Healthy IDEAS

Identifying Depression

Often occurring with chronic illness and other losses later in life depression can negatively affect older adult quality of life and ability to function. Healthy IDEAS (PDF) can provide older adults with the help they need to manage symptoms of depression and live full lives. To find out more about this program and see if you qualify call 541-440-3677.

Nearly 1 in 5 Americans 65 or older experiences symptoms of depression.


  • Can help to decrease physical pain
  • Help older adults recognize and self-treat symptoms
  • Can improve well-being through achievement of personal goals