Welcome to the Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee!
The Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee strives to ensure that the community values, honors and supports older adults and caregivers by addressing unmet needs through information, advocacy and education and by being a catalyst for comprehensive solutions.
Our Key Priorities
Elder Abuse and Scam Prevention
Caregiver education, support and referral
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Aging & Caring: A Guide for Families and Caregivers is now an E-Book!
Aging & Caring: A Guide for Families and Caregivers is designed to assist those caring for an older adult. Caregivers can include spouses, adult children, family members, neighbors and friends. This guide provides the framework for helping caregivers understand a variety of issues while planning for and with an older adult. Our hope is that you’ll find this information useful as you navigate the caregiving journey.
Community Health Matters
Learn more about the Council on Aging, important issues facing older adults and caregivers, and community resources from Grace Smith, Executive Director, who was recently interviewed for a segment on Community Health Matters.
We’re thrilled to announce that COA has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 Salute to Excellence Awards – Frist Foundation Team Building Award!
Our selection is based on convening and managing the Senior Transportation Leadership Coalition, and incubating and launching Senior Ride Nashville. The award winner will be announced at the Salute to Excellence dinner on Tuesday, October 9th. Fingers crossed!