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Join us at the 2019 Ohio State Fair for Senior Day, July 30!

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12 Inducted to the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

Celebrating public service!

Golden Buckeye Program

Golden Buckeye: Making community connections since 1976.

Welcome, Governor DeWine!

Welcome, Governor DeWine!

Be a Healthier You!

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Medication Safety for Older Adults

Be your own advocate.

Take, store and dispose of medications safely.

Know when medications can cause harm.

We can end elder abuse!

We can end elder abuse!

Recognize the signs.

Know who to call.

#ElderAware

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For assistance, call 1-800-282-1206 or email OhioOmbudsman@age.ohio.gov.

Employ older workers!

 

What's New?

State officials remind older Ohioans that extreme heat is severe weather

Feed your body well with Golden Buckeye

Ohio Department of Aging underscores importance of nursing home safety in light of incident at Lima facility

Ohio Department of Aging reassures older adults, families and service providers that services and resources continuing while state budget being negotiated

Save the Date: 5th Annual Well Beyond 60! EXPO at Ohio State Fair, July 30

Statement from Director McElroy on the Sudden Closure of Rivers's Bend Health Care

Public Notice: Request for Comment - State Transition Plan

Elder Abuse: Learn the types. Recognize the signs. Know who to call.

12 Inducted to the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame

What type of exercise really helps prevent falls?

Give the gift of flowers with Golden Buckeye

Ohio Department of Aging recognizes employees for their service

Governor DeWine visits the Ohio Department of Aging

43rd Annual OAGE Conference - Faces of Aging: Growth and Opportunities

Update your spring wardrobe with Golden Buckeye

What is Tai Chi and how can it help me?

Alzheimer's Memory Day 2019

Let Golden Buckeye help you take care of your best friend

Make your kitchen a falls-free zone

You may be afraid of falling if...

Save on your daily cup of Joe with Golden Buckeye

Older Ohioans: Know your abilities and options to stay on the road safely

Supporting caregivers for stronger families and communities

Honoring service by ensuring the best care for our veterans

Manage diabetes to give your body the fuel it needs

Medication safety for older adults

News and Articles

 

Healthy & Active

Programs and resources to help Ohioans of any age be active, contribute and make healthy choices

Golden Buckeye

Older Workers and Job Seekers

Community Involvement

Health & Wellness Classes

HEALTHY U Ohio

STEADY U Ohio

Nutrition

Driver Safety & Transportation

Safe at Home

Elder Abuse Prevention

Healthy & Active

Programs and resources to help Ohioans of any age be active, contribute and make healthy choices

Golden Buckeye

Older Workers and Job Seekers

Community Involvement

Health & Wellness Classes

HEALTHY U Ohio

STEADY U Ohio

Nutrition

Driver Safety & Transportation

Safe at Home

Elder Abuse Prevention

 

Long-Term Supports

Programs and services to help you or a loved one with care needs, wherever you call home

Caregiver Support

Home and Community Services

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Benefits Help

Long-Term Supports

Programs and services to help you or a loved one with care needs, wherever you call home

Caregiver Support

Home and Community Services

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Benefits Help

 

For Professionals

Policies, processes, information and more for and about those who care for and serve our elders

Administrative Rules

Provider Certification

Data Center

Education Center

Nursing Home Quality Improvement

BELTSS

For Professionals

Policies, processes, information and more for and about those who care for and serve our elders

Administrative Rules

Provider Certification

Data Center

Education Center

Nursing Home Quality Improvement

BELTSS

Ursel McElroy, Director

 
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National Suicide Prevention Hotline - 1-800-273-8255
Text "4help" to 741741