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Knowledge Is More Than Power, It’s a Lifeline

More than 9,000 people called CICOA’s Aging & Disability Resource Center in May. It’s a new record for incoming calls. We’ve been setting records at our call center every month since July 2022. The “silver tsunami” is real. Our community...
Pauline Dillard

‘This is my Caryn, and she’s from CICOA’

Indianapolis woman receives comfort and support from CICOA's CareAware caregiver support counselor Pauline Dillard wasn’t interested in dating. A single mom who had raised four kids, Pauline was focused on her own life in 2008. She had a good job...
Strengthen the Safety Net

Strengthen the Safety Net

When I was a small child, I vividly recall falling into a small pit filled with broken concrete and construction scraps.  My parents were building their dream home at the time, and the open pit was used as trash dump,...
Hug a senior today

Hug a Senior Today!

I have a big favor to ask everyone. I want you to call an older adult in your life today. Let them know you care. Better yet, visit an older adult and give them a big hug. Tell them how...
Bingocize and Fresh Produce Helps Older Woman Live a Better Life

Building a Better Life Begins with Nutrition and Exercise

It’s never too late to build a better life. Just ask Jan, 76, who said her life started changing for the better earlier this year when she joined a Bingocize® class offered by CICOA. “I’ve lost seven pounds. I have...
Innovation at CICOA

Lead the Way with Innovation

Wrinkle (NOUN): a slight line or fold in something, especially fabric or skin; a clever innovation; a different or unexpected development, action or idea. The global market for “anti-wrinkle” skin care products is on the rise. Projected to grow from...

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