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November is Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. Did you know that diabetes disproportionately affects older adults? Approximately 25% of Americans over the age of 60 years have diabetes, and aging of the U.S. population is widely acknowledged as one of the drivers of the diabetes epidemic. Although the burden...

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Know Abuse. Report Abuse.

      June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.  For every case of elder abuse reported, an estimated four cases go unreported.  It is up to us as caring professionals, community members, and neighbors to be on the lookout for the older adults and younger vulnerable...

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Older Americans Act Reauthorized

Recently, President Obama signed the Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2016.  This is a cause for celebration!  The Older Americans Act (OAA) is what funds all of the Area Agencies on Aging nationwide.  Last July, the President called on Congress to reauthorize this important...

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We’re moving! v2

We are knee deep in boxes as AAA4 prepares to move at the end of this month.  We have been at our current location since 1999.  Staff have many fond memories of this location.  They remember their grown children coming into the office when they...

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We’re moving!

I have exciting news!  The Agency on Aging \ Area 4 is moving to a new location.  After a long search we have found a location that completely meets our needs.  The current office will close its doors on Thursday, February 25th.  We will open...

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Welcome!

Welcome to the new and improved website for Agency on Aging | Area 4!  I believe that it reflects the innovations and energy in this agency.  It is time that the aging community get the attention and focus that it deserves.  We are committed to...

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