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CVCOA Closed Thursday, June 21, 2018

CVCOA Offices will be closed all day on Thursday, June 21, 2018 for our All Staff Meeting.  If you need non-emergency assistance, you may leave a message at 1(800)642-5119 and one of our staff members…

CVCOA Area Plan on Aging in Development

NEW! Join us at CVCOA on June 27, 2018, 9am-11am for a Public Hearing on our four-year Area Plan on Aging Invitation to Public Hearing or submit your comments to Beth Stern at bstern@cvcoa.org Read Needs…

Age Out Loud Fundraiser Tickets Available!

"Age Out Loud' is an evening of comedic storytelling about aging and families featuring NPR award winning comedic storytellers and Moth Slam producers, Susanne Schmidt and Kevin Gallagher, with live blues/rock…

Stowe Reporter Article on Housing and Older Vermonters

"People want to stay in their communities as they age."--State Representative Dan Noyes Read Article

Senator Sanders Town Meeting April 14, 2018

Senior Town Meeting with Sen.Sanders on April 14, 2018

CVCOA Call to Artists for Art of Creative Aging

Central Vermont Council on Aging will showcase the creativity of older Vermonters through artwork and storytelling this May, as part of Older Americans Month.  More Information

Client Praises CVCOA in Times Argus

"Although many others have harder circumstances to deal with, I certainly was in crisis. With the understanding support of the staff at CVCOA, I was able to stay in my home, avert frozen pipes, avoid abandoning…

New Commentary by Beth Stern on Ageism in Times Argus

"Ageism permeates how we look at older adults and how they look at themselves. Commonly used terms such as “the elderly” or “the aged” perpetuate stereotypes of frailty." Read article

Beth Stern in Video about Vermont National Award

New! CVCOA Exec Dir, Beth Stern in video about Vermont being one of four states to win the Pacesetter Prize for improvements in Long-Term Services and supports.Video  

What about the contributions of aging Vermonters?

Age Brings Wisdom  Commentary on Vermont's Aging Population View Article