The Andover Council on Aging is seeking new members. The COA provides input and guidance to the Town and the Elder Services Division which coordinates and carries out programs designed to meet the needs of the elderly including Senior Center activities. These programs are developed in collaboration with programs of the Massachusetts Department of Elder Affairs and others. Its activities include the provision of congregate meals, Meals on Wheels, counseling and recreation for the elderly, Social Day Care program, Property Tax Work Off Program, health clinics, exercise classes, newsletter, outreach and advocacy.
The 11-member Council on Aging meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 4:00 p.m. at the Robb Center, 30 Whittier Court. Members are appointed by the Town Manager for 3-year terms.
To be considered as a candidate to serve on the Council on Aging please fill out a Talent Bank Form here: Talent Bank Form