State of Florida Reminds Seniors to Be Aware of Potential Scams Following Hurricane Ian

State of Florida Reminds Seniors to Be Aware of Potential Scams Following Hurricane Ian TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As Hurricane Ian recovery efforts continue, there are many services offered by the state and our private sector to keep Floridians resilient. During the rebuild process ahead, Florida Department of Elder Affairs Secretary Michelle Branham is reminding the public about common scams that oftentimes target older Floridians following disasters. The Department has published a digital Disaster Resource Guide with detailed tips and resources specifically geared toward older Floridians, which can be found at https://…

Press Release: Legal Aid Society Expands Services to the Treasure Coast

West Palm Beach, FL – The Area Agency on Aging of Palm Beach/Treasure Coast, Inc. is pleased to announce the expansion of the services of the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County (Legal Aid) under the Older American’s Act.  Effective October 1, 2022, Legal Aid will provide services to the 5 counties including Palm Beach, Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie counties.  

We need your help with a very important survey!

How to prepare for hurricanes and avoid storm-related scams

Florida Department of Elder Affairs Celebrates 30 Years of Serving Seniors

2/22/22 Florida Department of Elder Affairs Celebrates 30 Years of Serving Seniors

Helpline Director Don Hill is the featured guest on Touched by an Angel

Fast Facts: Preventing Elder Abuse

Elder abuse is an intentional act or failure to act that causes or creates a risk of harm to an older adult. An older adult is someone age 60 or older. The abuse occurs at the hands of a caregiver or a person the elder trusts. 

Protect Yourself from Identity Theft ~ It Can Happen to Anyone

   

Health Care District of Palm Beach County Collaborates with the Area Agency on Aging to Protect Seniors

76-year-old cancer patient finds joy, healing in West Palm Beach classroom Foster Grandparent Program

 

Become an ALZ STAR

We want to hear from you about your behavioral and mental health experiences!

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties Funds Meals for Seniors

Live in Palm Beach County? We want to hear about your health experiences!

30+ Legal Documents for Aging Parents to Have In Order

Helpline Director Don Hill is interviewed by Scott Greenberg

Don Hill the Area Agency on Aging's Helpline Director is Scott Greenberg's guest on Scott's radio show Oh, My God, I'm Getting Older and So Is My Mom.

Why aren't more people comparison shopping for health plans?

10 Cybersecurity Best Practices for Older Adults

Older Americans Act RFP Awards

   

Share Your Experience with SNAP

Share Your Experience with SNAP  

2021 FL State Health Assessment Provider & Resident Surveys

The Health Council of Southeast Florida along with all of the local health councils in Florida, is working with a diverse array of partners to develop the 2021 Florida State Health Assessment and the 2022-2026 Florida State Health Improvement Plan. A major component of this process is to gather the perspectives of Florida residents, as well as those who provide, coordinate or manage health care for Florida residents.          

Press Release: Stimulus Dollars Provide Meals for More Seniors

Press Release: Stimulus Dollars Provide Meals for More Seniors