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Health Promotion

What Services Are Available

Need assistance preventing or better managing chronic conditions? Learn techniques and strategies to prevent or mitigate the effects of chronic diseases including osteoporosis, hypertension, obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.

Programs promote healthier living through alcohol and substance abuse reduction, smoking cessation, weight loss and control, stress management, fall prevention, and managing depression.

Who Can Get These Services

Persons 60 years of age or older regardless of income level

How To Find Services In My Area

The California Department of Aging contracts with and oversees the local Area Agencies on Aging (AAA) that coordinate a variety of services for older adults, adults with disabilities, informal caregivers, and family caregivers.

You can locate the AAA in your area by selecting your county on the Find Services in My County page of this website.

In addition to the AAA sponsored programs, the California Healthier Living Coalition website includes many evidence-based fall prevention and chronic disease self-management workshops offered by a variety of organizations, including health care providers. These workshops are often open to adults of all ages.