Department of Aging

27th Annual Senior Day Recognizes Cleveland Seniors’ Contributions

Celebrated across the country, May is recognized as Older Americans Month and this year’s 2016 Older Americans Month’s theme is Blaze a Trail. Historically, Older Americans Month has been a time to acknowledge the contributions of past and current older persons in this country. The City of Cleveland celebrated its 27th Anniversary of Senior Day to honor and recognize older Americans for the contributions they make to families, communities and society. This year’s event hosted by the Cleveland Department of Aging was held at Cleveland Public Hall on Lakeside Avenue.

  • Mass Notification System Provides Critical Information to Clevelanders, Visitors

    The City of Cleveland has announced the launch of a mass notification system that will provide critical emergency and non-emergency alerts to residents and visitors. The City encourages all residents, visitors, and businesses to sign up for the system known as CodeRED.

  • Financial Exploitation Seminar Available Online

    The City of Cleveland Departments of Finance, Aging and Public Safety presented a workshop in the Rotunda about methods of criminal operations and preventative measures for financial crimes targeting the elderly. A recording of the seminar is now available online.

  • Senior's Economic Security Project (ESP)

    ESP helps older adults and adults with disabilities in need of benefits, housing, legal services, health assistance, finances, employment and more!

  • Bed Bug Assistance Program

    The Cleveland Department of Aging has a new program to help disabled seniors and adults with the extermination of bed bugs in their homes. Applicants must meet income and other assistance qualifications.