Mission of the Department on Aging

The mission of the Geauga County Department on Aging is to support positive aging through programs, services, and resources that promote health, wellness, safety, independence and dignity.

Senior Trash Pick-Ups: April and May

If you are a senior citizen who lives in one of the townships listed below and have unwanted items that need to be picked up at your home during the trash pick-up days, sign up now!

How?  Sign up is EASY.  First register with the Geauga County Department on Aging at (440) 279-2129, by the cut off day or earlier!  Once registered, seniors can be placed on the trash pick-up roster.  To receive trash pick-up assistance, you must be 60 years of age or older and live in the township.

Local road crews and representatives from the Department on Aging will pick up the refuse from your home and take it to the collection site.  Items should be placed outside your home the night before the pick-up.  Do not leave items curb side, unless noted.

Munson Township Senior Trash Pick-Up Days April 24, 25 and 26.  Cut off day to sign up is April 17.

South Russell Senior Trash Pick-Up Days April 26 (West of 306) and April 27 (East of 306).  Cut off day to sign up is April 19.

Bainbridge Township Senior Trash Pick-Up Days May 1, 2 and 3.  Cut off day to sign up is April 24.

Thompson Township Senior Trash Pick-Up Day May 5.  The Cut off day to sign up is May 1.

Burton Village 2017 Spring Clean-Up Days-  May 9 and 10.  Items should be left curbside.  Cut off day to sign up is May 2.

Montville Township Senior Trash Pick-Up Days May 11 and 12.  Cut off day to sign up is May 4.

Claridon Township Senior Trash Pick-Up Day May 18.  Cut off day to sign up is May 11.

Burton Township Senior Trash Pick-Up Day May 22.  Cut off day is May 15.

For more information on the pick-up and to register, call the Department on Aging weekdays 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM at (440) 279-2129, or (440) 279-2130.

Remember, only registered seniors can be placed on the pick-up list!  So don’t wait, call now!  Those signing up for pick-up, please have a list of items needing removed.

Need a Ride to Your Medical Appointments?

Are you a senior citizen who lives in Geauga County? Do you have a doctor’s appointment that is outside of Geauga County and are looking for safe reliable transportation to get you to and from your medical appointment?

The Geauga County Department on Aging’s Escort Program offers transportation for Geauga County Seniors (age 60 and over) to their “out of county” medical appointments. We are able to transport seniors to the following counties: Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Lake, Portage or Trumbull Counties for medical appointments. The program runs Monday through Friday and has wheelchair accessible vehicles, if needed.

For more information on this program or other programs available for Geauga County Seniors, please call the Department on Aging at (440) 279-2130, (440) 564-7131 ext. 2130, or (440) 834-1856, ext. 2130.

Best viewed with IE9 or better