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Agency on Aging 4-Year Area Plan Public Hearings

March 2, 2017

IMPERIAL COUNTY, Calif – The public is invited to participate in a discussion of the proposed 2016-2020 Area Plan 2nd Year Update, governing the activities of the Imperial County Area Agency on Aging. The Area Plan guides how services are offered in Imperial County to people 60 years of age and over, dependent adults, and their caregivers.

The final Area Plan will be submitted to the AAA Advisory Council and the Imperial County Board of Supervisors, and then transmitted to the California Department of Aging as an integral part of the State’s Plan.

People over the age of 60 years are encouraged to participate in a Needs Assessment Survey for the Adult and Aging Populations. Survey results will be included in the final Area Plan.

The public may preview the Draft Area Plan and the Needs Assessment Survey beginning, Tuesday, March 7 at the addresses below, on the Area Agency on Aging website (, or at the site of the hearings prior to the hearing. Persons who are unable to access these options due to physical or other barriers may call (442) 265-7033 to arrange special accommodations for reviewing the Area Plan.

For more information, contact the Area Agency on Aging at (442) 265-7000.

Upcoming Hearings

  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 11:00 AM
    Brawley Senior Congregate Site, 575 J Street

  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 11:00 AM
    Calexico Senior Congregate Site, Community Center, 707 Dool Ave

  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 11:00 AM
    El Centro Senior Congregate Site, Desert Villa Apartments 1755 W. Main Street

  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 11:00 AM
    Heber Senior Congregate Site, 1052 Heber Ave, Heber, CA

  • Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 10:00 AM
    Valley Convalescent Nursing Facility, 1700 Imperial Ave, El Centro, CA

  • Advertise in The Desert IndependentWednesday, March 8, 2017, 11:00 AM
    Holtville Garden Senior Apartments, 950 Holt Ave. Holtville, CA

  • Thursday, March 9, 2017, 11:00 AM
    Westmorland Senior Center, 298 G Street, Westmorland, CA

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