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News and Articles

News and articles from the Ohio Department of Aging.

OAGE extends deadline for Practitioner of the Year Award nominations Bookmark

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Submit excellence in gerontology research and partnerships by Dec. 1

As you “fall back,” check for home hazards to avoid a fall going forward Bookmark

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State falls prevention initiative urges another home safety check with time change

Be heard: Complete the Statewide Needs Assessment Survey Bookmark

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The Ohio Department of Aging is conducting the 2017 Statewide Needs Assessment Survey to collect Ohioans’ opinions and better understand what matters most to our residents.

Welcome to the Ohio Department of Aging’s new website Bookmark

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The Ohio Department of Aging proudly announces the launch of a completely new website to help in our mission to strengthen and support Ohio’s elders and their communities.

Ohio communities smash goal to take “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls” Bookmark

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Nearly 5,000 Ohioans walked 22,000 miles to raise awareness of older adult falls

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

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To celebrate National Falls Prevention Awareness Day and to raise awareness of the many ways older Ohioans can minimize their risks, the STEADY U Ohio initiative is asking all Ohioans to help take “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls” on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017.

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