Aging Services

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:

  • education
  • assistance
  • referral
  • nutrition
  • socialization

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.

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. 

 

Other Resources:

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

Meals on Wheels Program

The Meals on Wheels Program helps adults 60 years of age and older (who can no longer drive themselves) remain independent in their homes by providing a nutritious daily meal (Monday - Friday). Contact Information: Meals On Wheels Program: (435) 277-2440 or (435)...

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Stepping On- Building Confidence and Reducing Falls

Stepping On -Building Confidence and Reducing Falls   FALLS PREVENTION- Stepping On is an interactive evidenced-based work shop series. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN Simple and fun balance and strength training The role vision plays in keeping your balance How medication can...

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Volunteer Opportunities

  Volunteer services are needed in the following areas:Senior Centers: Kitchen, front desk, activity organizationTransportation: drivers to assist in the medical transportation programMeals on WheelsCongregate MealsFriendly Caller / VisitorYard Care /...

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Medicaid Aging Waiver Program

Provide services to help older adults remain in their homes or other community based settings60 years of age and olderOn Medicaid or Medicaid eligibleAssistance with homemaking and personal careFor more information call (435) 277-2440 

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Ombudsman

Supporting and protecting the rights of individuals living in long-term care facilities.Advocate for Long-term Care ResidentsProvide information about resident's rights and resources available to themInvestigate any issue which affects the resident's quality of life...

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Senior Centers

Senior centers provide an opportunity for older adults to remain active and engaged in the community. Programs and services include:Information about community resourcesOpportunities for socializationDaily mealEducational presentationsPreventative health...

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Caregiver Support Resources

Information, services, assistance, training and support for caregivers of frail, older adults.Caregiver of elder adult or elderly adult caring for grandchildrenCaregivers may be any age 18 or overClasses, support groups, in-service training and family meetings to plan...

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Tooele County Health Department

Tooele
151 North Main Street
Tooele, Utah 84074
(435) 277-2300

Monday-Thursday 8am - 6pm
Friday 8 am to noon
Closed holidays.

Wendover
920 East Wendover Boulevard, Wendover Utah 84083
Call (435)277-2326 or 277-2327 for available services and hours.

To report an emergency after hours call (435) 882-5600.