The Ohio Department of Aging offers resources for older Ohioans, caregivers, and professionals in the aging network. Together, we can make Ohio the best state in the nation in which to grow older.
These are a few of the most asked-about and timely resources on this website. Use the menus or search function above to explore more content.
COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Older Adults
Here is what older adults and their families need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine.
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias Task Force
The Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Task Force will examine and provide recommendations for dementia care and support.
Biennium Budget SFY 2022-2023
Every two years, the Ohio Department of Aging submits its biennium budget request to the Ohio Legislature.
Older Americans Month
Share your Story of Strength as we celebrate older adults and the people who care for and serve them.
The Road Back: Resources for Aging Service and LTC Providers
Information and resources to help aging services and long-term care providers recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Vaccine and Long-Term Care Facilities
Information about COVID-19 vaccines for long-term care providers.
Regional Rapid Response Assistance Program
The Regional Rapid Response Assistance Program supports Ohio's congregate care settings with teams of regional experts to identify and solve issues.
Spring and Summer Safety for Older Adults
For many reasons, older adults may find it harder to adjust to extreme weather conditions that come with spring and summer in Ohio.
2020-2022 Strategic Action Plan on Aging (SAPA)
The Strategic Action Plan on Aging (SAPA) is a prioritized plan that addresses the many challenges facing older Ohioans.
Area Agencies on Aging
Area agencies on aging are your community partners for older adult health, wellness, and independence.
Older Adults, Caregivers, and the Flu
Now more than ever, it's important to get a flu shot. Older adults are at increased risk for complications from the flu.
Utility and Energy Assistance
The Department of Aging works with state and local partners to help eligible older Ohioans access help with utility and energy costs.
May 12, 2021
State provides resources for those serving older Ohioans in the community
May 4, 2021
On May 3, Governor DeWine announced that a new order will exempt full vaccinated nursing home and assisted living staff from weekly COVID-19 testing.
May 3, 2021
May is a time to honor the beneficial link between older adults and their communities