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Independence, Dignity and Quality
Of Life ... At Each Stage Of Aging

Serving seniors since 1973
The St. Joseph County Commission on Aging is responsible for providing services to senior citizens to enhance seniors’ quality of life, at each stage of aging.

Recent COA News
Re-Enrollment Begins Monday, October 1
New intake forms will need to be filled out for all COA members beginning October 1. Restaurant tickets are good through December 31, 2018. Please stop by to renew at either of our centers.
Smart Driver Safety Course Offered at Both COA Sites
The COA will offer a refresher course developed for older drivers that includes driving safety strategies, dealing with aggressive drivers, new developments in intersections, changes in vehicle safety devices and much more. The one-day, eight-hour course is presented by AARP. The cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non members. If you would like to sign up, call the COA at (269) 279-8083. It will be offered on Tuesday, October 16 at the Three Rivers center and on Wednesday, November 7 at the Oaks Enrichment Center in Sturgis.
Love to Sing? Want to Meet New People? Then Join the COA Choir!
The COA is now offering choir practice at both its centers. The Three Rivers group meets on Tuesdays at 10 a.m.d and in Sturgis the group gets together at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays. The choir is led by volunteer and retired music teacher Shelby Wagner. The choir will perform at the COA Holiday Party in December. We would love to have more singers at both our locations so please consider joining in on the fun!
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