Press Releases

Low-income Seniors to Receive Fresh Produce Thanks to $4.4 Million Grant from the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation

September 19, 2022
Check presentation for Anthem healthy food grant

CICOA and area agencies on aging statewide to help seniors get fruits and veggies year-round with goal of lowering risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure…

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CICOA Receives United Way of Central Indiana Basic Needs Fund Grant

July 26, 2022

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions has received a Basic Needs Fund grant of $225,000 from United Way of Central Indiana. This critical funding supports essential elements of CICOA’s work and…

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Creativity, Innovation, Advocacy Inspire CICOA 2022 Annual Awards

June 29, 2022
Harold "H.B." Bell

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions presented six awards June 28 during its annual meeting to recognize individuals and organizations that have made a significant impact on our mission during the…

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Lilly Endowment Inc. Awards CICOA $5 Million Sustainability Grant

June 22, 2022

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions has received a grant of $5 million from Lilly Endowment Inc. through its latest round of financial sustainability grants. This grant is one of eight…

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CICOA Selected to Present at National Geriatrics Conference

May 26, 2022
CICOA Poster Presentation at AGS22

The work CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions is doing with Alzheimer’s and dementia to provide services and education to the community and to better understand the challenges caregivers and patients…

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INHP Grant Supports Home Accessibility for Seniors

April 29, 2022

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions has received a $20,000 grant from the Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership® (INHP), a local Community Development Financial Institution supporting affordable housing in Indianapolis. The grant supports…

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Purdue University Center for Health Equity and Innovation Partners with CICOA

March 28, 2022

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions received a grant of $4,500 from the Purdue University Center for Health Equity and Innovation (CHEqI) to support new community health worker (CHW) positions within…

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Grant Expands Capacity to Serve Homebound Seniors and Their Pets

March 16, 2022
Pet food and supplies for seniors

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions is a recipient of a 2022 Discovery Grant from Meals on Wheels America, made possible by PetSmart Charities, in the amount of $20,000. The Discovery…

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Seniors No Longer Have to Decide Between Feeding Themselves and Their Pets

January 11, 2022
Pet food program for Indianapolis seniors

CICOA receives Meals on Wheels America grant to provide pet food for Indianapolis seniors  Alan Hall loves his cat Princess so much, it’s not unusual for him to give her some of his…

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CICOA Receives Meridian Foundation Arago Honors Award for Innovation

January 11, 2022
Arago Honors Recipient

Indianapolis-based Meridian Foundation has awarded CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions an award of $10,000 to honor and support its innovative approaches to serving the community. The CICOA Venture Studio seeks…

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