A Community Voice for Seniors

The Council on Aging (COA) serves as a leading community voice for Ottawa’s seniors in both official languages. Our goal is to make Ottawa an increasingly Age-Friendly city by identifying and addressing issues that affect seniors in our community.

We achieve this through advocacy, education, research, and planning. The COA has been an active part of the Ottawa community for over 40 years, tackling issues important to seniors in health, housing, social isolation, transportation, elder abuse, income security, and making Ottawa more age-friendly.
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