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Painesville ‘Lunch Place’ Opens September 30th

Make reservations by September 25th to enjoy first week of meals [September 13, 2019 - Mentor, OH] - The Lake County Council on Aging is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of its newest ‘Lunch Place’ senior dining opportunity at the Painesville Nutrition Site located within the Extended Housing Wellness Center, 270 E. Main Street in downtown Painesville.  A weekday meal will be served at 11:30 a.m. to eligible seniors aged 60 years or older.  Spouses of any age or ...
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September is Healthy Aging Month

September is Healthy Aging Month; Volunteer Service that Supports Seniors [September 11, 2019 – Mentor, OH] – September is a great time to begin a volunteer activity that supports the healthy aging of Lake County seniors. Since 1972, Lake County Council on Aging has been providing seniors with services and opportunities that help enable them to achieve an optimal, self-defined quality of life.  Lake County Council on Aging promotes healthy aging every month of the year for the seniors served ...
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Registration for the 2019 Aging in Lake County Conference is now open!

Registration for the 2019 Aging in Lake County Conference is now open! Please click here for conference details including the mail-in registration form to pay by check. We are excited to offer the option of paying by credit card this year! To register and pay by credit card, please visit Eventbrite. Registration deadline is Friday, September 20 ...
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Non-Medical In-Home Care Program Request for Proposal Application

[August 23, 2019 – Mentor, OH] The Lake County Council on Aging has published the Request for Proposal application for the new “Non-Medical In-Home Care Program” This in-home care program will allow for a weekly visit from a home care aide to provide basic assistance with activities of daily living such as personal care and light housekeeping. This supports the goal of older adults having the services and supports they need to “age in place” and to be maintained in ...
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**IMPORTANT UPDATE ON FARMERS MARKET COUPONS**

[June 25, 2019 - Mentor, OH] – The Lake County Council on Aging will once again be a distribution agent for the Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP). The program provides limited income seniors with ten $5 coupons ($50) that can be exchanged for eligible foods at area farmers’ markets. To be eligible for this program you must be a Lake County resident, age 60 or older with a household income (from all sources) of less than $23,107 for a ...
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APPLICATIONS & COUPONS for Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program will not be available until early July

SENIOR FARMERS MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM On June 14, 2019 we were notified that the applications and coupons for this program will not be available until early July. Please check the website for updates. If nothing is visible on the front page of the website, click the "News & Events" tab for more news. Please feel free to call the agency in early July for more information. Thank you ...
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Creating Joy for Lake County Seniors

[June 12, 2019– Mentor, OH] Lake County Council on Aging is hosting a ServeOhio Day project on Friday, June 21st at the Eastlake Senior Center located at 1580 East 332nd from 10am to 3pm. The ServeOhio Day project will engage youth and seniors in a JOY Collaboration of making handcrafted patriot greeting cards together to be delivered to our Meals on Wheels clients for the 4th of July Holiday.  This is an opportunity for young and old to spend time ...
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Council on Aging Volunteer Informational Sessions

[May 06, 2019 - Mentor, OH] Does this describe you? Enjoys talking with seniors and listening to their stories about the “old days”? Are you always cooking to ensure everyone has enough to eat? Do you love to shop? Do you feel most productive when you’re busy driving around town taking care of things to be done? Want to make someone smile today? If you answered yes to any of these questions, or if you’ve ever thought about helping someone ...
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Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

[April 10, 2019 – Mentor, OH] The Lake County Council on Aging will partner again with the Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging who administers the SFMNP, a program funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Ohio Department of Aging (ODA) and the Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging (WRAAA). Eligible participants of the SFMNP will receive $50.00 in coupons to purchase fresh locally grown fruits, vegetables, herbs, and honey from participating farmers; and now that spring ...
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Get your Walk Team Together!

[March 14, 2019 – Mentor, OH] 14th Annual March for Meals set for March 30th, 2019 The Lake County Council on Aging (LCCoA) announces their 14th Annual March for Meals event will take place on Saturday, March 30th, 2019 at the Great Lakes Mall in Mentor. The Food Court doors open at 8:00am for registration and the event runs from 8:30am until 10:00 a.m. Funds raised stay local and are used to support five nutrition sites in Lake County serving ...
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