Ohio University

ADDRESSING Model Age & Generation Resources

University Resources

  • Ohio University Respite Volunteer ProgramThis program provides free respite services for caregivers of adults with disabilities (including dementia).
  • Ohio University Emeriti AssociationThis group is open to any Ohio University Emeriti faculty who wish to pay the dues and join the association. The association encourages interaction of Emeriti through monthly meetings, speakers on topics of interest to the groups, trips to cultural programs, and coordination of volunteer opportunities in the community and university (including the Emeriti Park).
  • Resources for nontraditional studentsCommuter student services offers special advising, free tutoring, and a 24-hour access to a commuter lounge with lockers, fridge, microwave, tables, chairs, TV, computers, and couches.

Certificate Programs

The university offers certificates for graduate and undergraduate students who complete extra course and experience in aging areas. These certificates are currently under revision by a Faculty Learning Committee headed by Dr. Julie Suhr of the Psychology Department and in collaboration with members of the Collaborative on Aging.

Community Resources