Resources from Older Adult Behavioral Health Coalition Meetings
Council on Aging - Located at 240 East Third Street, Ashland is available to help you or a loved one 60 and over living in Ashland County. They offer meals, transportation, homemaking, legal information and activities. Read more about the services that are available to older adults by visiting their website, look at their newsletter for upcoming events, etc. at https://www.ashcocoa.org/.
AgeWell - An initiative aimed at expanding older adults' access to counseling services and ensuring that they are person-centered and strengths-based.
National Institute on Aging - Getting Your Affairs in Order
From the Ohio Attorney General's Office: Senior Advocate Fraud Education (SAFE) Toolkit
Elder Abuse, Fraud and additional resources for Seniors on the Attorney General's website
SAMHSA and National Council on Aging Older Americans Behavioral Health: Webinar Series
SAMHSA and National Council on Aging Older Americans Behavioral Health: Issue Brief Series
AARP Bulletin July/August 2014. Drug Abuse: Antipsychotics in Nursing Homes
Misuse of Antipsychotic Drugs in Nursing Homes: Are We Making Any Progress?
US Department of Justice Elder Justice Website - A resource for victims of elder abuse and financial exploitation
USC Center on Elder Mistreatment - National Center on Elder Abuse