A 95th Birthday Celebration
On May 1, 2017, Mayor Jim Hathaway stopped by the COA Senior Activity Center to help us celebrate the 95th birthday of Ted Barbaro. Ted, a World War II Veteran, said he is glad he will be 95 only once! As a World War II Veteran, Ted's biography is be... Read More
Celebrating COA's 50th Anniversary
Recently, Deb Denys, Vice Chair and District 3 representative on the Volusia County Council, stopped by our COA Senior Activity Center in New Smyrna Beach to celebrate our 50th Anniversary. Photo shown is Deb Denys with Dave Lynn, FPL and Immedi... Read More
Respite Service Daytona Beach
At COA, we understand that for an adult child, taking care of your aging parent who is suffering from early-stage dementia can be one of the most stressful jobs that you will ever take on.
Although you want to always be there for your loved one—su... Read More
COA Staff Trained on LGBT Elder Issues
Over the past year, the ElderSource Institute has been offering the LGBT Cultural Competency Training. This program has been designed to fill an educational gap for professionals who work with older adults and help them better understand key concepts... Read More
5 Simple Home Safety Tips for Seniors
In-home care for seniors is on the rise. Although it's great that more seniors can stay living in their homes longer, it's important to take the necessary precautions to ensure that your loved ones are safe while they are home alone.
By taking the... Read More