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CICOA Receives $10,000 from Glick Philanthropies to Support Residents Amid COVID-19

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions Among 107 Organizations Selected for $820,000 Community Relief Fund CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions received a $10,000 grant from the Glick Community Relief Fund, a grant program of Glick Philanthropies to help local nonprofit organizations...
Staying Healthy During COVID-19 Quarantine

Quarantine Nutrition Tips

It’s important that we all maintain a healthy diet and be as active as we can even during quarantine. This is especially true for older adults. Maintaining a healthy diet and exercising are known to boost the immune system. With...
Caregiver Redirecting Someone with Dementia

Techniques to Help Calm, Redirect Loved Ones with Dementia

If you have a loved one with dementia, chances are good they may say things that don’t make sense, are inappropriate or even hurtful. It’s a frustrating, confusing and even embarrassing symptom of the disease, which causes deterioration of a...
Volunteers Needed to Call Seniors

CICOA Seeks Volunteers in the Fight Against Social Isolation

People are getting creative to stay connected during this pandemic. We hear stories daily of drive-by birthday parties and visiting loved ones through windows. We recently shared the story about Chuck, a client who was recovering from surgery in a...
Estate Planning

Estate Plans: Let’s Complete the Process

As we reviewed recently, updating or completing an estate plan is something we do not like to think about but need to get done. Action steps include: Figure out the person(s) or place (like a bank) that you want to...
CICOA Blogs News

COVID-19 Grant Increases Food Access for Seniors

Indiana University Health has awarded a $10,000 grant to CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions to support CICOA’s mission and work during the COVID-19 crisis. Through this grant, Indiana University Health seeks to increase food access for seniors impacted by the...

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