Welcome to Mature Services
Keeping pace with the changing needs of older adults since 1975.
CATCH Program receives funding
Thanks to the United Way for their generous award of $4375 to the CATCH Program (Catching Healthy Habits with RSVP) administered by Mature Services RSVP.
Meet Mature Services' "Job Club Couple"
Out of work? Looking to reinvent yourselve for today's job market? Job Club may be right for you. It was right for newleyweds Sam and Jenny and in this artcle, they recount their experience and how Job Club changed their perspective and helped them find employment.
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Putting Pressure on Glaucoma
The Ohio Department of Aging is a proud partner in Ohio's Aging Eye Public Private Partnership. The number of Ohioans experiencing vision loss due to glaucoma is rising. According to a study in 2012 by Prevent Blindness, the number of Ohioans age 40 and older suffering from open-angle glaucoma increased by 15 percent. Read more
Congratulations to Harvey Sterns, Ph.D.
Harvey Sterns, Board Member of Mature Services and past Board Chair, will be inducted into the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame on May 20! Click here for more details. He is not only known in Ohio as an expert in the aging field but also nationally and internationally! We are very proud of Harvey and glad that he is a member of our Board.
Congratulations to Harvey!
We would like to introduce the newest members of our Board of Directors.
David Ionno - Financial Advisor, Assistant Vice President - PNC Investments
Gary Lyon - General Manager - Safeguard
Melinda Smith Yeargin - Attorney - Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs
We are glad to have you with us!
We would like to thank the following for their generous contributions and continued support. These funds go directly to our programs and services.
The Hillier Family Foundation: grant to fund the cost of training expenses for our Homecare staff.
BJ's Charitable Foundation: grant designated to fund the cost of mileage reimbursement for errand services provided for homebound clients of the Homecare Program.
The Sisler McFawn Foundation: grant to our Homecare division.
Arthur Kelly Fund of Akron Community Foundation: (1st Time Award!) grant for homecare services.
John A. McAlonan Fund of Akron Community Foundation: grant for our Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition program.
Fairlawn Area Chamber of Commerce: funds to provide essential errands and in-home services to homebound individuals in Summit County.
GAR Foundation: grant for homecare services.
The Mary S. and David C. Corbin Foundation: grant for homecare services.
The Charles E. and Mary K. Booth Family Fund of Akron Community Foundation: grant for homecare services.
Another big thanks goes out to the Hartville Northside Vendors for donating a 'van full' of food items to our Emergency Food Pantry.
We are pleased to share our 2013-2018 Strategic Plan
As we approach 2015, our 40th Anniversary Year of service to the community, we feel the time is right to look back on our accomplishments, analyze our service sectors, and determine a comprehensive plan for the agency's future.
In addition, our mission statement is now: Mature Services provides high-quality programs to empower the economic, social, physical, and mental well-being of adults as they age.
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MISSION: Mature Services provides high-quality programs to empower the economic, social, physical, and mental well-being of adults as they age. Founded in Akron,
Ohio in 1975 as a senior citizen program, it has since become an independent, nationally respected organization with offices throughout the state.
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