Community Leaders Needed for Chronic Disease and Diabetes Self-Management Programs

Training Scheduled for Late October Interested in being trained to help your community better manage their chronic disease conditions?  The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) is looking for community leaders to assist with facilitating its Chronic Disease and Diabetes Self-Management Programs.  Community leaders/coaches will continue to support the classes in their individual communities…

Holzer hosts Drug Awareness Talk

Join us for a drug awareness discussion presented by Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin at Holzer Center for Cancer Care on Tuesday, October 30 at 5:30pm. Topics for discussion will include: Safety in storing Proper disposal Safety when there are known drug abusers in the family Correct drug administration Do’s and Don’ts for each of…

Helping You Age Better

  Open Enrollment for Medicare Ends December 7th AAA7 Available for Assistance and Help Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7 October 2017 Monthly Column   Are you a Medicare beneficiary?  Are you aware that open enrollment for some Medicare benefits ends December 7th? Open enrollment is the time of the…

Serenity Strong Fundraiser

Did you know that October is Domestic Violence Awareness month? Did you know that 1 in 4 women will experience severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime? Farmers Bank has partnered with the local Serenity house to provide monetary and household goods to our local program. The Gallipolis and Pomeroy offices will be…

Area Agency on Aging District 7 Receives an Aging Achievement Award from the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a)

The Area Agency on Aging District 7 in Ohio was recently recognized at the national level by the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) with an Achievement Award for successes with the AAA7’s Hospital2Home program.  Pictured are AAA7 representatives Nina Keller, Assistant Director; Donna Hurt, Options Coordinator; and Vicky Abdella, Director of Community…