The mission of Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging (www.benrose.org) is to advance support for older adults and caregivers. Our work is accomplished by deepening the understanding of their evolving needs in a changing society; developing and delivering innovative, high-quality solutions; and promoting effective public policies.
The City of Cleveland Department of Aging (www.city.cleveland.oh.us/CityofCleveland/Home/Government/CityAgencies/Aging) is committed to ensuring Cleveland is an age-friendly community by enhancing the quality of life for Cleveland seniors and adults with disabilities through advocacy, planning, service coordination and the delivery of needed services.
ESOP (www.esop-cleveland.org) is a nonprofit HUD-approved housing and financial counseling agency that fosters economic empowerment through outreach, education and advocacy. A team of financial counselors, coaches, and trainers are certified to help people reach financial and housing goals and age in place with economic security.
Fairhill Partners (fairhillpartners.org) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization connecting people to opportunities for lifelong learning, intergenerational relationships, and successful aging. Evidence-based programs offered by Fairhill Partners are made possible in part by an Older Americans Act Grant from Ohio Dept. of Aging through Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, The Cleveland Foundation Encore Cleveland Initiative, gifts to the Fairhill Annual Fund, and Fairhill Partners' volunteers.
The Greater Cleveland Food Bank (www.GreaterClevelandFoodBank.org) is the largest hunger relief organization in Northeast Ohio, having made possible 47.8 million meals in 2015 to hungry people in Cuyahoga, Ashtabula, Geauga, Lake, Ashland and Richland counties. The Food Bankâ€™s mission is to ensure that everyone in our communities has the nutritious food they need every day. We do this through both food distribution and SNAP outreach efforts.
The Rose Centers for Aging Well (www.rosecenters.org), a subsidiary of the Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging, provides meals to homebound seniors and in neighborhood centers and offers social and educational programs to seniors in the community.
This initiative funded in part through a Senior Center Innovation Grant awarded by the Cuyahoga County Division of Senior and Adult Services through the Health & Human Services Levy