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Grant Helps Seniors Live at Home Longer with Accessibility Modifications

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions has received a grant of $10,000 from the Hoover Family Foundation to provide home safety and accessibility modifications for low-income senior homeowners through CICOA’s Safe at Home program. The modifications completed by CICOA’s Safe at...
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Getting to Know You

How well do you know your neighbors, friends, coworkers or others in your social circles? What does it take to truly know the people in your life? At a basic level, I think it starts with interest and effort. As...
Lonliness Bad for Health

FSSA Grant Supports Aging in Place for Adults with Mental Illness

CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions has received a grant of $1.5 million from the Family and Social Services Administration, Division of Mental Health & Addiction. This funding for Area Agencies on Aging (AAA) will support aging in place by providing...
United Way of Central Indiana

UWCI Grant Provides Access to Food, Transportation, Housing

United Way of Central Indiana has awarded a Basic Needs Fund grant of $360,000 to CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions. United Way funding will help thousands of CICOA clients in Central Indiana gain access to healthy food, transportation and safe...
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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...

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