Adult Development and Aging

Dickinson County - Since the dissolution of the Dickinson County Department on Aging, the Abilene office of the Chisholm Trail Extension District has taken on many of the programs and responsibilities related to seniors living in Dickinson County. Please reach out to Renae; 785-263-2001, for any questions regarding senior services we may provide.

Marion County - Please contact Lu Turk at 620-382-3580, of the Marion County Department on Aging for programs and services available in Marion County.

SSSH - Stay Strong, Stay Healthy

SSSH is an evidenced based eight-week program for older adults that meets the recommendation for healthy muscle strength. The program's goal is to improve health and quality of life. The program will be held periodically throughout the year.

Dickinson County Resources and Caregivers

Are you or a loved one needing extra assistance in your home? We have curated a list of available inhome caregivers. Call our office at 785-263-2001 to pick one up or have one sent in the mail. Each of our caregivers has gone through a background check to ensure they are safe and reliable. Additionally, we have curated a county resources' list to help you find additional resources in the community to assist you.

Long-Term Care Resources

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