Outreach & Support

OUTREACH SERVICES



Sheena Wright, Gerontologist
Family Preservation Coordinator
 440-580-3276 
Questions regarding Medicare, billing matters, senior housing, snow removal, benefits check-ups and other services provided for seniors can be addressed by calling Sheena Wright.

Medicare Counseling

 
Join the experts at The Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) as they sit one on one with you and answer all your Medicare questions.  Participants can come to the presentation or just make an appointment for a counseling session. See if you qualify for certain Medicare Benefits or just learn more about the Health Insurance. All appointments will be held at the Senior Center. Please call 440-580-3275 to make your appointment.
 
2nd Tuesday of the month. Appointment Required
 

Benefits Bank

The Department of Senior and Adult Services can help you apply for food benefits. Find out if you are eligible for 20 different money saving programs including SNAP (Supplementary Nutrition Assistance Program), HEAP, Ohio Best Rx, Medicare, Medicaid, and more. Appointments are required. Bring proof of income, state ID and any current bills. Call the Senior Center at 440-580-3275 for an              appointment time.

 Memory Loss Support Group

1st Tuesday of the month          10am
 
Are you looking for any kind of support when dealing with memory loss?  This group is open to caregivers of individuals with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, spouses, family members, or friends. Jennifer Nance from Kemper House will be running this helpful support group, so all are welcome to join with any questions they may have. Registration is required, please call the Senior Center at 440-580-3275. If you are caring for, or know someone with dementia, this support group is for you.

 

Senior Guidance

 Senior Guidance is an organization dedicated to providing helpful senior living resources. It's website includes a page with comprehensive assisted living options in Ohio.
The website discusses all services available for seniors living in Ohio, outlines helpful state programs for seniors and allows to find assisted living facilities in every city, village, township and county in Ohio.