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Caregiver son and mother meeting with social worker

Meeting You Where You Are: Diversity in Our Values

It doesn’t really matter where I grew up, how I grew up or how I view the world. Sure, it matters to me, because my background has shaped my life, my views and my passions. But when I work in...
Bingocize fitness and nutrition for seniors in Indianapolis

Fitness, Nutrition and Prizes: Bingocize®

Wellness is important at every age, but sometimes it's hard to find ways to get moving or learn about healthy eating. That's why CICOA is pleased to offer Bingocize®, a program just for seniors that combines fitness and nutrition with the fun of Bingo. These common questions about the program can help...
Pet food program for Indianapolis seniors

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

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 own meal, even if it means he goes without. Princess has been Alan’s constant companion...
Arago Honors Recipient

CICOA Receives Meridian Foundation Arago Honors Award for Innovation

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 to respond creatively to the challenges facing older adults, those...
Forward-thinking business strategy

It’s Time to Reinvent the Wheel

We’ve all heard the saying: “There’s no need to reinvent the wheel.” Yet, as I think about this today, I am shifting my focus and adapting to some new realities. Friends, it’s time we reinvent the wheel. Welcome to 2022....
Carmine

Indy Mom Finds Inspiration From Their Miracle Baby to Create Children’s Books

Four-year-old Carmine may rely on a G-tube for nourishment, and he may not have mastered as many words as his peers, but Carmine is a celebration, not a condition, says his mom, Shecara Squires Reives of Brownsburg. Like lots of...

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