Independence Has a Support System

Empowering older adults, people with disabilities and caregivers with answers, services and support. 

“It’s hard for me to do everything on my own, especially since I’ve lost my spouse and don’t have family. To have support from CICOA is a wonderful thing. It’s a relief.”

Carleen hopes to stay in her home in the Crown Hill neighborhood for as long as she can.

Nutrition Education for Senior Meal Sites

All Foods Fit into a Healthy Diet

March is National Nutrition Month. During the month of March, everyone is invited to learn about making informed food choices and developing helpful eating and physical activity habits. This March, we are focusing on how all foods can fit into...
Amber, Indianapolis mom of 7

Community Connections Empower Indy Mom to Break out of Homelessness

Building a healthier, flourishing community for all is a vision that requires many individuals and community partners working together. Consider the case of Amber, a mother of seven children, including an adult son who is non-verbal with autism and special...
Older woman living at home and her caregiver at home in kitchen

Getting Older Doesn’t Have to Mean a Change of Address

Most seniors want to live in their own homes as they age. While about a third of people age 65 and older need assistance with at least one activity of daily living, there are plenty of ways to help the...

Dementia Friendly Indianapolis Kick-off

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Safe at Home Yard Clean-Up Day

April 29 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Provider Fair

June 21 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm


of seniors want to remain in their current home for the rest of their lives

3+ Years

The average length of time that a CICOA client is able to remain living independently in their own home. 


out of every dollar directly supports clients

CICOA Foundation

CICOA is making a difference for Central Indiana’s seniors and people with disabilities by providing meals, transportation, home modifications, and in-home care to remain comfortably and safely at home. Join us in our mission.