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Welcome to the Council on Aging of Greater Nashville - Identifying Needs. Finding Solutions.

95 White Bridge Road • Suite 114 • Nashville, TN • 37205 • PH. 615-353-4235

Recent Publications

2013-14 Directory of Services for Seniors.
  This 250 page publication is an impartial, comprehensive resource guide providing guidance to older adults about the services and resources available in Middle Tennessee.  • Learn More • Browse the Online Director of Services for Seniors by clicking on the picture.

COA Annual Report
COA's 2013 Annual Report.
  COA is tackling the issues of elder abuse, grandparents raising grandchildren, and other important challenges impacting Middle TN's older adults. •Learn More

A New Resource for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren.
COA is excited to announce the release Empowering Grandparents: A Guide for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. The goal of this booklet is to empower grandparents by providing them with the knowledge and resources to meet the challenges and responsibilities in "parenting grandchildren." •Learn More

Aging & Caring:  Things Families Need to Know updated Details

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News & Upcoming Events

Join COA at the PS Lifestyle Senior Solutions Expo on Saturday, October 18! 

For all seniors looking to enhance their lives and their lifestyles, the PS Lifestyle Senior Solutions Expo is the place to go! Enjoy the inspiration of aging-expert speakers and artists. Meet seasoned professionals who can assist in navigating life’s transitional moments. Experience the indulgence of pampering spa services and products. The Expo will provide a one-stop source of connection to valuable local and national resources for older adults, their families and caregivers.  The Expo will take place on Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Hall D of Nashville’s Music City Center.  Admission and parking is FREE for attendees is available at Music City Center.

Expo activities include:

  • Education sessions on important issues affecting older adults and their families.
  • Complimentary personal consultation on topics such as Legal Advice, Financial Options and Insurance.
  • Free health screenings.
  • Healthy-cooking demonstrations.
  • Second Wind Dreams Virtual Dementia Tour.
  • Exhibit booths with information on housing, home care, and hospice options.
  • PS Lifestyle’s Spa Pavilion offering complimentary spa services and product demonstrations: chair massages, paraffin hand wax, make-up stations and more.
  • Senior Solutions Fashion Show featuring models from local LeadingAge member communities.
  • Musical entertainment featuring Samité.
  • The Tennessee finals of the National Senior League Wii Bowling Championship.
  • Many other exciting attractions and engaging entertainment.

The event is co-organized by LeadingAge, LeadingAge TN,  the Council on Aging, Greater Nashville Regional Council Area Agency on Aging, Lipscomb University, and is part of LeadingAge’s 2014 annual meeting and expo.

Interested in Exhibiting? Exhibit opportunities are still available. Please call 202-508-9479  

For more information, vsit www.seniorsolutionsexpo.com or call 615-862-8828.

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  • Scam of the Month-October 2014: The Lock-Out Scam This scam has been successfully attempted in several different Nashville neighborhoods. A clean cut man in his 30s comes to a front door and says that he lives just down ...
    Posted Sep 30, 2014, 4:11 PM by Amanda Chiavini
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Aging Issues Blog

Recent Announcements

  • All Aging is Local Blog contribution by Beverly S. Patnaik President Council on Aging of Greater Tennessee     The Council on Aging of Greater Nashville has a tremendous opportunity to respond to the changing landscape ...
    Posted Aug 5, 2014, 11:54 AM by Amanda Chiavini
  • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren – 9 Ways To Start This is part of a new blog series from The Council on Aging of Greater Nashville. Each post is an excerpt from our library of publications that focus on issues ...
    Posted Jul 21, 2014, 12:53 PM by Amanda Chiavini
  • Long Term Care – To Insure or Not to Insure? By: Valida Burks, State Farm Insurance, COA Board of DirectorsUnfortunately like most things there are various opinions about the need for Long Term Care Insurance.  I read a recent ...
    Posted Apr 28, 2014, 7:49 AM by Amanda Chiavini
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