Advance Care Planning

Help in deciding if I or my loved one needs long term care?
Long-term care helps meet health or personal needs and can be provided at home in the community, in supportive living facilities like adult care homes, in assisted living or in nursing homes. If you need help deciding whether your or an loved one needs assistance at home or in another setting, please contact your Area Agency on Aging for a free, personalized assessment:

Click here to learn about recent changes to Medicaid that may impact people who receive long-term care services

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Advance Care Planning

Help with a problem or concern regarding a facility or care provider
Please contact one of the regional Long-Term Care Ombudsman Programs. Paid and volunteer staff work to resolve complaints about services, help people select a provider and offer information about benefits and consumer rights in a nursing home, assisted living, supportive living facility or home care.

Help in finding affordable, accessible rental housing
The Ohio Housing Locator is a free, searchable database of affordable, accessible rental housing throughout Ohio. Web users can search by location and cost, and the site offers quick links to other housing resources and supports. The Ohio Housing Locator is a free registry for landlords to enter information about their rental housing, including tenant eligibility, accessibility features and current vacancies. The properties are not licensed or certified by the State of Ohio.