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Nominations sought for 2011 Leadership in Aging Award

The Johnson County Commission on Aging (COA) is seeking candidates for its annual Leadership in Aging Award, which honors individuals, groups, or organizations making outstanding contributions to the quality of life for older adults and their families in Johnson County.

The COA will present the Leadership in Aging Award in the fall.

To request a nomination form, call the AAA at 913-715-8860. Nomination forms are also located on the Human Services Web site:

Nominations must be submitted by Monday, Aug. 1, to: Peg Deaton, c/o Area Agency on Aging, 11811 S. Sunset Drive, Suite 1300, Olathe, KS 66061 or via e-mail to

Appointed by the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners, the COA is an advisory body to the Area Agency on Aging (AAA) and advocates for senior adults in the county.