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Elder Options

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Elder Options is a senior center based in Gainesville, FL that was founded in 1977. As of 2019 they had $20 million in revenue and $6.1 million in assets.

We advocate for and cooperatively work with communities to strengthen support systems and create new and innovative service options that focus on personal choice and independence.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Mid-Florida Area Agency On Aging.

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Program areas at Elder Options

Title iii b - to maximize the support provided to older americans to enable them to remain in their homes. This program involves facilitating the development and implementation of a comprehensive, coordinated system for providing long-term care in home and community-based settings, in a manner responsive to the needs and preferences of older individiuals and their family caregivers.

Community care for the elderly - to provide a continuum of care through the development, expansion, reorganization and coordination of multiple community-based services to assist functionally impaired elders in living as independently as possible in their own homes or in the homes of relatives or caregivers in the least restrictive environment suitable to their needs and prevent or delay more costly institutionalization.

Title iii c - to support nutrition services including nutritious meals, nutrition eductation and other services for older americans. Specifically, this grant program allows us to: (1) reduce hunger and food insecurity; (2) promote socialization of older individuals; and (3) promote the health and well-being of older individuals by helping them gain access to nutrition and other disease prevention and health promotion services to delay the onset of adverse health conditions resulting from poor nutritional health or sedentarty behavior. Services are provided through this program to individuals aged 60 or older, in a congregate setting or in-home. These services include meals, nutrition education, nutrition counseling, and nutrition screening and assessment.

Form 990s for Elder Options

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 28, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 11, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Aug 25, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Sep 11, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Elder Options

Total grants, contributions, etc.$18,392,506
Program services$1,759,896
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$20,152,402

Vendors for Elder Options

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
PayPalFundraising software; Payment processing2020-09-09
█████████Content management system software2020-09-09
██████ ███Software2020-09-09
█████ █████ ███ ██ ██Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-11-07

Personnel at Elder Options

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kristen GriffisExecutive Director-June 21, 2019

Peer senior centers

1Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida501(c)(3)$17 millionNorth Fort Myers, FL
2Friendship Centers501(c)(3)$14 millionSarasota, FL
3Your Aging and Disability Resource Center501(c)(3)$24 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
4Northeast Florida Area Agency on Aging501(c)(3)$19 millionJacksonville, FL
5Broward Meals on Wheels501(c)(3)$5.3 millionPlantation, FL
6Area Agency on Aging of Pasco-Pinellas (AAAPP)501(c)(3)$20 millionSt Petersburg, FL
7Alliance for Aging501(c)(3)$41 millionMiami, FL
8Aging and Disability Resource Center of Broward County (ADRC)501(c)(3)$23 millionSunrise, FL
9Area Agency on Aging for North Florida (AAANF)501(c)(3)$7.9 millionTallahassee, FL
10Council on Aging of West Florida501(c)(3)$5.8 millionPensacola, FL
11Senior Resource Alliance / Area Agency on Aging of Central FL (SRA)501(c)(3)$18 millionOrlando, FL
12Senior Connection Center501(c)(3)$25 millionTampa, FL
13Region VII Area Agency on Aging501(c)(3)$35 millionBay City, MI
14Mystic Valley Elder Services (MVES)501(c)(3)$70 millionMalden, MA
15B / A Ethos501(c)(3)$38 millionJamaica Plain, MA
16Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Mi501(c)(3)$14 millionTraverse City, MI
17SeniorCare501(c)(3)$14 millionGloucester, MA
18AgeOptions501(c)(3)$19 millionOak Park, IL
19Valley Area Agency on Aging (VAAA)501(c)(3)$18 millionFlint, MI
20Multi-County Community Service Agency501(c)(3)$5.3 millionMeridian, MS
21Area Agency on Aging Region 9501(c)(3)$47 millionCambridge, OH
22Area 4 Agency on Aging501(c)(3)$9.8 millionSacramento, CA
23Middle Flint Council on Aging (MFCOA)501(c)(3)$8.5 millionAmericus, GA
24Area II Agency on Aging501(c)(3)$6.6 millionRoundup, MT
25North Central Area Agency on Aging501(c)(3)$5.2 millionHartford, CT