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.
COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Older Adults
Here is what older adults and their families need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine.
Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people age 65 and over (and certain disabled individuals under age 65).
2021 Annual Report
At the close of each state fiscal year, the Ohio Department of Aging publishes an annual report.
Flu, Older Adults, and Caregivers
Now more than ever, it's important to get a flu shot. Older adults are at increased risk for complications from the flu.
Ohio Scholars in Aging
The Ohio Scholars in Aging Program cultivates future decision-makers and designers of aging services in Ohio.
Nutrition Education Fact Sheets
Download 12 printable fact sheets with important information about nutrition and older adults.
Fire Safety and Prevention
Older adults are at increased risk for injury or death from home fires. Simple steps can reduce the risk of a blaze and increase the chances of escaping.
The Road Back: COVID-19 Resources for Congregate Settings
Information and resources to help congregate care setting providers maintain safe operations.
Eating Well: Farmers' Market Recipes
Make the most of Ohio's fresh summer and fall produce with this recipe book designed especially for participants in the Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program.
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.
COVID-19 Care Center
The COVID-19 Care Center is a streamlined portal for facility testing and vaccine needs.
Elder Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation
Elder abuse refers to any knowing, intentional or negligent act that causes harm or a serious risk of harm to a vulnerable adult.
Oct 21, 2021
Coronavirus relief funds help offset additional costs of senior services during pandemic
Oct 19, 2021
Jennifer Carlson to help shape policy and programs for older Ohioans