Direct Services for Older and Disabled Adults

The Council on Aging – Southern California (COASC) has been a trusted nonprofit organization since 1973. We provide unbiased information, programs and services to more than 290,000 seniors and disabled adults annually across Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, Inyo and Mono counties.

We promote the independence, health and dignity of adults through compassion, education and advocacy.

Answers Resource

Our 2018 Answers Guide contains vital information to help you navigate the aging experience.

Friendly Visitor

Provides companionship and social support to isolated, frail older and disabled adults in Orange County.

Health Insurance Counseling (HICAP)

Free, unbiased counseling to help you understand your Medicare benefits and options.


Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Advocates for the rights of older and disabled adults living in skilled nursing and residential care facilities.

ReConnect Program

Assists adults aged 60+ to manage and improve their emotional health and overall well-being.

Senior Protection Program and FAST

Educational seminars to help you avoid financial predators and limited consultation on matters of abuse.


Mobilizes community support and provides holiday gifts to over 5,500 residents in long-term care facilities.


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