Long-term Care Planning Month Open House & Basket Raffle

On October 13, 2022, Complete Senior Care – PACE will hold an Open House and Basket Raffle from 9 AM – 4 PM at our facility 1302 Main Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14304 (IDT BOARD ROOM) Please come join us for a FUN time at Complete Senior Care – PACE for long-term care planning information, … Continued

The Volunteer Center at HANCI holds Sock Drive for 9/11 Day of Service.

This September, the Volunteer Center at HANCI is holding a Sock Drive for Niagara County Veterans and those in need for 9/11 Day of Service.’ What is 9/11 Day of Service? On the September 11 National Day of Service and Remembrance, we invite you to cross divides, differences, and ideologies to come together in service … Continued

COA Hosts Public Fraud & Scam Prevention Seminar for Niagara’s Seniors

On Monday the Council for Older Adults held a public Fraud and Scam Prevention seminar for Niagara County seniors. Guest Speakers for the event were: Beth Nelson w/NYS Senior Medicare Patrol Director, Lauren Kirchmyer, w/ BBB of Upstate New York – Marketing and Outreach Coordinator, and Niagara County Sheriff Michael J. Filicetti, who spoke about … Continued

Young at Heart Show: New Season/New Host!

This morning, Jordan James sat down for his first show as the host of “Young at Heart,” a television show brought to you by the Council for Older Adults in Niagara County (COA). The COA’s mission is to educate and enrich older adults living in Niagara County, as well as to provide information and programs … Continued

HANCI Offering FREE Homecare Aide Training Certification

HANCI’s mission to keep people living safely at home has never been more important. With the protection of our clients and caregivers as our highest priority during the Coronavirus pandemic and always, we have mobilized our team so we can stay on the front lines, providing the highest level of care to our clients – … Continued

COA Welcomes Jordan Moll-Vigrass as Assistant Coordinator!

His first action item: Meeting with LCTV studio execs and setting up a brand new season of COA’s “Young at Heart” program This week assistant Coordinator of the Council for Older Adults of Niagara (COA) Jordan James, and COA Coordinator Marybeth Kupiec, met with the public access TV pros at LCTV studios in Lockport to … Continued


Pictured above is the 9/11 Memorial Healing Field of 3,000 U.S. flags, constructed at Gratwick-Riverside Park in North Tonawanda. Americorps Seniors volunteers worked alongside event organizers from the Erie Niagara Sunrise Exchange Club to create the breathtaking memorial. Ceremonies took place all weekend honoring victims, Military, first-responders and healthcare workers. The September 11 National Day … Continued

RSVP Program is in the NEWS!

Buffalo Spree’s Kathy Schlaich published a story recently highlighting RSVP (the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) through HANCI. RSVP matches volunteers ages 55+ with volunteer opportunities throughout Niagara County – helping approximately fifty non-profit public agencies and organizations, performing over 80,000 hours annually. volunteers are eligible to receive mileage reimbursement from their homes to and … Continued