Independence Has a Support System

Empowering older adults, people with disabilities and caregivers with answers, services and support. 

“It’s hard for me to do everything on my own, especially since I’ve lost my spouse and don’t have family. To have support from CICOA is a wonderful thing. It’s a relief.”

Carleen hopes to stay in her home in the Crown Hill neighborhood for as long as she can.


Respite Gives Parents Time to Refocus

In 2008, Stacie was pregnant with twin girls when she went into premature labor at 20 weeks. One of the twins was born and didn't survive. Four weeks later, the second twin, Sydni, was born without a pulse but was...

Doctors Said Keith Would Not Live to His First Birthday

"Can I call you Mom?" Keith, 51, asked his cousin Tracy, 47. Normally, Keith calls her by her name. But when he is feeling low, he asks for the reassurance that comes with the name "Mom." Keith is diagnosed with...

So Grateful For the Help CICOA Provides

At 103, Dorothy still gets around, which is not always a good thing. A year ago she was residing in an assisted living facility when she wandered outside and got lost. Dorothy suffers from dementia, among other ailments. Her daughter...

Safe at Home Yard Clean-Up Day

April 27 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Safe at Home Event

September 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

50th Anniversary Gala

October 12 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm


of seniors want to remain in their current home for the rest of their lives

3+ Years

The average length of time that a CICOA client is able to remain living independently in their own home. 


out of every dollar directly supports clients

CICOA Foundation

CICOA is making a difference for Central Indiana’s seniors and people with disabilities by providing meals, transportation, home modifications, and in-home care to remain comfortably and safely at home. Join us in our mission.