It's HEAP Season! As a reminder, the Council on Aging is available to help individuals complete the Home Energy Assistance Program application for the 2015-16 season.  If eligible, HEAP will put a one-time credit (per heating season) on your heating bill.  Stop in to the agency during regular office hours for assistance. Please bring with you a copy of your gas and electric bill, verification of income, and proof of any health insurance premiums you pay.  Click here for an application.  For more information or to schedule an appointment call 440-205-8111.    

'Healthy U' Fair at the Council on Aging!  Join the Council on Aging on Wednesday, November 4th from10:00am-noon and check your health status with free screenings offered by Lake Health. In addition, will be on hand to teach you more about the Wellness Stations located at the Lake County Senior Centers and the Council on Aging! Registrations is required. Click here for more information.

Have you had your Medicare Check-up?  Medicare Open Enrollment begins October 15th and ends December 7th. This is your opportunity to review your Medicare plan and consider your options for 2016.  Want to learn more?   Attend a Medicare Check-up Presentation!   Click here for a list of presentations scheduled throughout the county. Presentations provide an overview of Medicare and the importance of open enrollment. Presentations are free and open to the public but registration is required.  If you are in need of a Medicare Part D Pescription Plan comparison, simply click here, fill out the worksheet and send to the Council on Aging and we will send you back a comparison of 3 different Medicare Part D plans.  If you don't have a printer, just give us a call and we'll be happy to send you a worksheet.      
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."             
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.

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Overview of our services      


Medicare Counseling


Meals on Wheels 

Congregate nutrition program, including cafe menus


Contact Information for Nutrition Sites and Lake County Senior Centers     


Computer training classes