October is Residents' Rights Awareness Month

October is Nursing Home Residents' Rights Month. Did you know that nursing homes and assisted living residents have rights defined in federal and state law? Well, they do have specific rights, and…
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08-26-2021 ODA Notice #0821699 Electronic Visit Verification (EVV)

The purpose of this notice is a request to publish information regarding EVV on each PAA’s website regarding alternate EVV systems and trainings being provided by the Ohio Department of Medicaid and…
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Direction Home Housing and Transportation Administration Specialist Receives Ohio Accommodation Medal

Direction Home Housing and Transportation Administration Specialist Receives Ohio Accommodation Medal Direction Home Akron Canton’s Housing and Transportation Administration Specialist, Tamara…
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8-18-21 ODA Notice #: 0821693 Electronic Visit Verification (EVV)

Mike DeWine, Governor Jon Husted, Lt. Governor Ursel J. McElroy, Director Fostering sound public policy, research, and initiatives that benefit older Ohioans. 246 N. High St. / 1st Fl. Columbus, OH…
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2021 Foundation Raffle Campaign

  Update 11/19/21: 2021 Raffle Prize Winners GRAND PRIZE:  Elissa Barr 1st Prize:  Suzi Pachmayer   2nd prize: Teresa Atkinson 3rd prize:  Missy Sell  4th prize:  Home Care by Callos  5th prize:…
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American Rescue Plan Act Funding Recommendations for Older Adults

American Rescue Plan Act- Older Adults, People with Disabilities, and Improving Neighborhoods to provide places to call home. With the American Rescue Plan Act funds, communities have a powerful…
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2021 Sponsorship Opportunities Announced

Direction Home Akron Canton Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities is proud and excited to reveal sponsorship opportunities for 2021. As we look back on the challenges overcome in the past year and…
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New Electronic Visit Verification guidance from the Ohio Department of Aging

The Division for Community Living has created a guidance document to aid providers in all the stages of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV). It provides answers to frequently asked question, visual…
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