Mandate & Mission

Our Mission

The Council on Aging is a bilingual voluntary organization that works with and for seniors to enhance their quality of life through sound public policy and program decisions.

Our Vision

An age-friendly society

Our Values

  1. Social justice: recognition and respect of the rights and values of everyone and openness to diversity of ideas and cultures
  2. Integrity: consistency and ethical responsibility
  3. Transparency: sharing of information and knowledge
  4. Evidence- informed: attention to all available data and information to guide decisions
  5. Responsiveness: consistent and informed follow-through of client and partner requests; listening with empathy
  6. Collaboration: working with seniors and other organizations to create synergies
  7. Effectiveness: judicious use of our resources and focus on results