Education & Wellness

Continuing Education

COAAA offers professional training throughout the year for anyone looking to broaden their education or fulfill CEU requirments.

For more information about scheduled classes and download registration forms view our Continuing Education page.

Drive Training

DRIVE training is a program for drivers who regularly transport passengers with unique needs related to aging or disability. DRIVE training offered by COAAA fulfills the transportation quality assurance standards required for providers under the Older Americans Act Title III services in Ohio and Ohio’s PASSPORT Medicaid Waiver program.

For more information visit our Drive Training page.

Workshops and Presentations

Our Speakers Bureau offers more than 30 different workshops and presentations for older adults, caregivers, community groups, and employers.

A Matter of Balance

This Falls management program emphasizes practical suggestions to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels in older adults who want to be more active. Participants learn to view falls as controllable, set realistic goals, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors and perform range of motion exercises to increase strength and balance. The workshop series is once a week for 8 weeks.

Caregiver Toolbox Presentations

Free sessions are available for groups and organizations throughout COAAA's eight counties and can be modified to meet your needs. Includes eight different related to caring for an older or disabled adult.

Health In Action (formerly known as Healthy U)

An interactive workshop offered as six weekly sessions. Workshops introduce tools and tips to help people self-manage their chronic condition. The companion workshop, Healthy U-Diabetes Self-Management workshop does the same for people with diabetes and their caregivers.

Healthy Well & Wise

A community education program offering one hour talks for your group or business addressing health and safety issues for older adults and their families. Ideal for church groups, support groups, senior residences and anyone interested in older adult issues.

Medicare Presentations

Free presentations are available for Medicare recipients,caregivers and professionals.