Trust the Council on Aging (COA) to provide personal, caring support to manage the challenges of growing older. At COA you’ll find referrals and advice. Whether you are navigating the Medicare system, looking for services to help you stay healthy and independent at home, or need support in taking care of others, the Council on Aging can help you make the right connections. You will find information about our programs and services on this site or call us at 828-277-8288. We look forward to working with you.