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A community where everyone has the opportunity to age successfully.

Established 1964

Promote the independence, dignity, and well-being of adults through service, education, and advocacy.

Whether you are learning 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 of Buncombe County can help you to make the right connections.

Support our work: Donate to the Council on Aging.

COVID-19 Updates

  • Our Office is closed to the public. We are available by phone at (828) 277-8288.
  • Appointments are available by phone, including Medicare Counseling.​​
  • Senior Nutrition is being offered via curbside pick-up and deliveries while the dining sites are closed.
  • CAPES (Caring for Aging People Education & Support) has gone virtual and meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month, 5-6:30pm via Zoom. See our Events page.

Upcoming Events

  1. Introduction to Medicare – Medicare/SHIIP

    November 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  2. Introduction to Medicare – Medicare/SHIIP

    November 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

SHIIP = Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program

Call us today for help.
(828) 277-8288

Thank You, Sponsors

Roberts Stevens Attorneys at Law
Deerfield Community
Parsec Financial
Bank of America
Capstone Health Alliance
Givens Estates
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Put a leaf on our donor tree and support over a dozen programs for seniors and their caregivers. Our programs need funding to continue and your contribution makes a difference! Support Us

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