Candidates sought for Leadership in Aging Award

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The Johnson County Commission on Aging (COA) is seeking candidates for its 2021 Peg Deaton Leadership in Aging Award.

The award recognizes volunteers in the community – individuals or organizations– who have made outstanding contributions to enhance the quality of life for older adults and their families in Johnson County. The COA will present the award in the fall.

To request a nomination form, call the Area Agency on Aging, 913-715-8860 or find the form online.

Nominations must be submitted by Sept. 30 to: Kim Mann, Commission on Aging, c/o Area Agency on Aging, 11811 S. Sunset Dr., Suite 1300, Olathe, KS 66061-7056 or via email to