Sheena Wright, Gerontologist
Family Preservation Coordinator
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.
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
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.
Friday, October 18th 9:00am-12:30pm
The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) gives qualified Cuyahoga County seniors a discount on their winter heating bill. A representative from the Department of Senior and Adult Services will be on hand to give information about the program, help fill out and collect applications to be processed. Please bring proof of income (social security or pension letter, bank statement or paycheck stub), copy of electric and gas bill, and receipt of payment to your medical supplement insurance plan (only if you have one). Appointment required.