Introducing Council on Aging's new Volunteer Guardianship Program! The Volunteer Guardianship Program is currently seeking volunteers. Be an advocate and make a difference in someone's life and your own. Click here for more details or email Jenn Bartone at firstname.lastname@example.org. A volunteer application can be found by clicking here.
The Summer Crisis Program starts July 1! Apply for relief on your summer cooling costs. Click here for more information or call Lifeline at 440-350-9160.
Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP)-The Council on Aging is no longer accepting applications for the SFMNP. Click here for a list of participating farmers' market locations in Lake County.
Centenarians! We seek to honor all those residents of Lake County who have turned 100 years old this year. Visit our centenarian page to learn how to receive a beautiful Centenarian Certificate from the Council on Aging, along with name and birthdate recognition in our quarterly newspaper, “Bridge."
Donations needed! The Home Equipment Lending Program (H.E.L.P.) is in need of donations. If you have medical equipment that you can no longer use, please consider donating to our program. All donated equipment is cleaned, safety checked, and made available to lend, free of charge, to individuals aged 60 and over. Donated items should be clean and in good condition. Please click here for more information.
Are you new to Medicare or want to better understand your options? Attend a Welcome to Medicare presentation at Mentor Public Library (8215 Mentor Ave.) on Tuesday, July 14th beginning at 6:30p.m. Additional presentations are listed on our calendar. Unable to attend a presentation? Sign up for a 2015 Welcome to Medicare Webinar offered by the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP).
For those caring for someone with Alzheimer's, dementia, or other memory impairments, memory care support groups will be available throughout the year. This schedule lists the dates, times, and locations of the meetings. For more information, call The Alzheimer's Association at 440-974-7785.
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The Lake County Council on Aging of Ohio offers programs for those 60 and older including: information and referral, support services, nutrition services, case management, in-home safety, homemaker services, and much more. The non-profit agency is also an Aging and Disability Resource Center, serving individuals with disabilities who are age 18 and over.
Every donation is important, appreciated and will help to change the life of a senior right here in Lake County.