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Local Resources on Aging

Arbors at Oregon is a leading provider of long-term skills nursing care and short-term rehabilitation solutions. Our center offers a full continuum of services and care focused around each individual in today's ever-changing healthcare environment. We understand you have many choices when selecting a health center, here are some of our center’s points of differences: direct ER admissions; history of good compliance; in-house nurse practitioner, 24-hour licensed nursing care; full-time respiratory therapist; AHCA/NCAL Award for Quality Care; admissions accepted 24-hours a day, seven days a week; wall-mounted electronic documentation system with touch screens; and close proximity to hospitals: Marietta Memorial and Selby Hospitals.

Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio
The Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio (AOoA) helps older adults and their family caregivers live long, quality, independent lives in its 10 county service area. The Area Office on Aging provides programs and services that help younger and more active older adults remain healthy, active and vibrant for as long as possible, programs and services that help frail older adults remain as independent as possible as well as services and programs for everyone in between.

Arista Home Care Solutions is the premier in-home care provider in Toledo and surrounding communities. Our trained, bonded and insured home care aides are vetted during the hiring process to ensure they are driven by high levels of compassion and dedication, in order to serve their clients with a higher level of care. We are locally owned and operated, reinvesting our time and resources in the community in which we live.

Bayer, Papay & Steiner Co., LPA, Counselors & Attorneys At Law We are a northwest Ohio law firm concentrating in ELDER LAW, ESTATE PLANNING (Wills, Trusts, POAs), PROBATE, TRUST ADMINISTRATION, ASSET PROTECTION and GUARDIANSHIPS, as well as other areas often intertwined with those, such as real estate, farms and small business. On our website you’ll find our schedule of free, monthly, educational workshops; examples of our services; information about books we have written to provide further education; information about the V.A. benefit for long term care; and more. “Plans That Work By People Who Care.”

BGSU’s Optimal Aging Institute was created in 2016 to help middle-aged and older adults, and those who work with them, explore seven dimensions of health, wellness, and resiliency. Funded by a gift from Medical Mutual of Ohio, and housed in the College of Health and Human Services, the Institute’s focus is: 1) To educate students about topics and issues related to optimal and healthy aging; 2) To support research and scholarship; and 3) to provide and promote learning opportunities, educational materials, products and activities for middle-aged and older adults, in collaboration with existing programs and service providers.

Brumbaugh Law Office focuses on elder law, a growing field of law that deals with issues faced by seniors. It is an holistic application of general legal principles to the specific emotional, logistical and financial needs of seniors, many of whom are concerned with two fundamental threats to their dignity: (1) becoming incapacitated, and thereby losing control to the court system over their personal, health care and financial decisions; and (2) running out of money due to the catastrophic costs of long-term care. Fortunately, these threats may be minimized, or even avoided, through properly coordinated legal and financial planning.

Caregiver Resource Group provides free support to family caregivers through consultation for referrals, relationship issues and planning tools. Contact Mr. Chris Cremean, LSW through the program's website.

Christian Home Care LLC Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for seniors and their families by providing the personal care, compassion, and spiritual encouragement they need and deserve in the comfort and familiarity of their own home in a way that is pleasing to God

Elder Abuse Resource Page Link to elder abuse resource page which provides legal guidance to victims. In addition to the general advice provided on the page, there is a free Q&A feature that provides direct access to a retired judge who can provide specific guidance on issues.

Hospice of Northwest Ohio provides specialized medical, emotional and spiritual care to people of all ages – and their families – living with any end-stage illness in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. Equally important, we also provide support and education to their families and caregivers. The first licensed hospice in Ohio, we have cared for the community since 1981, never turning anyone away due to inability to pay. Our expert staff addresses the individual needs of each patient and family. Additional services available free to the community include caregiver education, bereavement, advance care planning and community education.

NOMS CPW Healthcare (CPW) is a legacy company that has a long standing reputation for high quality care. CPW is a premier healthcare provider in the community, with over 30 years as an independent provider offering physical therapy, aquatic therapy, occupational therapy and Medical Fitness Programs all in one location. Their heated therapeutic pool is fully accessible and the warmest in NW Ohio. CPW has now joined Northern Ohio Medical Specialists, also known as NOMS Healthcare, out of Sandusky. CPW provides individualized, one-on-one, hands-on care that helps our patients and clients get back to full function quickly and safely. We work as a team and each one of us -- therapists, rehab aides and administrative staff -- play an important and valuable role in the quality of care we provide. Visit nomshealthcare.com to learn more about CPW and NOMS Healthcare.

Oasis Senior Advisors of Northwest Ohio
In honor of our parents, who both needed assisted living, we opened Oasis Senior Advisors of Northwest Ohio. Our goal is to personally work with families to find the best community for their loved ones. Transitioning to a new home can be challenging; the process of finding the right place should not be. Let us reduce your stress. Because finding the RIGHT PLACE THE FIRST TIME means everything! A FREE, no-obligation consultation, so you’ll know what to expect and how we’re going to help you. Call us – Len and Missy at Oasis Senior Advisors at (567) 225-7036 or (567) 225-7022.

ProHealth Physician Group offers mobile services to individuals who have difficulty venturing out to receive the care they need. We proudly offer primary care services, and mobile diagnostic services for homebound individuals and those in skilled nursing, independent and assisted living facilities. The physicians, physician assistant, nurse practitioners, medical assistance, and staff are honored to partner with you to provide quality services that conveniently meet your health care needs. ProHealth Mobile Diagnostics offers X-Ray, EKG, Ultrasound & more in the convenience of your home, facility or other locations. ProHealth's RRT provide fast reliable results. ProHealth partners with area home care agencies to provide PT, OT, ST and other services are available.

Sincera The area's only home-based palliative care program, Sincera works with your physician to expertly manage pain and other symptoms of serious illness - or the side effects of treatment - to bring comfort and increase quality of life. In addition, the patient and family often benefit from emotional and spiritual support.provider of long term care in NW Ohio, offering a life with purpose for our residents throughout the care continuum. Options include independent and assisted living, respite and rehab, specialized memory care and nursing, as well as hospice care.

Sunset Retirement Communities is the premier provider of long term care in NW Ohio and SE Michigan for over 145 years! Senior living options including independent and assisted living, Health care and memory care, rehab, respite and hospice is also available. New Days begin at Sunset!

StoryPoint Senior Living with over 35 years of experience developing and operating Senior Housing communities, StoryPoint is the premier choice for seniors and families looking for alternative senior housing. We manage close to 2,000 units throughout the Midwest. Our StoryPoint Waterville location specifically offers unique independent senior living options as well as enhanced and memory care living options. As a proud sister company of Independence Village, together the company ranks as one of the top 25 largest senior residence operators in the country.

Waugh Consulting, LLC
"I work with people that work with people suffering from memory loss." Whether you are a family member or a healthcare professional, I can assist you to have calm, contented and rewarding conversations. Take a look now at the services I can provide."

National Resources on Aging

AOA Directory of Web and Gopher Aging Sites
A compilation of home pages maintained by the U.S. Administmouseion on Aging.

Alzheimer's Association
A good resource for persons seeking general information, caregiver resources, and medical information about Alzheimer's disease.

Alzheimer's Association -
Northwestern Ohio Chapter

offers support groups, educational programs and other resources to more than 32,000 families affected by Alzheimer's disease throughout the 24-county service area. In addition, the Adult Day Center, located in the Toledo office, provides respite care for those affected by Alzheimer's disease or a related memory loss disorder.

Alzheimer's Disease Education
and Referral Center

The National Institute of Aging's page on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

American Association of Retired Persons
A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to helping older Americans achieve lives of independence, dignity and purpose.

The American Geriatrics Society
The Web page of the American Geriatrics Society, an organization of professionals in the field of geriatrics.

American Health Care Association
Provides consumer information on services, financing, public policy issues concerning nursing facilities, assisted living and subacute care.

The Gerontological Society of America
Promotes multi and interdisciplinary research in aging and disseminates gerontological research knowledge to researchers, practitioners, and to decision and opinion makers.

An online resource for researchers, educators, practitioners, and others interested in aging and older individuals.

Health Insurance Information, Counseling and Assistance
Provides free, confidential health insurance information , counseling and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries and their families.

National Resource Center on
Supportive Housing and Home Modification

Designed to increase the awareness and availability of home modification so that people can live independently in their own homes.

Internet and E-mail Resources on Aging
Maintained by the Philadelphia Geriatric Center, this is a comprehensive list of commercial services, freenets, listservs, Web sites, and electronic journals.

National Association of
Geriatric Education Centers

An association promoting better health care for older people through a public more informed on aging-related issues.

National Center on Elder Abuse
Contains many resources and publications to help achieve NCEA's goals.

National Council on the Aging
A national, nonprofit organization committed to "promoting dignity, self-determination, well-being and contributions of older persons, and to enhancing the field of aging through leadership, service, education and advocacy."

National Institute on Aging
The National Institute on Aging (NIA) is one of the National Institutes of Health. The NIA promotes healthy aging by conducting and supporting biomedical, social, and behavioral research and public education.

National Library of Medicine
the world's largest biomedical library.

The Ohio State University Extension's
"Aging in Ohio" web site

The Retirement Research Foundation
The nation's largest private foundation whose grantmaking is focused solely on older adults and aging issues.



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