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Public Meeting: Direct Service Waiver

09/20/2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Public Notice

Intent to Request Direct Service Waiver

Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida (AAASWFL) will conduct a Public Hearing for its application for a Direct Service Waiver from the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.

On Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

At Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida, 15201 N. Cleveland Ave, Suite 1100, North Fort Myers, FL 33903

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

AAASWFL will request a Direct Service Waiver to provide Powerful Tools for Caregivers under the Older Americans Act Title III-D: Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Services. Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an evidence-based education program that provides individual strategies to handle unique caregiver challenges and develop self-care tools.

The public is encouraged to attend and provide comments concerning the above service. AAASWFL provides services for adults 60 and over and adults with disabilities in Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Hendry, Glades, Lee and Sarasota Counties.  Any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this hearing is asked to advise AAASWFL at least five days before the hearing by calling 239-652-6900.

For more information, contact: Rebecca MacKenzie, Director of Programs and Planning: or 239-652-6900.


11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida
15201 N. Cleveland Ave. Ste 1100
North Fort Myers, FL 33903 United States
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