The elderly have earned a special place in our community, and the Iberia Council on Aging recognizes this fact.
We recognize and celebrate our elderly citizens. That is why we tend to their needs, assist them in living, support them, advocate for them and work every day to enhance their lives.
Home Delivered Meals
Delivery of balanced hot meals to a limited number of homebound, frail or disabled elderly.
Serving hot, balanced meals in a community settings. These meals satisfy social and nutritional needs.
Homemaker / Housekeeping
Provides light housekeeping to those seniors unable to care for their home themselves.
Family Caregiver's Support
Offers relief to the caregiver responsible for the constant care of an adult 60 years or older.
Provides individual and group activities that promote social interaction & well-being.
Transport participants to COA related activities and nutrition site.
Identifies isolated and hard to reach individuals in order to assist them in gaining access to needed services.
Information & Assistance
Provides information on opportunities and services, which meet the individual's needs through advice, counseling, referral, and follow up.
Education to promote better health by providing accurate and culturally sensitive nutrition, physical fitness or health (as it relates to nutrition) information and instruction.
Contact individuals by phone on a regular basis to determine physical status, to provide comfort and care.
Visits in the home of elderly providing comfort, encouragement, listening and fellowship.
Activities designed to support and/or improve the older person's mental and physical wellbeing.
Determines a client's need for assistance and provides financial assistance.
Issue assistive devices, e.g. walkers, wheelchairs, fans, heaters, depending on availability.
Provides Acadian on Call alert buttons at a discounted rate.
Farmer's Market Voucher
Assist qualified seniors with application for fresh fruit and vegetables