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Community outreach is implemented through various outlets of communication, special events and special publications. In trying to educate, inform and keep the senior citizens of Northwest Ohio involved in the community, the Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio sponsors and organizes many successful endeavors.

Many of these senior events are made possible through the support of corporate sponsors and volunteers.

Upcoming Events

A Matter of Balance-The Bryan Senior Center

July 03, 2017

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Balance is a program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. A Matter of Balance teaches strategies to view falls as controllable, set goals for increasing activity, make changes to reduce fall risks at home ...

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Diabetes Education-Delta Senior Center

July 18, 2017

Do you want to learn ways to be a better manage your diabetes? Join us for a free six week Diabetes Self-Management Education Class called DEEP. The goal of DEEP is to improve and maintain the quality of life of persons with Diabetes, to improve eating habits, to increase physical ...

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Diabetes Education- Keygate Manor Toledo

July 20, 2017

Do you want to learn ways to be a better manage your diabetes? Join us for a free six week Diabetes Self-Management Education Class called DEEP. The goal of DEEP is to improve and maintain the quality of life of persons with Diabetes, to improve eating habits, to increase physical ...

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Kinship Navigator Program Summer Series

July 24, 2017

During Summer Series you will learn about important topics such as: Nutrition: It is widely known that having a well-balanced diet is related to overall wellness. Learn more about how your nutrition can affect you. Physical Health: Exercising is beneficial to the overall state of your health and wellness. Bring ...

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2017 Caregiver Support Educational Series- Lucas - Senior Advocates for Fire Education and Fall Prevention

July 25, 2017

Please join us for our monthly Caregiver Educational Series! We will continue to hold the Educational Series the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at Mott Branch Library. We will discuss a variety of topics presented by dynamic speakers, in an effort to inform, educate and ...

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Kinship Navigator Program Summer Series

July 26, 2017

During Summer Series you will learn about important topics such as: Nutrition: It is widely known that having a well-balanced diet is related to overall wellness. Learn more about how your nutrition can affect you. Physical Health: Exercising is beneficial to the overall state of your health and wellness. Bring ...

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Kinship Navigator Program Summer Series

July 27, 2017

During Summer Series you will learn about important topics such as: Nutrition: It is widely known that having a well-balanced diet is related to overall wellness. Learn more about how your nutrition can affect you. Physical Health: Exercising is beneficial to the overall state of your health and wellness. Bring ...

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Kinship Navigator Program Summer Series

July 31, 2017

During Summer Series you will learn about important topics such as: Nutrition: It is widely known that having a well-balanced diet is related to overall wellness. Learn more about how your nutrition can affect you. Physical Health: Exercising is beneficial to the overall state of your health and wellness. Bring ...

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Kinship Navigator Program Summer Series

August 01, 2017

During Summer Series you will learn about important topics such as: Nutrition: It is widely known that having a well-balanced diet is related to overall wellness. Learn more about how your nutrition can affect you. Physical Health: Exercising is beneficial to the overall state of your health and wellness. Bring ...

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Diabetes Education-WSOS Sandusky County Senior Center

August 07, 2017

Do you want to learn ways to be a better manage your diabetes? Join us for a free six week Diabetes Self-Management Education Class called DEEP. The goal of DEEP is to improve and maintain the quality of life of persons with Diabetes, to improve eating habits, to increase physical ...

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2017 Caregiver Support Educational Series-Lucas- Adaptive Equipment for those with low vision and vision loss

August 22, 2017

Please join us for our monthly Caregiver Educational Series! We will continue to hold the Educational Series the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at Mott Branch Library. We will discuss a variety of topics presented by dynamic speakers, in an effort to inform, educate and ...

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A Matter of Balance-The Oregon Senior Center

September 05, 2017

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Balance is a program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. A Matter of Balance teaches strategies to view falls as controllable, set goals for increasing activity, make changes to reduce fall risks at home ...

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West Kinship Club

September 08, 2017

Grandparents and Relatives Raising Children Keep Families Together In northwest Ohio, there are an estimated 9,170 children living with grandparents and other relatives who are serving as their primary caregivers. Lucas County older adults are 13% more likely to have grandchildren living in their home than the average older Ohioan ...

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Senior Safari

September 12, 2017

The internationally known and nationally recognized Dayton Contemporary Dance Company is coming to Toledo September 12 to provide entertainment at this year’s Senior Safari. They have toured internationally, including performances in China and Chile. The have been featured multiple times nationally on the Public Broadcasting Station or PBS and have ...

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South Kinship Club

September 21, 2017

Grandparents and Relatives Raising Children Keep Families Together In northwest Ohio, there are an estimated 9,170 children living with grandparents and other relatives who are serving as their primary caregivers. Lucas County older adults are 13% more likely to have grandchildren living in their home than the average older Ohioan ...

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2017 Caregiver Support Educational Series-Lucas- Project Lifesaver

September 26, 2017

Please join us for our monthly Caregiver Educational Series! We will continue to hold the Educational Series the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at Mott Branch Library. We will discuss a variety of topics presented by dynamic speakers, in an effort to inform, educate and ...

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50+ Sports Classic

September 30, 2017

People Age 50 and Over Go for the Gold at 50+ Sports Classic People across northwest Ohio age 50 and over are preparing to go for the gold in the Area Office on Aging's 50+ Sports Classic. There is a wide range of events from which the participants can choose ...

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2017 Caregiver Support Educational Series- Defiance- Stroke Awareness

October 17, 2017

Please join us for the Caregiver Educational Series! The Educational Series will be held the third Tuesday of the month from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Brookview Healthcare Center in Defiance, Ohio. A variety of topics will be presented in an effort to inform, educate and share information ...

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2017 Caregiver Support Educational Series-Lucas- Wrap up and Review

October 24, 2017

Please join us for our monthly Caregiver Educational Series! We will continue to hold the Educational Series the fourth Tuesday of the month from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at Mott Branch Library. We will discuss a variety of topics presented by dynamic speakers, in an effort to inform, educate and ...

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Caregiver Expo

November 11, 2017

Whether you take your loved one to doctor appointments, pick up their prescriptions, help with their grocery shopping and pay their bills, this event is for you to help you find solutions to reduce the stress that often accompanies your caregiving role. This is a chance for you to find ...

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Thanksgiving 2017 Lunch at The Hunt Center

November 23, 2017

Join us for a delicious Thanksgiving meal with all the fixings at The Margaret Hunt Senior Center. Lunch will be served from 11:30 am-12:30 pm on November 23, 2017. To register please call 419-382-5791. ...

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Holiday Party

December 08, 2017

The Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio, Inc. is hosting 2017 Senior Holiday Party. The celebration will be held on December 8, 2017 at the Premier Banquet Complex from 11:00a.m. to 1:30p.m. featuring a luncheon and entertainment. The festivities will include holiday music provided by DJ One TyMe, vocalist ...

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Christmas Lunch at The Hunt Center

December 25, 2017

Please join us for a wonderful Christmas meal at The Margaret Hunt Senior Center. Lunch will be served on December 25, 2017 from 11:30 am-12:30 pm. To make a reservation, please call 419-382-5791. ...

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Senior Prom (Tickets Not Yet Available for Purchase)

April 27, 2018

Thanks to the Area Office on Aging and Toledo Public Schools about 250 older adults each year get an opportunity to go back to school to attend Senior Prom for a night of dinner and dancing. Students and older adults sometimes believe mistaken negative stereotypes about one another. Toledo Public ...

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Legislative Breakfast

May 14, 2018

The Legislative Breakfast is a gathering of federal, state, local legislators and elected officials, as well as the Area Office on Aging's partner agencies, older adults, caregivers and friends with a focus on a specific topic(s) that is important to older adults. ...

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Spring Fling

May 15, 2018

The Area Office on Aging prepares to welcome about 2,000 people age 60 and over as well as over 90 exhibitors to its May 15th Spring Fling event. Admission to the event is free. The boxed lunch is $5 for those ages 60 and over. Lunch tickets can be purchased ...

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Healthy Body, Healthy Wallet Fair

May 25, 2018

Having finances, health and food in separate categories is a luxury only upper middle class and wealthy individuals can afford. For those living on a fixed income and lower income individuals, finances, health and food impact one another because they are so entwined. At this free event that is open ...

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Senior Safari

September 18, 2018

The Area Office on Aging’s Senior Safari is held at the Toledo Zoo’s Nairobi Pavilion. The event goes from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Those age 60 and over get free parking and free admission to the Zoo. Lunch tickets are available for the Area Office on Aging's Senior Safari ...

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50+ Sports Classic

September 29, 2018

People Age 50 and Over Go for the Gold at 50+ Sports Classic People across northwest Ohio age 50 and over are preparing to go for the gold in the Area Office on Aging's 50+ Sports Classic. There is a wide range of events from which the participants can choose ...

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Caregiver Expo

November 10, 2018

Whether you take your loved one to doctor appointments, pick up their prescriptions, help with their grocery shopping and pay their bills, this event is for you to help you find solutions to reduce the stress that often accompanies your caregiving role. This is a chance for you to find ...

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Thanksgiving 2018 Lunch at The Hunt Center

November 22, 2018

Join us for a delicious Thanksgiving meal with all the fixings at The Margaret Hunt Senior Center. Lunch will be served from 11:30 am-12:30 pm on November 22, 2018. To register please call 419-382-5791. ...

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Holiday Party

December 14, 2018

The Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio, Inc. is hosting 2018 Senior Holiday Party. The celebration will be held on December 14, 2018.The Senior Holiday party has become a favorite annual event for area older adults with approximately 700 attending in 2016. ...

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Christmas Lunch at The Hunt Center

December 25, 2018

Please join us for a wonderful Christmas meal at The Margaret Hunt Senior Center. Lunch will be served on December 25, 2018 from 11:30 am-12:30 pm. To make a reservation, please call 419-382-5791. ...

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Senior Safari

September 17, 2019

The Area Office on Aging’s Senior Safari is held at the Toledo Zoo’s Nairobi Pavilion. The event goes from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Those age 60 and over get free parking and free admission to the Zoo. Lunch tickets are available for the Area Office on Aging's Senior Safari ...

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Older Adults

We help older adults and their family caregivers live long, quality, independent lives. The Area Office on Aging of Northwestern ...

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Family Caregivers

We help you care for your aging loved one longer and better. The Area Office on Aging’s Caregiver Support Program ...

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Professionals

We can supplement the care you provide your older patients, residents and customers. Whether you are working with a patient ...

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Kinship Navigator Program Summer Series

July 27, 2017

During Summer Series you will learn about important topics such as: Nutrition: It is widely known that having a well-balanced diet is related to overall wellness. Learn more about how your nutrition can affect you. Physical Health: Exercising is beneficial to the overall state of your health and wellness. Bring ...

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