Mandate & Mission
As a bilingual and inclusive Council, we work to advance the wellbeing of Ottawa’s older adults
Respected, informed and engaged seniors living in an Age-Friendly city
Our Core Values
Accountability - the willingness to work together and accept responsibility for our actions with respect and honesty
Perseverance - the performance our actions and efforts towards our goals, despite difficulties and challenges
Competence - the conduct of our actions and attitudes in a manner that displays integrity, conscientiousness, and knowledge
Equity, Inclusion and Diversity - the incorporation in our daily work of inclusive and age-friendly environments where all individuals and all communities benefit from fair and equal opportunities
Age Positiveness - the view of aging as a healthy, normal part of life and the valuing of the contributions that older adults make to their families and communities.
To see the COA Strategic Plan for 2022-2024, click here.