Area Agency on Aging Functions and Responsibilities, Program Forms  


    Federal Aging Programs

    58A-1.007: Area Agency on Aging Functions and Responsibilities
    58A-1.010: Program Forms


    Notice is hereby given that the following changes have been made to the proposed rule in accordance with subparagraph 120.54(3)(d)1., F.S., published in Vol. 34, No. 21, May 23, 2008 issue of the Florida Administrative Weekly.

    58A-1.007 Area Agency on Aging Functions and Responsibilities.

    (1) through (2) No change.

    (3) The Area Agency on Aging is authorized to plan and administer the programs listed in this subsection as established by the provisions of its contract with the department:

    (a) Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended in 2006:

    Title III B – Supportive Services and Senior Centers Program;

    Title III C – Nutrition Programs;

    Title III D – Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Services Program; and

    Title III E – National Family Caregiver Support Program; and

    Title VII – Elder Abuse, Neglect, Exploitation.

    The department shall directly administer programs from Title VII, Older Americans Act, Programs for Prevention of Elder Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation; and the Outreach, Counseling, and Assistance Program.

    (b) through (e) No change.

    Specific Authority 430.08 FS. Law Implemented 20.41, 430.04 FS. History–New 12-23-81, Formerly 10A-11.07, 10A-11.007, Amended 3-28-95,________.


    58A-1.010 Program Forms:

    Changes have been made to DOEA Form 701D, Department of Elder Affairs Assessment Instructions 701A, 701B, 701C, ________2008, incorporated by reference in this rule. The changes involve the requirement that clients, who voluntarily provide their social security numbers on DOEA Forms 701A, 701B, and 701C, must be provided with written documentation, which explains the reason the information is being requested. DOEA Form 701D has been revised to include Attachment A, which explains the reason for requesting the social security number. The change also clarifies instructions for indicating the consumer type on the assessment forms. The form may be found on the department’s website at: under the heading “DOEA Rulemaking” and included under “Rule Chapter 58A-1, Administration of the Older Americans Act.

    Specific Authority 430.08, 430.101 FS. Law Implemented 20.41, 430.101 FS. History–New 8-20-00, Amended 8-6-01,________.