Medical Transportation Drivers Needed

Are you looking for a way to get involved in our community? We are in need  of volunteer drivers to assist with medical transportation. By driving Cass County residents to and from out-of-county medical appointments, you have the chance to help a neighbor in need.   Mileage is reimbursed. You must... (read more)



Help for the Caregiver - Savvy Caregiver Class

Charrise McCorey and her family had just moved to Cass County. She had been caring for her mother Patty Sharkey in their home for many years and was in desperate need of services. She began the journey of seeking information. In her previous area of residence, she had sought help but kept coming to... (read more)



COA Seeking Applicants For Board Of Directors

The Cass County Council on Aging is now accepting applications from individuals interested in volunteering as members of the Board of Directors.  The Board establishes policy and provides governance for the organization.   The Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 8:30 AM at the Edward... (read more)



2 New Year's Fitness Specials

All-Inclusive ~ 6 Months FITNESS SPECIAL  Cost: $199 Help yourself stick to that New Year’s  fitness resolution with this 6-month fitness special. It includes all access to personal trainers, customized  fitness programming, five days a week of in-person and online fitness classes (excluding yoga... (read more)



Congregate Meal Donations

The Cass County COA Nutrition Program offers nutritious meals to eligible seniors 60 years of age and older. There is no charge for these meals, but donations are encouraged.   All donations are used to support and expand the nutrition program and directly benefit you and the community.  ... (read more)



Newton House Art Exhibition

Paintings come together in a traveling exhibition that displays the work of seven local artists. Each artist created a painting that captures the majesty of the local Historic Newton House and its surroundings.   The Newton House, located in Marcellus, was designated a Michigan State Historic Site... (read more)



Yoga Benefits

Getting older presents many gifts: maturity, grace, wisdom, experience, and perspective, to name a few. Growing older can also carry many challenges. Memory can decline, balance can be impaired, and the sense of self can suffer. The risk of life-threatening illnesses, such as diabetes,... (read more)



COA Family Feud

For our recent COA Employee Party, we played a version of Family Feud.  We sent a survey with a variety of questions to Cass County Seniors, and 60 people responded.  Here are the top answers....   What is your favorite college football team?        Michigan (23) Notre Dame (21)                ... (read more)



Physical Activity vs. Exercise

Physical Activity vs. Exercise   You may ask yourself what the difference is between the two. Physical activity is any form of bodily movement or activity carried out by the muscles that require energy. In other words, it is any movement a person makes. Examples are walking around the grocery store... (read more)



December Anniversaries

The Cass County COA would like to recognize the following employees that have work anniversaries in December:   Bonnie Green Administrative Assistant 34 Years - the COA's longest tenured employee   Leslie Vargo Lifelong Learning 12 Years   Janet Amberg Front Desk 6 Years