Posted on May 30, 2018
Ontario OH – The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc. announces the 2018 appointed members of the Advisory Council; Hazel Blankenship appointed by Marion County Council on Aging, Janie Moore and Charlotte Rowe appointed by the Marion County Multipurpose Senior Center Board President, Becky Yannitell appointed by the City of Marion, Mayor’s office and Maureen Welch appointed by the Marion County Commissioner’s office.
The Advisory Council of the Area Agency on Aging is vital in providing communication from the Area Agency on Aging to the local level about issues impacting older adults. The Area Agency on Aging in turn looks to the Advisory Council for guidance and feedback regarding county needs. Communication with elected officials about pending legislation or budget items affecting older adults is an integral part of our agency function.
The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc., located at Hawkins Corner in Ontario, serves the North Central Ohio area including Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Knox, Marion, Morrow, Richland, Seneca and Wyandot Counties, providing assistance to aging individuals and disabled individuals. Contact the Area Agency on Aging at (419) 524-4144 or (800) 560-5799. Find us on Facebook or at www.aaa5ohio.org