Area Agencies on Aging
Area Agencies on Aging were federally established in 1974 under the Older Americans Act to focus on issues of the aging population. They are
- Consumer-oriented, grassroots organizations
- Local government, non-profit, or tribe
- Organizations that focus on needs of older adults and persons with disabilities, targeting services to vulnerable people with chronic care needs and family caregivers.
- Part of a state and national aging & disability network
Washington’s Community Living Connections staff are available to help you explore your options to meet your current needs or create a plan for the future.