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By supporting the AAA9 Foundation, you will help meet the needs of older adults and disabled individuals in our nine-county service area in support of our mission:
“To promote, encourage, and raise funds in support of programs and services designed to help all older adults continue to live independently and safely at home; and in support of the Area Agency on Aging Region 9, Inc."
Your Aging and Disability Resource Network!
Whether you are looking for information for yourself, a loved one, or someone you know in the community, we aim to provide you with the resources that you need.
The Utilities Assistance Plus (UAP) program is designed to prevent homeowners experiencing financial hardship from losing utilities or home energy services due to the inability to pay stemming from a COVID hardship.
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The Ohio Department of Health has released Guidance on COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses.
The ODH has issues new guidance to providers of the COVID 19 vaccine to make sure they have the latest information on how to administer booster doses of the Pfizer/Comirnaty COVID-19 vaccines. Ohioans can get the information about the booster doses by reviewing the two links below:
This guidance is in alignment with the CDC and the FDA. The booster vaccines are available for those who had their Pfizer 2nd dose at least 6 months ago.
People 65 years and older or residents in long-term care settings SHOULD receive a booster shot.
People ages 50 to 64 with certain underlying medical conditions SHOULD receive a booster shot.
People ages 18 to 49 with certain underlying medical conditions MAY receive a booster shot based on their individual benefits and risks. The CDC has indicated that this is a determination made by the vaccine recipient, but those eligible are encouraged to talk to their healthcare providers if they have any questions.
People age 18 and older who are at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission because of their job or living in an institutional setting MAY receive a booster shot based on their individual benefits and risks. The CDC has indicated that this is a determination made by the vaccine recipient.
Since its inception in 1965, the Older Americans Act (OAA) has been the foundation.
Federal law mandates that each state designate a unit on Aging.