The Geriatric Registered Nurses of the Greater Toledo Area was
formed in 1967 to provide education and support for those involved
in the care of older adults. In 1978, the name of this organization
was changed to the Northwest Ohio Gerontological Association
(NOGA). Members of NOGA include health care professionals, caregivers,
seniors, educators, students, and others interested in the field
What does NOGA do?
The mission of NOGA is to provide educational opportunities
and a support system for those involved in the field of aging.
Through these means NOGA addresses issues that affect older
adults and promotes the positive aspects of aging.
How does NOGA fulfill its mission?
Through monthly programs, members
are given the opportunity to network with other individuals
interested in the field of aging. Current topics in gerontology
are discussed by expert speakers at most meetings.