Capital Area Agency on Aging Welcomes New Executive Director

Capital Area Agency on Aging Welcomes New Executive Director Baton Rouge, LA —Capital Area Agency on Aging (CAAA) is pleased to welcome Craig A. Kaberline as its new executive director, effective May 4. Mr. Kaberline succeeds Shirley Merrick, who recently accepted a position as executive director for the Governor’s Office of Elderly Affairs, after 45 years […]

St. Helena Parish “Celebrate You”

We wrapped up the “Celebrate You” events at the St. Helena Council on Aging’s monthly community meeting February 21, 2019 at the First Baptist Church in Greensburg. Thanks to Jim Robb and the staff of St. Helena Council on Aging for their hospitality. State Representative Robbie Carter, Police Jury President, Jermaine Williams, Mary Hall, Register […]

Assumption Parish Celebrate You

Capital Area Agency on Aging held a Celebrate You event at the Assumption Council on Aging in Napoleonville, LA on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. Angele Authment and her staff gave us a real “bayou” welcome.

West Feliciana Parish Celebrate You

The Celebrate You event in West Feliciana was held at the Hemingbough in St. Francisville. The space was donated and the chef for the Hemingbough prepared gumbo with all the “fixings” for the seniors. Thank you to Sherrel Johnson and the staff of West Feliciana Council on Aging for arranging the location and being perfect […]

Ascension Parish Celebrate You

The rain did not dampen the “Celebrate You” event at the Ascension Council on Aging – Gonzales Senior Center. Thank you so much to Darlene Schexnayder, Executive Director of Ascension Council on Aging and the Gonzales Senior Center staff for being great hosts. Parish President Kenny Matassa joined us in celebrating the seniors of Ascension […]

Washington Parish Celebrate You

The “Celebrate You” event in Washington Parish was held at the Bogalusa Senior Center in Bogalusa, LA. Thank you to Nancy McBeth and her staff for being the perfect hosts. State Representative Melinda White and Bogalusa Mayor Wendy Perrette attended the event and well as representatives from our Sponsor Allwell – Essie Kennerson, Market Manager, […]

Celebrate You – West Baton Rouge Parish

On Wednesday, November 21, 2018, the West Baton Rouge Council on Aging (COA) hosted Capital Area Agency on Aging’s (CAAA) 45th Anniversary, “Celebrate You” event at the West Baton Rouge COA Senior Center in Port Allen, LA. A special thank you to the 85 seniors and guest who attended the celebration. We also want to […]

Celebrate You Iberville Parish

CAAA held its 4th of its10 scheduled 45th anniversary “Celebrate You” birthday events 11/7/18 at the North Iberville Community Center in Rosedale, Louisiana. The Iberville Council on Aging assembled 89 seniors from throughout the parish for the event. They were great hosts. They provided a DJ and there was dancing. A special thank you to […]

2018 Health Fair Expo

The 2018 Health Fair Expo was a success. There were 630 seniors in attendance for the event A special thanks to Dusty Lyons who coordinated the event; to staff members Arleather Johnson, Melodie Leggett, Dianne Flores and Ashton Hawkins and staff members from Ascension Council on Aging for going the day before to setup for […]

Celebrate You – Tangipahoa

The “Celebrate You” event went well in Tangipahoa. There were 121 seniors in attendance. Tangipahoa Council allowed the celebration event to be a part of their annual meeting. Two are the award recipients – Oldest Senior – Ms. Faye Magee (age 92) was not able to attend the event. A special thank you to Tangipahoa […]