Stay Connected With Our Blog & News

What is the Speakers Bureau?
01/24/2019

Ever wanted to know what the Direction Home Speaker's Bureau does? Find out now!

Read More

Diabetes Self-Management
01/24/2019

DSM is a program that builds on the successful structure of Healthy U, but is tailored specifically for adults living with type 2 diabetes.

Read More

n4a 2019 Policy Agenda
03/06/2019

Surrounded by more than 160 n4a members and allies at the 25th annual n4a Aging Policy Briefing and Capitol Hill Day, we released this year’s ambitious policy agenda!

Read More

What is Tai Chi and How Can it Help Me?
04/10/2019

Tai Chi is a wonderful way to improve strength, balance, and flexibility. Direction Home offers Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance, an evidence-based program throughout our four-county service area for older adults concerned about falls. Want to know more? Read on...

Read More

Age-Friendly Akron
06/10/2019

Direction Home is proud to partner with the City of Akron, the University of Akron, and AARP for Age Friendly Akron

Read More

Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2019
06/14/2019

Raise awareness of elder abuse, what it looks like, what can be done to prevent it, and what can be done when confronted by it.

Read More

Mind Your Medications: non-prescription doesn't equal safe
07/18/2019

You’ve heard it before: Talk to your health care provider about all the prescription and non-prescription medicines and supplements you take. But over-the-counter (OTC) medications and supplements are safe, aren’t they? The doctor told you to take a certain medication. So why should you mention everything you take? While medication… Read More