The only and most comprehensive directory of services, facilities and guidance professionals serving the lifestyle and needs of senior adults and their families, this 68-page, full color SENIOR SOLUTIONS RESOURCE GUIDE reaches over 25,000 Medina County area seniors.
AGENCIES / ORGANIZATIONS Local, Regional, State & National AARP 601 E. Street, NW Washington, DC 20049 888-OUR-AARP (888-687-2277) aarp.org Enjoy member benefits with services and discounts, a member magazine and effect social change. American Cancer Society Northeast Ohio Region 525 N. Broad Street Canfield, OH 44406 1-888-227-6446 cancer.org Hours: Mon – Fri 8:30am to 4:30pm Emergency Services, Medical Equipment, Support Groups. Eligibility based on need. Arthritis Foundation Arbor Court 1 30775 Bainbridge Rd. #210 Solon, OH 44139 216-359-7152 arthritis.org Education, Support Groups, Exercise & Self-Help Programs, A.I.M. meetings, Information & Referral. Get discounts with your Golden Buckeye Card! Bureau of Motor Vehicles Handicapped Parking Assistance Brunswick – Clerk of Courts 1434 Town Center Blvd., C-04 Brunswick, OH 44212 330-225-1700 Handicapped Stickers only Hours: Mon – Fri 8:30am to 5pm Closed Saturday Medina BMV 972 N. Court Street Medina, OH 44256 330-725-4635 Full License Services Medina Hours: Mon 8am to 5:30pm Tue – Fri 8am to 5pm Sat 8am to 2pm Wadsworth BMV 123 Broad Street Wadsworth, OH 44281 330-725-4635 Full License Services Wadsworth Hours: Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri 8am to 5:30pm; Tue 8am to 5:30pm; Sat – 8am to noon Driver’s License Renewal, Vehicle License Plate Renewal, Handicap Parking Applications. Cleveland Sight Center 1909 East 101st Street Cleveland, OH 44108 216-791-8118 Hours: Mon – Fri 9:30am to 4:30pm Rehabilitation services providing assessment and training for the visually impaired. Feeding Medina County 650 W. Smith Road, #C-8 Medina, OH 44256 330-421-4816 feedingmedinacounty.org Feeding Medina County’s mission is to educate, engage and lead our community in creating an environment where no one goes hungry. Golden Buckeye (Get a card - pg. 25) 50 W. Broad Street, 9th floor Columbus, OH 43215 1-800-422-1976 Hours: Mon – Fri 9am to 5pm Ohio residents 60 or older or adults with total and permanent disability unable to work. Call for Medina County Sign-up Sites. Greater Medina Chamber of Commerce 145 N. Court Street Medina, OH 44256 330-723-8773 medinaohchamber.com Business organization advocate for the community. HANDS Foundation P.O. Box 868 Brunswick, OH 44212 330-225-4242 216-780-4135 F. 330-225-4249 hands-foundation.org Hours: By appointment Countywide non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for Medina County Seniors. Medina Community Recreation Center 855 Weymouth Road Medina, OH 44256 330-721-6934 F. 330-721-6925 www.medinarec.org Senior Programming – Luncheons and Education. Fun & Informative. 2 pools, basketball courts, pickle ball, indoor track, and fitness equipment. National Alliance on Mental Illness 246 Northland Drive Medina, OH 44256 330-225-6448 Hours: 2nd & 4th Wed – 7 to 9pm Monthly support group National Eye Care Project P.O. Box 429098 San Francisco, CA 94142 1-800-222-3937 Financial assistance for eye care. National Multiple Sclerosis Society 6155 Rockside Road, #202 Independence, OH 44131 1-800-344-4867 Support groups – call for local groups. Society for the Blind & Workshop 325 E. Market Street Akron, OH 44304 330-253-2555 (Educ.) 330-762-1313 (Workshop) Workshop and classes for the visually impaired. No transportation provided. United Way Agency. United Way of Medina County 728 E. Smith Road, Medina, OH 44256 330-725-3926 / F. 330- 725-3000 Hours: Mon – Fri to 8:30am to 4:30pm unitedwaymedina.org We bring people together to collaborate, build consensus & share resources to change our community. Wadsworth Older Adults Foundation P.O. Box 874 Wadsworth, OH 44282 Pres. 330-335-1513 Hours: Mon–Fri 8am to 4:30pm To be proactive in providing supplemental support to the programs and services affiliated with the Wadsworth Center for Older Adults. Government – Agencies, Assistance & Resources Sherrod Brown, US Senator 801 Superior Avenue #1400 Cleveland, OH 44113 P 216-522-7272 F 216-522-2239 sherrodbrown.com Assists individuals who need help cutting through the red tape of federal agencies, focusing on Social Security, Medicare and Veterans Benefits. Community Legal Aid Services 50 S. Main Street, Suite 800 Akron, OH 44318 800-998-9454 1-866-584-2350 (Contact for referring agencies) communitylegalaid.org Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri – 9am to noon Tue & Thu 1 to 4pm Free legal advice and representation in civil matters such as: wills, living wills, powers of attorney, deeds, small estates, consumer housing & public benefits (Medicaid, food stamps), for clients age 60 and over. By appointment only. Long-Term Care Ombudsman 2800 Euclid Ave., #200 Cleveland, OH 44115 1-800-365-3112 216-696-2719 Hours: Mon – Fri 8:30am to 5pm Advocacy for patients in nursing homes and home health, information and referrals. 26 www.MedinaSeniorServices.org 27