Coles County Council on Aging
Life Span Center 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800N
Charleston, IL 61920-8632
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|Operating Agency:||Coles County Council on Aging, Inc.|
|Agency Type:||Private, Non-Profit|
|Person In Charge:||Dee Braden - Executive Director|
|Hours:||M - F; 8:30 am - 4:00 pm|
|Fees:||No fees for most programs.|
|Eligibility:||Dial-A-Ride has a nominal fee for some trips.|
|Intake Process:||Must be 60 or older or need information for persons age 60 or older;any age for Dial-A-Ride|
|Area Served:||Coles County|
|Appt. Necessary:||60 and older|
|Payment Methods:||For some activities|
Serve as a sponsor of programs serving older adults in Coles County; advise, coordinate and advocate on behalf of the older adult population in Coles County; assist in determining the needs of older adults; encourage the establishment of action programs and to serve as a clearinghouse and coordinating body to provide efficiency in serving them; to assemble and disseminate data, to inform the general public and governing bodies of the county and state about the needs of Coles County's older adults.The mission of the Coles County Council on Aging is to enhance quality of life by promoting independence, dignity, self-fulfillment, and health for older adults in Coles County through advocacy, education, and provision of appropriate community-based services. Community Volunteer program as LSVP (LifeSpan Volunteer Program) open to all 18+ adults with in-house volunteering opportunities.
Last Updated: May 18, 2017, 10:33 a.m.