The mission of Tooele County Aging Services is to promote the safety, health, and independence of adults, 60 years of age and older by supporting a coordinated system of services that will include:
Tooele County Aging Services Department serves as the organization unit with delegated authority for implementing the Older Americans Act with Tooele County. The Division of Aging Services serves as an effective and visible advocate and the leader relative to all Aging issues for seniors in the County. The Division pro-actively carries out a wide range of functions related to advocacy, planning, coordination, inter agency linkages, information sharing, brokering, monitoring and evaluation designed to lead to the development or enhancement of comprehensive and coordination community based systems serving the County. Call 435-277-2420 for more information.
This brochure lists resources for older adults: 2023 Aging Services Trifold Brochure
This list provides information on services offered by Aging Services: TCHD Aging Services Direct Services Offered 06262023
Read the Area Agency on Aging Four-year Plan here: Tooele County AAA Four Year Plan Year One FY2024
Aging Services programs in Tooele County are designed to assist seniors in leading independent lives in their own homes and communities as long as possible.
Services: Click on each service below for more information.
Active Aging Newsletter– Monthly information on activities, meal menu, upcoming events and classes.
Activities – Activities you can participate in from your home.
Caregiver Support Program – Information, services, assistance, training and support for caregivers of older adults.
Council On Aging – Represents the planning, participation and community advocacy for the elderly.
Daily Meals – Served at Grantsville and Tooele Senior Centers.
Extra Help: federal assistance related to prescription drug coverage
Falls Prevention– Stepping On Class Building Confidence and Reducing Falls.
Group Support – Alzheimer’s Support, Parkinson’s Support, Grief Support
Legal Aide for Tooele County Senior Citizens– Utah Legal Services Senior Law Center for adults 60 years or older.
Living Well with Chronic Condition– A free, six-week workshop for anyone living with one or more chronic conditions.
Meals on Wheels Program – Nutritious daily meal delivered to qualified individuals.
Medicaid Aging Waiver Program – Provides services to help older adults remain in their homes.
Medicare Open Enrollment– Open enrollment dates
MSP (Medicare Savings Programs)– assistance for paying for Medicare Part B
Non-Medical Home Based Services– In home services for frail seniors.
Ombudsman -Supporting and protecting the rights of individuals living in long-term care facilities.
Senior Centers – Provide activities, education, entertainment and a daily meal.
S.H.I.P (Senior Health Insurance Program) – Medicare counseling.
SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol)– Medicare fraud prevention services
Social Security – First and last Tuesday of each month at Tooele Senior Center 9am-noon
The Next Chapter– Grief support: a social and educational program for widows and widowers and a county grief resource list
Transportation Scheduling – Serving seniors, veterans, persons with disabilities and the general public.
Volunteer Opportunities – Multiple opportunities available to serve.
Alzheimer’s Association- https://www.alz.org/
Utah Falls Prevention Alliance http://ucoa.utah.edu/fpa/
Utah Department of Human Services https://daas.utah.gov/
Tooele County Area Agency on Aging Administration – (435) 277-2460
Utah Commission on Aging https://ucoa.utah.edu/
Below are upcoming, current, and past activities, classes, events etc. Check back often for new opportunities to join us!
Register today by calling 435-277-2420
Please call 800-272-3900 to register for this event by Aug. 21st, 2023.
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If you need assistance please call Aging Services at 435-277-2420. May 2023 Medicare Minute handout (mental health) English