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Welcome, Governor DeWine!

Get a flu shot!

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A message from the directors of the Ohio Department of Health and the Ohio Department of Aging.

Promoting senior health and wellness at the Ohio State Fair!

Golden Buckeye Program

Golden Buckeye: Making community connections since 1976.

12 Inducted to the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

Be a Healthier You!

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Medication Safety for Older Adults

Be your own advocate.

Take, store and dispose of medications safely.

Know when medications can cause harm.

We can end elder abuse!

We can end elder abuse!

Recognize the signs.

Know who to call.

#ElderAware

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For assistance, call 1-800-282-1206 or email OhioOmbudsman@age.ohio.gov.

Employ older workers!

 

What's New?

Take a walk on National Falls Prevention Awareness Day to help stop older adult falls

Ohio Department of Aging offers preparedness tips and resources for older adults

Investing in Older Ohioans and Caregivers: Annual Report, Fiscal Year 2019

Connect with older adults in your life to lower the risk for suicide

Happy Grandparents Day! A message from our director

Ohioans invited to walk a mile to help state take “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls”

Request for quotation: Minimum essential coverage health insurance - AGE RFQ20-01

Get a flu shot - If not for you, do it for them!

With hot, stormy days in the forecast, Ohio Department of Aging encourages Ohioans to check on older loved ones and neighbors

Ohio Department of Aging aims to once again take “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls”

Gallery: Promoting senior health and wellness at the Ohio State Fair

Ohio Department of Aging marks National Farmers’ Market Week by announcing expansion of senior nutrition program

2020-2021 State Budget continues vital supports for older Ohioans by increasing funding for proven programs and services

State officials remind older Ohioans that extreme heat is severe weather

Ohio Department of Aging underscores importance of nursing home safety in light of incident at Lima facility

Statement from Director McElroy on the Sudden Closure of Rivers's Bend Health Care

Elder Abuse: Learn the types. Recognize the signs. Know who to call.

12 Inducted to the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

Ohio Department of Aging recognizes employees for their service

Governor DeWine visits the Ohio Department of Aging

News and Articles

 

Healthy & Active

Programs and resources to help Ohioans of any age be active, contribute and make healthy choices

Golden Buckeye

Older Workers and Job Seekers

Community Involvement

Health & Wellness Classes

HEALTHY U Ohio

STEADY U Ohio

Nutrition

Driver Safety & Transportation

Safe at Home

Elder Abuse Prevention

Healthy & Active

Programs and resources to help Ohioans of any age be active, contribute and make healthy choices

Golden Buckeye

Older Workers and Job Seekers

Community Involvement

Health & Wellness Classes

HEALTHY U Ohio

STEADY U Ohio

Nutrition

Driver Safety & Transportation

Safe at Home

Elder Abuse Prevention

 

Long-Term Supports

Programs and services to help you or a loved one with care needs, wherever you call home

Caregiver Support

Home and Community Services

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Benefits Help

Long-Term Supports

Programs and services to help you or a loved one with care needs, wherever you call home

Caregiver Support

Home and Community Services

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Benefits Help

 

For Professionals

Policies, processes, information and more for and about those who care for and serve our elders

Administrative Rules

Provider Certification

Data Center

Education Center

Nursing Home Quality Improvement

BELTSS

For Professionals

Policies, processes, information and more for and about those who care for and serve our elders

Administrative Rules

Provider Certification

Data Center

Education Center

Nursing Home Quality Improvement

BELTSS

Ursel McElroy, Director

 
Find Services Where You Live

 

 
Start Talking! to your grandchildren about drug abuse.
Take Charge, Ohio! Manage pain and prevent medication abuse.

National Suicide Prevention Hotline - 1-800-273-8255
Text "4help" to 741741