The mission of the Johnson County Area Agency on
Aging is to advocate for and assist older adults in maintaining their
independence and dignity through community-based services.
The AAA targets services to older adults with the
greatest social and economic need and provides a variety of support
services for caregivers.
Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) - The Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) is a visible and trusted place where people can turn for information, assistance, and a single point of entry to public long-term support programs and benefits.
Information & Referral - The
Aging Information Line at 913-715-8861 is your starting point for locating resources such as in-home services, congregate and home-delivered meals, transportation, legal assistance, insurance, housing, and more.
In-home Services - In-home services provide support for older adults who need services to maintain independent living.
Nutrition Services - Nutrition Services provide hot noon meals at Neighborhood Centers and also provide volunteer-delivered hot lunches to homebound older adults.
Geriatric Care Management - Geriatric care management focuses on assisting individuals age 60 and over to live independently in the community.
Caregiver Support - The Area Agency on Aging sponsors services to support non-paid caregivers of frail older adults who need services to maintain independent living. Caregiver Information on Top Topics
Community Services - Community Based Services support the health and independence of older Johnson County residents.
CARE Nursing Home Pre-admission Screening - CARE stands for Client Assessment, Referral and Evaluation. Everyone seeking a permanent move to a Kansas nursing facility must be assessed by the CARE program.
Senior Directory - The Senior Directory is a compact, comprehensive, one-stop resource for aging services in Johnson County.
Top Topics & Aging Articles - Over 100 articles on aging and other human service issues provide insight and perspective for living safe, healthful, and fulfilling lives in Johnson County .
Volunteer Opportunities - The Area Agency on Aging offers many opportunities for volunteers to assist us in our mission of supporting health and independence for older adults in the county.