Everyone has the right to receive the care they need in the settings they prefer. The Area Agency on Aging assists nine East Central Ohio counties understand their options for care and ensures your rights as a consumer are not infringed.
people remain independent their entire lives, but others find
themselves needing some help with activities we once took for granted,
such as fixing meals and traveling to appointments.
There comes a time when we need a level of care that we just can't provide for ourselves. We offer many different options in a variety of settings, from linking you to care in your home to assisting you in nursing facility placement.
Quick links to resources that you need!
is Older Americans Month, a perfect opportunity to show our
appreciation for the older adults in our community. Since 1963,
communities across the nation have joined in the annual commemoration
of Older Americans Month—a proud tradition that shows our nation's
commitment to celebrating the contributions and achievements of older
The theme for Older Americans Month 2013—Never Too Old to Play!—puts a spotlight on the important role older adults play in sharing their experience, wisdom, and understanding, and passing on that knowledge to other generations in a variety of significant ways.
Area Agency on Aging, Region 9
60788 Southgate Road
Byesville, Ohio 43723
740-432-1060 (general fax)
740-432-7042 (PAR fax)
AAA9 advocates for policies and programs that will help us achieve our mission to help adults remain independent in their own homes.
We also want to serve as a resource for people who are looking for information or resources concerning issues of importance to older adults and caregivers in our nine county service area.
If you are concerned about older adults sign up to be an aging advocate inquire how you can become involved.
From consumers, family and caregivers we need your voice! Visit our Advocacy.
Ohio Assoc of Area Agencies
A statewide network of agencies that provide services...
The Aging Network
Since its inception in 1965, the Older Americans Act (OAA) has been the foundation.
Ohio Department of Aging
Federal law mandates that each state designate a unit on Aging.
National Association of Aging
The primary mission is to build the capacity of its members