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78.2 Million Steps to Prevent Falls!

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Get ready for another Ohio winter with your Golden Buckeye Card

Financial power of attorney keeps you in the driver’s seat regarding your assets

Public Meeting Notice: Ohio Advisory Council for Aging

More than 16,000 Ohioans walked 31,000 miles to raise awareness of older adult falls

Voting is your right, no matter where you live or your abilities

More Ohioans Now Legally Required to Report Suspected Elder Abuse

Guest Article: Evaluating life insurance as an older Ohioan

Leaves are supposed to fall, people aren't: Autumn falls prevention tips from STEADY U Ohio

Sept. 24-28 is Malnutrition Awareness Week

Sept. 23-29 is National Employ Older Workers Week

In an emergency, only together can we ensure the safety of everyone

Involving communities in the care and engagement of neighbors with dementia

STEADY U Ohio: Celebrating five years of partnership to prevent older adult falls

Stay active this fall and save with your Golden Buckeye Card

During National Preparedness Month, learn what you and your loved ones can do to stay "Safe at Home"

Walk a mile to help older adults avoid a tumble during “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls”

Drug addiction and overdose prevention is crucial at any age

AmeriCorps, State LTC Ombudsman partner to increase access to services

Farmers’ Markets link older Ohioans to fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables

Ohio Department of Aging works with area agencies on aging and Walgreens Pharmacy to link elders to information and support to help prevent falls

Fourth annual "10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls!" - September 2018

Residents of Ohio’s nursing homes and assisted living facilities rate their providers

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

Ohio Department of Aging inducts 12 into Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

Guest Article: Protecting Ohio's seniors from fraud

Guest Article: The Ohio Housing Finance Agency helps keep older Ohioans at home

Meet the 2018 Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame Inductees

Exercise could be your best bet to reduce your risk of falling

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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

Beverley L. Laubert, Interim Director

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