Resources for Older Adult Services
Many local and regional resources are available for guidance, funding and support of older adults and their families.
Alzheimer’s Association, Cleveland Chapter
The Cleveland Area Chapter is one of over 70 Alzheimer’s Association chapters serving communities across the United States, offering support programs, referrals and more. (www.alzclv.org)
Developed and maintained by The National Council on Aging (NCOA), BenefitsCheckUp is the nation’s most comprehensive Web-based service to screen for benefits programs for seniors with limited income and resources. (www.benefitscheckup.org)
“The web site for people who weren’t born yesterday,” Cleveland Public Library maintains this site to promote computer use and training opportunities for the growing number of older persons accessing the Internet. (www.seniorsconnect.org)
Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging
The Area Agency is responsible for planning, coordinating and administering state and federal funded programs and services for older adults. It is one of twelve regional area agencies on aging designated by the Ohio Department of Aging as authorized by the federal Older Americans Act. (www.psa10a.org)