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COA Home Plate Project

STEP UP TO THE PLATE! THE COA HOME PLATE PROJECT! Maintaining optimal health is one critical key to successful aging.  And proper nutrition plays an important rolein staying healthy.  Now you can sponsor home-delivered meals for elders who are making the hospital-to-home transition. According to a survey by Flagler Hospital, help with meals is the…Read More

Congratulations, Ed Clark

COA Transportation Director Ed Clark is in the “Spotlight” of the winter edition of the RTAP bulletin!  Here’s one quote from Ed … “Working in para-transit has been one of the more routinely heartwarming ways of dedicating my life to public service.”  You can read more about Ed by clicking HERE!  Read More

COA Shares News for 2017

Our Annual Meeting was held recently at River House…where else? We took a look at last year’s efforts which included saving St. Johns County residents over $2 million on their prescription medications through our Prescription Assistance Program! (A partnership with Flagler Hospital) We also looked ahead at 2017. Executive Director Becky Yanni emphasized that our…Read More

Step UP…To The COA Home Plate Project –

Step up to the plate! The COA Home Plate Project! According to Flagler Hospital, the one thing that helps to ease the transition from a hospital stay back to independent home living for area elders is some help with meal preparation. Now YOU can offer that help. Your $100.00 donation will provide two daily meals…Read More

Michelangelo never stopped…what about you?

Michelangelo began working on the Pieta at the age of 22 and finished it at age 24. But, even when he was 87, he was still discovering, exploring and creating…in other words, he never stopped learning. We have activities and events for everyone of every age; take a class with your kids, golf with your…Read More


Don’s Friends have done it again

Meet Monica Ward and friends! Who are also Don’s Friends, a group of students from Michigan State University who spent their winter school break visiting St. Augustine and building wheel chair ramps for our older residents. Many thanks to Monica, her wonderful group of friends and to the area businesses who participated in and supported…Read More

Find us on Facebook!

Just a reminder to check out our COA Facebook page! You’ll find lots of information, lots of fun photos, and lots of details about upcoming events. If you like what you see, why not make it official and “Like” our page? Just click on ‘read more’ to access our Facebook page link. Click here for…Read More

Happy New Year

The Council on Aging would like to wish all of our friends and participants a very happy New Year! We hope it’s your best year yet!Read More


SANTA HEADS TO THE SANDBAR!                 Santa will be stopping be the Sandbar Pub, 7025 A1A South on Wednesday, December 14th from 4-8 pm. Why? Well, to enjoy a delicious fried fish dinner for just $10! And, to have one of the celebrity bartenders mix up a holiday…Read More

Ebert Has Some Great Advice…but…

    What does Ebert think? Take a look and give a listen! We think Ebert has some great advice and we can’t argue with anything he has to say! After all, he’s 88 and he certainly speaks from experience. But that made us wonder…what advice would YOU have for Ebert? Send us an email…we’d…Read More