Lake County Council on Aging

(440) 205-8111
8520 East Ave, Mentor, OH 44060
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LCCOA Invites Seniors to Lunch in Celebration of Older Americans Month

May is National Older Americans Month. The Lake County Council on Aging is excited to celebrate Older Americans Month this May by inviting seniors to lunch at our Lunch Place locations in Lake County, Ohio. Each May, Older Americans Month is celebrated to recognize the important contributions seniors have made to this country and continue to make every day. Older Americans Month is a time to honor the older adults in our lives and an opportunity to raise awareness about ...
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May Older Americans Month

Lake County Commissioners declare May as Older Americans Month (OAM).  Every May, the Administration for Community Living leads the celebration of OAM. This year’s theme, Age My Way, focuses on how older adults can age in their communities, living independently for as long as possible and participating in ways they choose. “We want to take a moment to honor the more than 63,000 Lake County senior residents who contribute their strength, wisdom, and experience to our community - as family ...
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March for Meals is back!

Annual fundraiser for Meals on Wheels returns to Lake County [March 9, 2022, Mentor, OH]  The Mall Walk is back!  The Lake County Council on Aging is bringing the community the best of both worlds this year as the agency culminates a month long virtual March for Meals celebration with a live event at Great Lakes Mall on Saturday, April 2, 2022.  This week the Council on Aging launched the fundraiser with an online raffle featuring over a dozen valuable ...
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Meals on Wheels America and Subaru in Sharing the Love this Holiday Season

Lake County Council on Aging joins Meals on Wheels America and Subaru of America, Inc. in Sharing the Love this Holiday Season [November 18, 2021 - Mentor, OH] – The Lake County Council on Aging is proud to announce that it will be participating in the 2021 Subaru Share the Love Event as a member of Meals on Wheels America – one of four national Share the Love charitable partners supported through the campaign. From November 18, 2021, through January ...
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Hall of Fame Nomination for 2021

Lake County Senior Citizens’ 2021 Hall of Fame Nomination Criteria & Form Senior Citizen Hall of Fame Nomination Form Established in 1994, The Hall of Fame is supported by the Lake County Council on Aging through its mission, vision and values to enrich the lives of Lake County seniors. The Hall of Fame inductee(s) will be selected by a neutral, impartial panel of judges. The Hall of Fame: Publicly honors outstanding older Lake County residents Recognizes their vital contributions to ...
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Need for Meals on Wheels Drivers and Kitchen Help!

The Lake County Council on Aging’s “Meals on Wheels” program is in need of volunteer drivers to deliver meals and volunteers to assist in the kitchen packing meals. We are looking for volunteers who can commit to deliver meals or help in the kitchen at least one day per week. As we anticipate senior centers re-opening the need for volunteers on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday increases. Meals on Wheels volunteers are needed at all five locations; Madison, Painesville, ...
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Homecare Program for Lake County Seniors

Seniors living in Lake County who need assistance with personal care, bathing, meal prep, light housecleaning, laundry and other essential tasks have an option for assistance if they meet eligibility requirements. The non-medical program, administered through the Lake County Council on Aging, currently has several openings available for seniors, 60 and over. Non-medical care can significantly improve a senior’s ability to maintain independence and allow them to continue to live in the comfort and security of their own home. This ...
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March for Meals goes Virtual in 2021

16th Annual March for Meals is a Month Long Celebration [March 10, 2021 - Mentor, OH] - The Lake County Council on Aging (LCCoA) announces their 16th Annual March for Meals event will take place virtually the entire month of March, running through March 28, 2021.   Funds raised stay local and are used to support five nutrition sites in Lake County serving Meals on Wheels to home bound seniors; as well as the meals provided at senior Lunch Place sites.  ...
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Great Grocery Giveaway

Lake County Council on Aging in Conjunction with Western Reserve Area on Aging and Dave’s Markets Launches Great Grocery Giveaway The Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging (WRAAA), in partnership with Dave’s Markets, is launching the “Great Grocery Giveaway,” throughout its five county service area.  They have partnered with the Lake County Council on Aging for a Grocery Giveaway next Tuesday, January 26th at the Willowick Senior Center, 321 E. 314th Street, from 9AM until 5PM. Registration through the Western ...
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Heating Assistance Available

Application Deadline: May 31, 2021 The Ohio Development Services Agency and the Lake County Council on Aging want to remind Ohioans that assistance is available to help with their home energy bills. The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) helps Ohioans at or below 175 percent of the federal poverty guidelines pay their heating bills. Applied directly to the customer’s utility or bulk fuel bill, the benefit can help manage heating costs. Ohioans can visit www.energyhelp.ohio.gov to apply online, download a ...
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