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Seniors and Caregivers

Older Ohioans are vital and valued members of their communities. They are volunteers, learners, leaders, mentors, and workers. They have experiences and knowledge to share, and communities are stronger when they have opportunities to do so.

  • Am I eligible for Medicaid?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/am-i-eligible-for-medicaid
  • Am I eligible for Medicaid?

    Check your eligibility for Medicaid at benefits.ohio.gov.

  • Can I get paid for taking care of loved one who is older or disabled?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/can-i-get-paid-for-taking-care-of-loved-one-who-is-older-or-disabled
  • Can I get paid for taking care of loved one who is older or disabled?

    Learn about consumer-directed home and community care options from the Ohio Department of Aging.

  • Can someone help me or an older loved one prevent falls?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/prevent-falls
  • Can someone help me or an older loved one prevent falls?

    Find tips and resources from the Ohio Department of Aging's Steady U Ohio initiative.

  • Can someone help me take care of my older loved one?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/can-someone-help-me-take-care-of-my-older-loved-one
  • Can someone help me take care of my older loved one?

    Check out caregiver resources available from the Ohio Department of Aging.

  • Can someone help resolve an issue with a nursing home, assisted living, or home care provider?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/can-someone-help-me-or-my-loved-one-resolve-an-issue-with-a-nursing-home-or-assisted-living-provider
  • Can someone help resolve an issue with a nursing home, assisted living, or home care provider?
  • How can I compare nursing homes or assisted living facilities?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/how-can-i-compare-nursing-home-or-assisted-living-facility
  • How can I compare nursing homes or assisted living facilities?

    Use the Ohio Department of Aging's Long-Term Care Consumer Guide to search for assisted living, nursing homes, supportive living, and residential treatment facilities near you.

  • How do I report suspected elder abuse or neglect?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/how-do-i-report-suspected-elder-abuse-or-neglect
  • How do I report suspected elder abuse or neglect?

    Learn how to report elder abuse from the Ohio Department of Aging.

  • Where can I get Medicare information?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/where-can-i-get-medicare-information
  • Where can I get Medicare information?

    Get information about Medicare from the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) at the Ohio Department of Insurance.

  • Where can I learn about the Golden Buckeye program?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/golden-buckeye-program
  • Where can I learn about the Golden Buckeye program?

    Learn about the Golden Buckeye Program from the Ohio Department of Aging.

  • Who can help me or my older loved one with meals?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/who-can-help-me-or-my-older-loved-one-with-nutritious-meals
  • Who can help me or my older loved one with meals?

    Learn about community senior nutrition services from the Ohio Department of Aging.

  • Who can help me with questions about Social Security?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/who-can-help-me-with-questions-about-social-security
  • Who can help me with questions about Social Security?
  • Who can help seniors with transportation for daily needs (grocery, doctor appointments)?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/i-am-a-senior-citizen-who-does-not-drive-who-can-help-me-with-transportation-for-daily-needs-grocery-doctor-appointments
  • Who can help seniors with transportation for daily needs (grocery, doctor appointments)?

    Learn about transportation options for older adults from the Ohio Department of Aging. 

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