The Office on Aging and Independence produces many informative materials available to the public.  Below you can find additional information about the three principle publications.  

Looking for 50+ Center Newsletters? Please visit the 50+ Centers page. 

Elder Abuse Awareness Guide
The Office on Aging and Independence is please to present the Elder Abuse Awareness Guide.  Please click the image below to open the guide.


The 50+ Connection
Published monthly in the Howard County Beacon, The 50+ Connection provides valuable information regarding programs, services and events of interest to older adults. Free copies are available at Howard County 50+ centers, libraries and other community locations.   Visit the 50+ Connection page for more information or to join our email subscriber list. 


Howard County Resource Guide and Caregiver Guide
The Howard County Caregiver Guide and the Resource Guide provide information about local, state and federal programs, businesses, and non-profit organizations serving older adults, caregivers, and their families in Howard County. The guides are free to the community; copies are available at 50+ centers, Howard County libraries and government offices.  To have a copy mailed to you, contact Maryland Access Point (MAP) at 410-313-1234 (voice/relay; please specify which guide). To advertise your service or business in upcoming editions, please email and ask to be added to the contact list.