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DHAD Position Statement and Action Plan for the Future

By our nature, we want to help those who need it most, and that is why we as an organization need to address the challenges we see with determination.

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Everything you need to know about COVID-19 masks

Confused about masks? How to wear it or how to make one? We've got you covered...

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Resources for staying home, staying healthy, and staying happy during the COVID-19 crisis

Use these resources to find food, activities, and other things to help your stay at home be a little more comfortable.

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Caregiver Resources for COVID-19

The Ohio Department of Aging has provided some resources to assist caregivers in their vitally important mission. We hope you will download and find them useful.

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Direction Home Leadership attend National Summit on Health Care and Social Service Integration

Direction Home Leadership attend National Summit on Health Care and Social Service Integration.

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Avoid getting and spreading the flu

If you are an older adult or spend time with them, prevent the flu by following these helpful hints.

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November is National Family Caregivers Month

November has been named National Family Caregiver month. Read on to discover what a family caregiver is, and 10 tips to help.

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The Meyers Briggs Evaluation Tool - Introverts and Extroverts Working Together

The below piece was written by one of our fantastic CEU presenters, Andrea Peck.  It includes information about the Meyers Briggs tool, what it does and doesn’t measure, and what it means to be an introvert or extrovert in the workplace.  Enjoy! Family vacations can be exhilarating.  Who doesn’t like exploring new destinations with… Read More

Mind Your Medications: non-prescription doesn't equal safe

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

Age-Friendly Akron

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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