 demonstrates that we are "never too old to..."

Ohio Department of Aging kicks off Older Americans Month and reminds all Ohioans that we are "never too old to..."
  May 1, 2012 - Annual observance celebrates ways healthy, active elders contribute to communities

Submit photos that show we are "never too old to..." for the Department of Aging's 3rd Annual Older Americans Month Photo Project
  April 16, 2012 - Facebook campaign will help mark May as Older Americans Month

Department of Aging announces theme for Older Americans Month
  April 10, 2012 - May observance will acknowledge that we are "never too old to..."

Department of Aging reminds all adults that healthy habits and regular exams help preserve the precious gift of sight during Protect Ohio's Aging Eyes Month
  April 9, 2012 - Ohioans can minimize the impact of age-related eye diseases on their quality of life

Ohio nursing home and assisted living facility residents report continued and increasing satisfaction with the quality of their care
  April 4, 2012 - Long-term Care Resident Satisfaction Survey Results now online

Person-Centered Care Coalition conference inspires culture change in long-term care
  March 8, 2012 - Nationally recognized speakers share their expertise with more than 600 stakeholders

Ohio's Long-term Care Ombudsman elected as vice-chair of national collaborative
  March 2, 2012 - Selection confirms, strengthens Ohio's role as a leader in culture change

State and local agencies partner for new initiative to promote employment, volunteerism and lifelong learning for Ohioans age 50 and older
  Feb. 23, 2012 - Ohio's Civic Engagement Initiative kicks off with statewide event on March 15

State agencies partner to link vocational rehabilitation consumers and veterans to resources to help them return to work, age in place
  Feb. 7, 2012 - Enhancing connections will increase independence and reduce costs to taxpayers

First Lady, Ohio Department of Aging celebrate Valentine's Day by honoring long-married volunteers at Joined Hearts in Giving Celebration
  Feb. 1, 2012 - Mrs. Kasich will host 17 exceptional couples from around Ohio at Governor's Residence