About Us

Who We Serve

JAAA provides information, referral and services for older Kansans and their caregivers residing in Shawnee, Jefferson and Douglas Counties.

Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging (JAAA) is a bridge to the aging network providing services for older adults such as case management, caregiver support, and information/outreach. Through partnerships with other community agencies, JAAA also coordinates service delivery.

Mission & Vision

The goal is to foster independence, seeking to change the conditions that pose barriers for those who wish to remain a strong and vital part of the community. JAAA advocates on aging issues, builds community partnerships and implements programs to help older adults live independent and dignified lives.

Executive Director

Susan Harris