Welcome to Mature Services
Keeping pace with the changing needs of older adults since 1975.
Mark your calendar for The Melting Pot ~ A Taste of Many Nations
Our 10th Anniversary celebration of The Melting Pot ~ A Taste of Many Nations is fast approaching. Click here to buy your tickets and while there, get a preview of some of the great restaurants that will be there and the auction items to bid on.
Mature Services, Inc./Avenues to Recovery receive CARF Accreditation
We are proud to announce that we have received official notification that Mature Services, Inc./Avenues to Recovery has been accredited by CARF (Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities) International for a period of three years for the following programs -
1.) Intensive Outpatient Treatment: Integrated: AOD/MH (Adults) 2.) Outpatient Treatment: Integrated: AOD/MH (Adults)
3.) Prevention: Alcohol and Other Drugs/Addictions (Adults)
Madeline Bozzelli honored for fundraising
Congratulations to Madeline Bozzelli for her recent Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Madeline has been instrumental in the success of The Melting Pot ~ A Taste of Many Nations acting as Committee Chair over the course of the event's 10 years.
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 yourself for today's job market? Job Club may be right for you. It was right for newlyweds Sam and Jenny and in this article, they recount their experience and how Job Club changed their perspective and helped them find employment.
Click here to read the full article
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 thank the following for their generous contributions and continued support. These funds go directly to our programs and services.
GAR Foundation: grant of $30,000 to fund equipment at our new nutrition location.
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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