About Us

About Us Description

Who We Are: 

Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging is a 110-year old Cleveland-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to advance support for older adults and caregivers. We do this by deepening the understanding of evolving needs, developing and delivering innovative, high-quality solutions and promoting effective public policies.  

What We Do: 

  • Provide in-person and telephone-based health and wellness services in older adults’ homes and in communities across the Greater Cleveland Area 
  • Conduct research studies related to everyday issues faced by older people and their families. We use this knowledge to develop innovative solutions. 
  • Foster informed engagement with public policy issues impacting the field of aging 

Our Impact:

  • Reach more than 10,000 older adults and caregivers annually in their homes, at community locations and by phone and email 
  • Develop knowledge used to improve health and community services related to key issues in aging, such as family caregiving and elder abuse 
  • Developed and demonstrated the effectiveness of drug-free programs for managing chronic diseases 
  • Created scientifically proven innovative solutions:

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