Orange Community Education & Recreation, through the Orange Senior Center, serves as the Office on Aging for the greater Orange School District. Referrals of licensed counselors, who can answer questions, provide in-home visits, access information and make referrals to other organizations as necessary, are a phone call away. Do you need applications for an RTA pass, HEAP or Handicapped Parking? Need to borrow medical equipment for short-term use? The Orange Senior Center is your resource. Call 216-831-8601 ext. 5700 for more information.
Caregiver Support Group
This professionally facilitated support group meets the third Tuesday of the month virtually from 3- 4 pm to discuss caregiver resources, tools and techniques. Participants share and learn from one another in a supportive environment. This program is supported through by Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging. Call us at (216) 831-8600 x 5700 for more information.
Class Scholarships Are Available
Would you like to be a more active participant at the Orange Senior Center, but your current financial situation prohibits your participation? The Senior Center Activity Resource Fund (SCARF) is here to help Orange School District residents. This fund is made possible through a generous contribution by the Parker Family and The Wallace Fund. Confidential inquiries should be directed to Darlene Montanaro, Senior Adult Coordinator, at 216-831-8601, ext. 5701.
Regular podiatry care is recommended for seniors, espcially those with diabetes, arthritis and other physical restrictions. Consult with our Podiatrist in a comfortable setting at the Orange Senior Center. Make an appointment by calling us at (216) 831-860, ext 5700.
Medicare Options for You: One-on-One Virtual Counseling
If you will be eligible for Medicare soon, OSHIIP (Ohio Health Information Insurance Program) is available to answer your questions. Schedule a video conferencing consultation with OSHIIP Representative Sarah Florimonte and include your designated beneficiaries. Email Sarah directly at [email protected]
to schedule or call 1-800-686-1578 or via email at [email protected]
Ohioans who have enrollment questions can also call Medicare at 1-800-MEDICARE. Virtual and in-person appointments are available.