Outreach

Community Outreach Program

Senior and Aging Links

Internet Resources for: Seniors/Aging

  • AARP

    Nonprofit members organization of persons 50 and older. (35 million membership)

  • Administration on Aging

    Federal government seeks to educate seniors about benefits and services - heavily linked to other agencies

  • Alzheimers Association

    National voluntary health organization- supports research and care information and services

  • American Geriatric Society (AGS)

    Public education about health issues and care for the aged.

  • Elderhostel

    People over age 55 - opportunities for education and travel - adventures in life long learning.

  • First Gov. for Seniors

    This site is linked to a multitude of government sites, a single site to provide access to information seniors may need.

  • Long Term Care Link

    Find and rate nursing homes, assisted living facilities, articles about issues, help for caregivers, 800 links to other sites.

  • Mature Services

    Jobs for older workers in northeast ohio, paid positions and volunteer corps plus training issues.

  • Medicare

    Medicare eligibility and requirements

  • National Institute on Aging

    Health information and research on aging.

Outreach Services

New Large Print Books

In Our Community

We bring the library to members of our local community who reside in senior or low income apartment buildings and assistent living facilities. Every two weeks, the Outreach Services Team visits patrons at these buildings: Allen Place, Keys Towers, Stow Kent Gardens, Lawrence Saltis Plaza, Stow-Glen Retirement Village, and Mulberry Gardens.

Do you plan activities at a senior apartment complex or assisted living community in Stow or Munroe Falls and want the library to begin serving your residents? We're here to help you!

Homebound

Having trouble visiting us? We offer a free Homebound delivery service to bring library materials to you.

You are eligible if you can answer yes to these questions.

  • Do you have difficulty visiting the library because of age or a temporary or permanent disability or illness?
  • Do you live in Stow or Munroe Falls?
  • Do you have a current Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library card?

If you are interested in the Homebound delivery service and meet the elibility requirements, contact us to schedule an interview with the Outreach Services Team. 

Deposit Collections

We bring library materials to local nursing and assisted living facilities the 2nd Tuesday of the month.

Do you plan activities at a nursing or assisted living facility in Stow or Munroe Falls? Are you looking to bring the library to your residents? Contact us to learn more about how we can help you!

Contact us

The Outreach Services Team is here to help you! If you are a senior or help plan senior activites in Stow or Munroe Falls, contact us at 330-688-3295 ext. 129 to learn more about the services we offer. 

Services may be discontinued or modified for safety reasons or if the purpose of the service is not being met. 

Outreach Vehicle Information

Outreach Vehicle Information

Sites for Seniors

 

National Institute on Aging
www.nia.nih.gov
Health information and research on aging.

Social Security Online
www.ssa.gov
Information on benefits and all aspects of agency

Medicare
www.medicare.gov
Medicare eligibility and requirements

Alzheimers Association
www.alz.org
National voluntary health organization- supports research and care information and services

Senior Law
www.seniorlaw.com
Elder law/medicare/estate planning

Senior Net
www.seniornet.org
Adults 50 plus, education about computers and the internet

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