Recent studies and research strongly link eye health to various conditions, including Alzheimer’s. Advancements in technology and more research into the causes and effects of Alzheimer’s disease have led to the realization that doctors can confirm a diagnosis by using refined eye examinations.
We created a guide that discusses the link between eyes and Alzheimer’s, how the disease affects your eyes, the use of eye exams for early detection, and more! Please take a look:
FirstEnergy’s Ohio Utilities Remind Customers of Available Assistance Programs as Winter Utility Disconnection Moratorium Set to Expire on April 15.
Individuals interested in learning more about utility assistance programs can do so in several ways:
- Visit our newly-designed Bill Assistance web page at www.firstenergycorp.com/billassist and to see available programs based on income and household size
- Fill out a form to contact a customer service representative with any questions or concerns
- Contact our dedicated customer service team Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., at 1-800-447-3333
Alzheimer Support is a free service that assists Waterville families who have loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. Through our free search tool and database of Alzheimer’s care facilities, families in need of care for their loved ones can locate licensed care homes and communities in the Waterville area that are best equipped to provide care for their loved ones.
College Scholarship Supporting Youth with Disabilities
Individuals with disabilities of all kinds can pursue a college education.
In partnership with our Auxiliary to The Ability Center of Greater Toledo, $480,000 has been donated since 1999 to fund college scholarships for individuals living with any type of disability. Scholarship applicants must fulfill all eligibility requirements.
Deadline: Thursday, March 31, 2022
Asbestos in Ohio
Asbestos exposure continues to be a major threat for Ohio residents, ranking the state among the top 10 for asbestos-related deaths. Individuals are at a higher risk for asbestos-related diseases if they worked in factories or with high-heat machinery.