Area Agency on Aging to Hold Public Hearing on Strategic Plan

The Area Agency on Aging District 7, Inc. (AAA7) will hold a Public Hearing on its Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2019 – 2022 on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at 1:00 pm at the Pike County Government Building, 230 Waverly Plaza, Waverly.  Registration will begin at 12:30 pm.


The Strategic Plan outlines the Agency’s proposed goals and objectives for service delivery utilizing federal and state funds for Adams, Brown, Gallia, Highland, Jackson, Lawrence, Pike, Ross, Scioto and Vinton Counties.


Senior citizens, service providers, and other interested individuals are encouraged to attend and provide written or oral comment.


The Strategic Plan, when completed, will be submitted to the Ohio Department of Aging for approval.


If you have questions regarding the Public Hearing, contact Nina Keller, MSW, LSW, Assistant Director/Director of Planning at the AAA7; or Rita Pauley, Data/Quality Improvement Manager at the AAA7, toll-free at 1-800-582-7277.


All services through the Area Agency on Aging District 7 are rendered on a non-discriminatory basis.


Your local Area Agency on Aging District 7, Inc. provides services on a non-discriminatory basis in ten counties in Southern Ohio including Adams, Brown, Gallia, Highland, Jackson, Lawrence, Pike, Ross, Scioto and Vinton.  These services are available to help older adults and those with disabilities live safely and independently in their own homes through services paid for by Medicare, Medicaid, other federal and state resources, as well as private pay.  The AAA7’s Resource Center is also available to anyone in the community looking for information or assistance with long-term care options.  Available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 4:30 pm, the Resource Center is a valuable contact for learning more about options and what programs and services are available for assistance.


Those interested in learning more can call toll-free at 1-800-582-7277 (TTY: 711).  Here, individuals can speak directly with a specially-trained Agency staff member who will assist them with information surrounding the programs and services that are available to best serve their needs.  The Agency also offers an in-home assessment at no cost for those who are interested in learning more.  Information is also available on, or the Agency can be contacted through e-mail at  The Agency also has a Facebook page located at