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News and articles from the Ohio Department of Aging.

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

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State falls prevention initiative garners unprecedented support from Ohio’s communities

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

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Ohioans living in long-term care facilities have the right to assistance in voting

More Ohioans Now Legally Required to Report Suspected Elder Abuse Bookmark

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Starting on Sept. 29, Ohio law greatly expands the number of individuals required to report suspicions of elder abuse, neglect or exploitation. Mandatory reporters now include many more individuals in the financial services, legal and medical professions.

Evaluating life insurance as an older Ohioan Bookmark

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

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

The aging network helps communities and agencies protect residents

Involving communities in the care and engagement of neighbors with dementia Bookmark

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Northwest Ohio pilot partnerships serves as a model of community response to a growing problem

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