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INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES

Research now proves conclusively that most elder residents want to stay in their own homes or apartments as long as possible!

COA can help!

COA Independent Living Services provides fee-based and subsidized community programs that facilitate at-home, independent living for older adults. (60-plus)

Subsidized services are accessible through a variety of federal, state, county and community-based contracts or programs; they are contingent upon availability and eligibility. We will be happy to tell you about these services and how to access them.

Both our fee-based and subsidized services include care management, assistance with daily household chores, emergency home energy assistance, emergency alert response systems, homemaking, information and referral, personal care and respite care. Please call our COA Independent Living Manager Cathy Rabino at (904) 209-3670 to learn more.

Prescription Assistance Program

Has the high cost of medications left you trying to decide which prescriptions you can afford?

If so, please call the Council On Aging, and learn how we may be able to help you receive free/lower cost medications. These reduced medication costs are offered through the pharmaceutical companies. If you are eligible, we will help you navigate the application process.

Since 2003, COA has been assisting seniors (55+ since 2016) take advantage of the Patient Assistance Programs offered through the pharmaceutical companies.

In recent years we have saved seniors over $2,000,000 per year!!

Contact Tina Brophil, our Prescription Assistance Coordinator to learn more.
Phone: (904) 797-8700
Email: tbrophil@stjohnscoa.com