Seniors Safe at Home
Sometimes a little extra help is all you need to keep living independently and safely at home. The Council on Aging (COA) offers a variety of services that enable older people to be safe, comfortable and independent at home and to get out into the community. If you would like more information or have questions regarding access to any of the services listed below, please email us your name, the best way to contact you and the zip code of the person needing assistance. A Services Specialist will be in touch with you promptly.
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Many of these services are provided by volunteers; a great way to get involved with COA and help others. If you would like to volunteer to help with any of these programs contact Dawn Sponseller at DawnS@coabc.org or 828-277-8288 ext. 310.
Council On Aging of Buncombe County has Services Specialists on site at Vanderbilt Apartments and through a contracted service with National Church Residences of Columbus, Ohio. These coordinators work with the residents of these buildings in an effort to link them with community services that allow them to remain in independent living.
Cyndy Wallhauser - Battery Park 828-252-7995
Turkessa Baten - Vanderbilt 828-253-8024
These programs are primarily funded through contributions from individuals. If you would like to help COA provide these vital services you can make a gift through our secure site by DONATING ONLINE.