Christine Voth, from the Ventura County Area Agency On Aging, joins Dr. Bunny Vreeland to discuss Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Christine shares some very valuable information and statistics. For instance, did you know Alzheimer’s is the 5th leading cause of death in California and 6th leading cause of death in the United States? Tune in and learn more about this very important subject!
About the Ventura County Area Agency On Aging:
The Ventura County Area Agency on Aging, an agency of the County of Ventura, is the principal agency in Ventura County charged with the responsibility to promote the development and implementation of a comprehensive coordinated system of care that enables older individuals and their caregivers to live in a community-based setting and to advocate for the needs of those 60 years of age and older in the county, providing leadership and promoting citizen involvement in the planning process as well as in the delivery of services.
Our website includes information on senior citizens living in Ventura County. Here you will find information for employment opportunities, health services, housing, in-home services, nutrition, senior centers and transportation.
The Older Americans Act requires that a local agency carry out a wide range of functions designed to lead to the development or enhancement of comprehensive and coordinated community-based systems in, or serving, each community. These systems:
- Are a visible focal point for anyone addressing age-related issues
- Provide a range of options unrelated to income
- Require collaborative decision making among public and private organizations and older people in the community
- Offer special help or targeted resources for the most vulnerable older persons
- Have a unique character tailored to the specific nature of the community
Ventura County Area Agency on Aging (VCAAA)
646 County Square Drive, Ste 100
Ventura, CA 93003
(800) 510-2020 (within Ventura County)
Ventura County Federal Tax Id # 956000944
Disclaimer – Neither the County of Ventura nor the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging (VCAAA) shall be liable for any use of the information described and/or contained herein the VCAAA’s website or literature and assumes no responsibility for anyone’s use of the information. Although the data found at this website has been provided from sources believed to be reliable, no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding accuracy, adequacy, completeness, reliability or usefulness. This disclaimer applies to both isolated and aggregate uses of the information. Information, resources, suggestions, and/or links, do not constitute as legal or professional advice. It is being provided as information only. It is the responsibility of the reader to evaluate the content, usefulness of the forms and to contact a licensed attorney if there is a question.