Upcoming Workshops


The Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging (COAAA) is offering free Healthy U workshops in August.  The Healthy U ~ Diabetes workshop is at the John J. Gerlach Center and it starts on August 2.  Healthy U ~ Diabetes is a six-session workshop that helps people living with type II diabetes to better self-manage their condition.  The workshops are part of the evidenced based Healthy U workshop series which helps individuals better self-manage their chronic conditions such as heart disease, arthritis, asthma and diabetes.   Registration is required and the deadline to register is July 26.  The Healthy U ~ Chronic Disease Self Management Program will be at the Signature Healthcare Dining Room in Washington Court House and will begin August 7.  Attendance is required at all sessions for each workshop.  

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Healthy U ~ Diabetes Self Management Program

Healthy U ~ Chronic Disease Self Management Program

If you're providing care for a family member or friend, the Tools for Caregivers 2017: A Community Education Series offers helpful workshops for caregivers. Each program is led by COAAA staff and is located at Peace Lutheran Church in Gahanna.  Topics that will be discussed in the series include Accessing Aging Resources, How to Care for a Difficult Family Member, Navigating the Healthcare Maze and more.  

Tools for Caregivers 2017:  A Community Education Series

COAAA offers 'Medicare for Beginners' workshops to those who are new to Medicare and need help better understanding their options.  Our experts offer unbiased information to help you make informed decisions.  COAAA does not represent or sell any insurance products.

'Medicare for Beginners' workshops  


Are you a nurse or a social worker looking for CEUs?  Check out COAAA's Continuing Education page for upcoming professional education classes.