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Mind Your Medications: non-prescription doesn't equal safe
07/18/2019

You’ve heard it before: Talk to your health care provider about all the prescription and non-prescription medicines and supplements you take. But over-the-counter (OTC) medications and supplements are safe, aren’t they? The doctor told you to take a certain medication. So why should you mention everything you take? While medication… Read More

Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2019
06/14/2019

Raise awareness of elder abuse, what it looks like, what can be done to prevent it, and what can be done when confronted by it.

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Age-Friendly Akron
06/10/2019

Direction Home is proud to partner with the City of Akron, the University of Akron, and AARP for Age Friendly Akron

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2019 Senior Citizen Hall of Fame Nominations Open
05/09/2019

Honor the inspiring older adult in your life... The Senior Citizen Hall of Fame honors older adults in Direction Home Aging and Disabilities' four-county service area who have made significant contributions to their communities through their voluntary service and/or achievements.

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What is Tai Chi and How Can it Help Me?
04/10/2019

Tai Chi is a wonderful way to improve strength, balance, and flexibility. Direction Home offers Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance, an evidence-based program throughout our four-county service area for older adults concerned about falls. Want to know more? Read on...

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DHAD Leaders to Speak at National Conference
04/10/2019

Direction Home leadership will have been asked to speak at the 2019 American Society on Aging Conference

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Date for the 2019 Fall Conference announced
04/09/2019

Save the date! 2019 Fall Conference announced

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2018 SUMMIT COUNTY NEEDS ASSESSMENT RELEASED
04/02/2019

2018 SUMMIT COUNTY NEEDS ASSESSMENT

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n4a 2019 Policy Agenda
03/06/2019

Surrounded by more than 160 n4a members and allies at the 25th annual n4a Aging Policy Briefing and Capitol Hill Day, we released this year’s ambitious policy agenda!

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Diabetes Self-Management
01/24/2019

DSM is a program that builds on the successful structure of Healthy U, but is tailored specifically for adults living with type 2 diabetes.

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