News and Updates

Areawide Aging Agency Board of Directors Meeting - May 21st, 2020

In accordance with Oklahoma's SB 661 Open Meetings Act adjustments, Areawide will hold it's May 2020 meeting via teleconferencing.

 

See the attached Agenda, for instructions how to join this meeting, here

Staying Safe at Home During the Coronavirus Crisis

To avoid being exposed to the coronavirus, it’s important for everyone to stay at home. This is particularly true for older adults and people with some chronic conditions, who have a higher risk for complications from COVID-19—the illness caused by the coronavirus. The Eldercare Locator and the Alliance for Aging Research
have teamed up to bring you the facts—so you can keep yourself and loved ones safe and healthy during this public health emergency.

See the full fact sheet here

Long-Term Care Residents: Rights and Resources

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the World is taking precautions to minimize health complications. This is especially important for the most vulnerable populations. According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health (“OSDH”), current data indicates the risk of death for those contracting COVID-19 increases for individuals above the age of 60 or for individuals with autoimmune conditions or serious chronic medical conditions. This means that people in nursing homes and other senior-related housing are at a HIGHER risk of death*

See our partner Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma's article on the Rights and Resources of those in long-term care, here

Areawide Aging Agency Board of Directors Meeting - April 16th, 2020

In accordance with Oklahoma's SB 661 Open Meetings Act adjustments, Areawide will hold it's April 2020 meeting via teleconferencing.

 

See the attached Agenda, for instructions how to join this meeting, here

Areawide Aging Agency Advisory Council Meeting - April 14th, 2020

In accordance with Oklahoma's SB 661 Open Meetings Act adjustments, Areawide will hold it's April 2020 meeting via teleconferencing.

 

See the attached Agenda, for instructions how to join this meeting, here

Call us:

405-942-8500

Find us: 

4101 Perimeter Center Drive, Suite 310, Oklahoma City, OK 73112

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