Sample forms and resources are provided for example purposes only. They should be updated and modified according to your local laws and your organization’s needs.

State Unit on Aging Nutritionist Administrator Position Description

April 17, 2015

A sample position description for a state unit on aging nutritionist administrator. Title III of the Older Americans Act (OAA) specifies functions and responsibilities for the State Unit on Aging (SUA) regarding the Older Americans Act Nutrition Program. They include the planning, administration, implementation, monitoring, and evaluating of nutrition services within a comprehensive integrated home… Read more »

High Blood Cholesterol: What You Need to Know

April 17, 2015

Heart disease is the number one killer of both women and men in the United States. High blood cholesterol is one of the major risk factors for heart disease. This worksheet discusses the relationship of cholesterol to heart disease, explains what your cholesterol numbers mean and discusses factors affecting cholesterol levels. A worksheet is provided… Read more »

Preparing for Disaster for People with Disabilities and Other Special Needs

April 17, 2015

For the millions of Americans who have physical, medical, sensory or cognitive disabilities, emergencies such as fires, floods and acts of terrorism present a real challenge. The same challenge also applies to the elderly and other special needs populations. Protecting yourself and your family when disaster strikes requires planning ahead. This booklet will help you… Read more »

To Your Health! Food Safety for Seniors

April 17, 2015

This publication will help seniors learn more about food borne illness, food safety at home (including cooking and storage), and meals to go or home-delivered meals.