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National, State and Local Agencies

Agencies on Aging
US Administration on Aging
In order to serve a growing senior population, AoA envisions ensuring the continuation of a vibrant aging services network at State, Territory, local and Tribal levels through funding of lower-cost, non-medical services and supports that provide the means by which many more seniors can maintain their independence.
http://www.aoa.gov
Ohio Department of Aging
The Ohio Department of Aging seeks to provide leadership for the delivery of services and supports that improve and promote quality of life and personal choice for older Ohioans, adults with disabilities, their families and their caregivers.
http://aging.ohio.gov
Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging
The Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging (o4a) is a statewide network of agencies that provide services for the elderly, as well as advocate on behalf of older Ohioans. The Association addresses issues which have an impact on the aging network, provides services to members, and serves as a collective voice for Ohio's Area Agencies on Aging.
http://ohioaging.org
Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging
The Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging provides in-home services for seniors, resources and education to support senior independence, choice and dignity. COAAA services Delaware, Licking, Fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Madison, Pickaway and Union counties.
http://www.coaaa.org
Council for Older Adults of Delaware County
The Council for Older Adults of Delaware County, Ohio, offers in-home services for senior citizens and their caregivers. Our senior services include Meals On Wheels, care coordination provided by a team of licensed social workers, and referrals to licensed providers.
http://www.growingolder.org
Agencies dealing with Elder Abuse and Protective Services
National Adult Protective Services Association
NAPSA is a national non-profit organization with members in all fifty states, including the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Guam. It was formed in 1989 to provide state Adult Protective Services (APS) program administrators and staff with a forum for sharing information, solving problems, and improving the quality of services for victims of elder and vulnerable adult abuse.
http://www.apsnetwork.org
National Center on Elder Abuse
The NCEA, directed by the U.S. Administration on Aging, is committed to helping national, state, and local partners in the field be fully prepared to ensure that older Americans will live with dignity, integrity, independence, and without abuse, neglect, and exploitation. The NCEA is a resource for policy makers, social service and health care practitioners, the justice system, researchers, advocates, and families.
http://www.ncea.aoa.gov
Ohio Coalition for Adult Protective Services
OCAPS is a statewide coalition that strives to enhance the provision of services to adults at risk of abuse, neglect and exploitation through education and advocacy.
http://www.ocapsohio.org
OhioHOPES: Helping Ohio Protect and Empower Seniors seeks to help Ohio’s seniors stay alert and protected against abuse, neglect, fraud, or exploitation. http://www.ohiohopes.org