Title here

Text here

COUNCIL ON AGING OF SOUTHWESTERN OHIO

 

Cincinnati, OH

GuideStar Quick View Everything you need to know...

COUNCIL ON AGING OF SOUTHWESTERN OHIO

Physical Address:
Cincinnati, OH 45246 
EIN:
31-0807186
Web URL:
www.help4seniors.org
Leadership:
Mrs. Suzanne Burke
Detailed Financial and People Data included in the GuideStar Premium Report Report Added To Cart

Legitimacy Information

  • This organization is registered with the IRS.
  • This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Institutional funders should note that an organization’s inclusion on GuideStar.org does not satisfy IRS Rev. Proc. 2011-33 for identifying supporting organizations.

Learn more about GuideStar Charity Check, the only pre-grant due diligence tool that is 100% compliant with IRS Rev. Proc 2011-33.


Forms 990 from IRS Additional Information IRS Form 990 is an annual document used by approximately one-third of all public charities to report information about their finances and operations to the federal government. GuideStar uses data from Form 990 to populate its database with financial information about nonprofit organizations. Posting Form 990 images on the GuideStar Web site is an ongoing process.

Forms 990 for 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008 are included in the GuideStar Premium Report. Upgrade Now Report Added To Cart

A multi-year analysis of key balance sheet, income statement, profitability and liquidity measures is available for this organization. Financial SCAN includes a detailed financial health analysis and peer comparison and benchmarking tool. Learn More

Financial SCAN

Financial SCAN

Key Financial SCAN Features

  • Financial Health Dashboard: Highlights key financial trends and ratios for a selected nonprofit organization over a period of up to five years.
  • Peer Comparison Dashboard: Compares the organization's financials with up to five peer nonprofits that you select.
  • Graphical Analysis: Provides multi-year graphs and an interpretive guide in a format ready to present to your clients.
  • Printable PDF Report: Provides a complete analysis of the organization for your records. The full report tells you what to look for and why it matters.
  • Advanced Search: Allows you to search by EIN (Employer Identification Number), organization name, city, state, revenue, expenses, and assets.

Annual Revenue & Expenses Additional Information Financial information on GuideStar is either digitized from Form 990 images we receive from the IRS or submitted by the nonprofits themselves through the GuideStar Exchange (990 filers cannot override Form 990 financial data). If your organization does not file a Form 990, 990-EZ, or 990-PF and you would like to have your financial data displayed in this section, join the GuideStar Exchange today!

Fiscal Year Starting: Oct 1, 2011
Fiscal Year Ending: Sept 30, 2012
Revenue
Total Revenue $96,710,001
Expenses
Total Expenses $97,078,796

Is this information up-to-date?
Claim your report and update your GuideStar Exchange profile today!

Financial data from Forms 990 for Year 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 are included in the GuideStar Premium Report. Upgrade Now Report Added To Cart

A multi-year analysis of key balance sheet, income statement, profitability and liquidity measures is available for this organization. Financial SCAN includes a detailed financial health analysis and peer comparison and benchmarking tool. Learn More

Financial SCAN

Financial SCAN

Key Financial SCAN Features

  • Financial Health Dashboard: Highlights key financial trends and ratios for a selected nonprofit organization over a period of up to five years.
  • Peer Comparison Dashboard: Compares the organization's financials with up to five peer nonprofits that you select.
  • Graphical Analysis: Provides multi-year graphs and an interpretive guide in a format ready to present to your clients.
  • Printable PDF Report: Provides a complete analysis of the organization for your records. The full report tells you what to look for and why it matters.
  • Advanced Search: Allows you to search by EIN (Employer Identification Number), organization name, city, state, revenue, expenses, and assets.



GuideStar Exchange Member

This organization is a Silver-level GuideStar Exchange participant, demonstrating its commitment to transparency.

Is this your organization's report?
Update your organization's information today!


Basic Organization Information

COUNCIL ON AGING OF SOUTHWESTERN OHIO

Physical Address:
Cincinnati, OH 45246 
EIN:
31-0807186
Web URL:
www.help4seniors.org 
NTEE Category:
P Human Services 
P80 Services to Promote the Independence of Specific Populations 
P Human Services 
P81 Senior Centers/Services 
W Public, Society Benefit 
W01 Alliance/Advocacy Organizations 
Year Founded:
1970 
Ruling Year:
1972 
How This Organization Is Funded:
Local Government - $39,412,524
Medicaid - $46,843,614
Federal - $7,021,721

Sign in or create an account to see this organization's full address, contact information, and more!


Mission Statement

Mission: Council on Aging's mission is to enhance the lives of adults by assisting them to remain independent at home through a range of quality services. Vision: Every senior adult in our region shall have a choice and a range of services and programs that will assist them to remain independent in their chosen environment.

A multi-year analysis of key balance sheet, income statement, profitability and liquidity measures is available for this organization. Financial SCAN includes a detailed financial health analysis and peer comparison and benchmarking tool. Learn More

Financial SCAN

Financial SCAN

Key Financial SCAN Features

  • Financial Health Dashboard: Highlights key financial trends and ratios for a selected nonprofit organization over a period of up to five years.
  • Peer Comparison Dashboard: Compares the organization's financials with up to five peer nonprofits that you select.
  • Graphical Analysis: Provides multi-year graphs and an interpretive guide in a format ready to present to your clients.
  • Printable PDF Report: Provides a complete analysis of the organization for your records. The full report tells you what to look for and why it matters.
  • Advanced Search: Allows you to search by EIN (Employer Identification Number), organization name, city, state, revenue, expenses, and assets.

Financial Data

Sign in or create an account to view Revenue and Expense data for the most recent fiscal year.


Revenue and Expenses

Sign in or create an account to view this information for the most recent fiscal year.

Revenue and Expense data from Forms 990 for 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 are included in the GuideStar Premium Report. Upgrade Now Report Added To Cart


Balance Sheet

Balance Sheet data from Forms 990 for Year 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 are included in the GuideStar Premium Report. Upgrade Now Report Added To Cart

A multi-year analysis of key balance sheet, income statement, profitability and liquidity measures is available for this organization. Financial SCAN includes a detailed financial health analysis and peer comparison and benchmarking tool. Learn More

Financial SCAN

Financial SCAN

Key Financial SCAN Features

  • Financial Health Dashboard: Highlights key financial trends and ratios for a selected nonprofit organization over a period of up to five years.
  • Peer Comparison Dashboard: Compares the organization's financials with up to five peer nonprofits that you select.
  • Graphical Analysis: Provides multi-year graphs and an interpretive guide in a format ready to present to your clients.
  • Printable PDF Report: Provides a complete analysis of the organization for your records. The full report tells you what to look for and why it matters.
  • Advanced Search: Allows you to search by EIN (Employer Identification Number), organization name, city, state, revenue, expenses, and assets.


Forms 990 Provided by the Nonprofit

Sign in or create an account to view Form(s) 990 for 2011, 2010, 2009.

Forms 990 Provided by the Nonprofit for 2011, 2010, 2008, 2007, 2006 are included in the GuideStar Premium Report. Upgrade Now Report Added To Cart


Financial Statements

Financial Statements for 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008 are included in the GuideStar Premium Report. Upgrade Now Report Added To Cart


Annual Reports

Sign in or create an account to view this information.



Leadership (GuideStar ExchangeThe GuideStar Exchange allows nonprofits to regularly update key information directly to GuideStar. It provides richer and broader information about their programs, impact, finances, people and more. September, 2013)

Mrs. Suzanne Burke

Profile:

Suzanne Burke became Chief Executive Officer of Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio in 2005. Previously, she was Director of the Hamilton County Department of Job and Family Services (HCJFS) and also served as the Acting Hamilton County Administrator. Ms. Burke began her career in the retirement community industry before moving to Hamilton County government where she worked for 17 years. She held a variety of positions there before becoming leader of HCJFS, the county's largest department. She has a bachelor's degree in Marketing with a minor in Gerontology from Miami University and a master's degree in Business Administration from Xavier University. Ms. Burke is President of the Board of the Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging. She also serves on the boards of Every Child Succeeds; the Leadership Council of Human Services Executives; Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority; and iTN Greater Cincinnati.



Officers for Fiscal Year (IRS Form 990)

Report Added To Cart Officers for 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 are included in the GuideStar Premium Report. Upgrade Now


Highest Paid Employees & Their Compensation (IRS Form 990)

Highest Paid Employee Data for 2008, 2007 are included in the GuideStar Premium Report. Upgrade Now Report Added To Cart


Program: Older Americans Act Services (Meals on Wheels, Transportation, Senior Centers)

Budget:
--
Category:
Aging, Elderly, Senior Citizens
Population Served:
Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
None
None

Program Description:

Title III of the federal Older Americans Act is the foundation of Ohio’s aging network. It authorizes funding to states and the Area Agencies on Aging for planning, developing and coordinating home and community-based services. In southwestern Ohio, Council on Aging uses Title III funds to advocate for older adults and help them remain within their own homes and  communities. Money goes to senior centers and service organizations, such as Pro Seniors (legal assistance); and the Cincinnati Recreation Commission (Senior Olympics). COA also leverages Title III dollars with state funds and county tax levies to provide home care services to seniors who are not eligible for PASSPORT. Community services that receive Title III funds... Adult Day Services, Respite, Alzheimer’s Education, Care Management, Caregiver Education, Congregate Meals, Health Promotion, Home-delivered Meals, Homemaker Services, Information and Referral, Legal Assistance, Nutrition Education, Ombudsman Program, Personal Care, Recreation/Socialization, and Transportation.

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Ohio Department of Aging

Program Success Examples:

Program: PASSPORT

Budget:
--
Category:
Elderly and/or Disabled
Population Served:
Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified
Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Program Description:

PASSPORT is Ohio’s in-home alternative to nursing home care. It is a Medicaid waiver program that helps low-income older adults remain safe and independent in their homes. It can delay or prevent nursing home placement. In 2008, more than 3,300 older adults in southwestern Ohio received care in their home - instead of a nursing home - through PASSPORT. This is a 9 percent increase over 2007. About 27,500 Ohioans receive PASSPORT services every day, (nearly 34,000 annually), a six-fold increase in 15 years. As a result, more Ohioans are receiving care in lower cost, independent settings. This is a win-win for seniors and taxpayers. On average, home care through PASSPORT costs taxpayers about $1,100 a month per person, compared to $4,800 for care in a Medicaid nursing home.Without PASSPORT, more older adults would be forced to leave their homes and enter nursing facilities. The typical PASSPORT client is a woman in her late 70s, living alone, in poverty and needing help with basic activities such as bathing and meals. PASSPORT provides services such as home-delivered meals, personal care, home medical equipment and transportation to doctor's appointments, to name a few. PASSPORT clients also have a care manager who advocates for their needs, answers questions, and makes sure they receive the right services. Care managers have their clients' best interests at heart. To qualify for PASSPORT, you must be:  Age 60 or older Eligible for Medicaid (low-income) In need of skilled or intermediate care: hands-on help with dressing, bathing, toileting, grooming, eating or mobility. PASSPORT care is free of charge, or set at an affordable level depending upon income and assets. On average, home care through PASSPORT costs taxpayers about $1,100 a month per person, compared to $4,800 for care in a Medicaid nursing home.

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio, Ohio Department of Aging, Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

Program Success Examples:

Program: Elderly Services Program

Budget:
--
Category:
Elderly and/or Disabled
Population Served:
Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified
None

Program Description:

The Elderly Services Program (ESP) is a county taxpayer supported program that helps older adults remain safe and independent in their homes. It expands care that may be provided by family and friends. Through services such as meals on wheels, personal care and transportation to medical appointments, ESP can delay or prevent nursing home placement. Clients who are financially able help pay for the cost of their care.

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio, boards of county commissioners, volunteer community boards/advisory councils

Program Success Examples:

http://youtu.be/66aPFjCn6Pk

Program: Caregiver Education and Support

Budget:
--
Category:
Elderly and/or Disabled
Population Served:
Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified
Adults

Program Description:

Council on Aging's Caregiver Education and Support Program provides free in-home training and support for family or volunteer caregivers. The program works to: reduce caregiver stress, burden and injuries; increase caregiver confidence and knowledge; improve the quality of care; and help caregivers balance their lives and caregiving responsibilities.

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio

Program Success Examples:

Program: Assisted Living Waiver

Budget:
--
Category:
Elderly and/or Disabled
Population Served:
Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified
None

Program Description:

Through the Assisted Living Waiver program, medicaid-eligible older adults can receive care in approved assisted living facilities. The Assisted Living Waiver is another long-term care option for low-income adults who want to live independently but who need caregiving and financial assistance.

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Program Success Examples:

Program: Care Transitions

Budget:
--
Category:
Aging, Elderly, Senior Citizens
Population Served:
Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
None
None

Program Description:

Care Transitions is a health coaching and intervention program in Greater Cincinnati for older adults who have been hospitalized for serious and usually chronic conditions, such as heart failure. It is designed to: Help frail seniors who have been discharged from the hospital avoid future preventable hospital admissions; and help patients access the most appropriate post-acute medical care and home and community-based services (and avoid the more costly nursing facility placements when not necessary).

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Program Success Examples:

http://youtu.be/1P6Lvz51pbk

Program: Community Transitions/Home Choice

Budget:
--
Category:
Elderly and/or Disabled
Population Served:
Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified
None

Program Description:

Council on Aging Community Transitions Specialists work in area nursing facilities to help families and staff identify patients who might qualify to receive services services in more independent home and community-based settings.

Program Long-Term Success:

Program Short-Term Success:

Program Success Monitored by:

Program Success Examples:

http://youtu.be/irWACVrl61w


Contractor data is available for this organization!

Independent Contractor information for 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 is available for this organization with a subscription to GuideStar Premium Pro.

GuideStar Premium Pro also includes:

  • Comprehensive financial data, including functional expense detail, for every digitized fiscal year in GuideStar's database
  • Ability to download up to 55 fields of data for up to 1,000 organizations at a time and up to five years’ worth of Income Statement and Balance Sheet data for individual organizations
  • Comprehensive advanced search capabilities, including criteria for functional expenses, investible assets, investment income and audit & 990T filing requirements
  • Ability to save organizations and searches for quick reference
  • People search with salary range data
  • Access to all available Forms 990

More information

Upgrade Now!

Impact Summary from the Nonprofit

Council on Aging is at the center of our region's age transformation, working in every venue ranging from seniors’ homes, to hospitals, to nursing homes, to community organizations. Council on Aging: Operates the “front door” to our region’s aging and disability resources. COA Aging and Disability Resource Connections: responded to 29,322 requests about help for seniors. Coordinates and manages long-term care services and supports for older and disabled adults. Programs including PASSPORT, the Elderly Services Program and the Assisted Living Waiver enabled 20,459 people in five counties to remain independent in their homes and out of nursing facilities. • 2.1 million hours of in-home care • Nearly 2 million home-delivered meals to 10,011 home-bound older adults Helps seniors get home from the hospital and avoid the need to return. Care Transitions is Council on Aging’s new health coaching program for hospitalized seniors. Five hospitals are participating in the Southwest Ohio Care Transitions Collaborative. As of July, 2012, the average 30-day readmission rate for the five hospitals was 21.7 percent. In contrast, the readmission rate for seniors who participated in the health coaching program was significantly lower, at 14.2 percent. Funds and provides community services such as wellness activities, Alzheimer’s services, legal help, transportation, and outreach. Older Americans Act services included 209,584 congregate meals and 280,047 transportation trips (all funding sources) designed to help seniors stay healthy and active. Outreach: Participated in more than 160 community events and presentations to COA stakeholders. Helps reform Ohio’s long-term care system through non-stop advocacy to increase compassionate and cost-effective options. Advocacy: Included 50 visits by elected officials and candidates to the homes of COA clients; and 62 meetings with elected officials, legislative aides and candidates, individually. All figures for fiscal year ending 9/30/2012

Organization Data Available

Adobe PDF Format A GuideStar Premium Report in PDF format is available for this organization

Price for this Report: $125.00

This Premium Report includes:

  • Financial Data for
  • Financial Charts for
  • Forms 990 for
  • Forms 990T for
  • Audited Financial Statement for
  • Annual Reports for
  • Letter of Determination
  • Form 1023 / 1024
  • Board Members
  • Officer, Director and/or Highest Paid Employee data for


Learn more about GuideStar Premium