Commission on Aging

ATTENTION!!: Unfortunately we have to CANCEL the AARP Driving Safety Class Scheduled for Wednesday, November 13 from 10a-4p...our instructor is stranded in Minnesota.  We will keep you posted on the rescheduled date and time. 

WE ARE HIRING!
  
Charlevoix County Commission on Aging is seeking a part time Home Delivered Meals Driver/Kitchen Helper for the Boyne Area Senior Center.  This position is Monday through Friday, for the hours between 10a – 2p, for up to 20 hours a week.  May through September on Wednesdays the work day hours are 3p-7p.  Start and finish time may fluctuate slightly dependent upon daily kitchen needs. No weekends.  This position is responsible for the daily home delivered meals delivery for Home Bound Aging Charlevoix residents and assisting with various kitchen needs.  This position is based out of the Boyne Area Senior Center.  The right person needs have a positive perspective and love to work with seniors, and for seniors, on an independent basis.  They should be outgoing, dependable, flexible and have effective communication skills.  You must possess the physical abilities to lift to 50 pounds maximum and transfer items to and from vehicles and/or dining and office facilities. You must possess a valid driver’s license to travel from one location to another. You must have the ability to climb steps/stairs and must have reliable transportation as use of your own vehicle may be necessary.  You must pass a physical, drug test and background check.  Mileage will be paid if a COA or County fleet vehicle is unavailable.  Applications are available for download from the Charlevoix County website “Employment Opportunities” page, and need to be submitted either via email to administration@charlevoixcounty.org, or via mail to:  Human Resources, 301 State St., Charlevoix, MI  49720.  Charlevoix County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Posted on November 4, 2019

The mission of the Charlevoix County Commission on Aging is to provide the highest quality senior services in partnership with the community.  We focus our efforts on advocacy and support for seniors and their caregivers by promoting health, wellness, and education to achieve a dignified and enriched quality of life.

Department Contact                                    

tn_coa_office_zoomedMonday-Friday 7:30 - 4:30*
Wednesdays May - September 2p-7p
Phone: 231-237-0103
Fax:     231-237-0105


Location:
218 W. Garfield Avenue
Charlevoix , MI 49720

(share building with Health Dept)

Office:
                                                                                                                                                                       
Amy Wieland: Executive Director
Sheri Shepard
: Assistant Director
Theresa Graham: Office Manager
Sally Nye: Database Coordinator
Tracey Rupinski,RN,BA: Director of Health Care Services
Paul Tate: Food Services Manager
Kevin Clements: Senior Program Facilitator

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What We Do:
The Charlevoix County Commission on Aging is your resource for highly qualified, professional services, programs and resource material including:  
                       
Foot Care
Home Delivered Meals                     
                                                                           In- Home Health Services      
Senior Center Meals                                                                                                    In-Home Respite       
Senior Center Activities/Events/Education & Outreach                                        Personal Care Assistance   
Medicare/Medicaid Assistance planning                                                                Homemaker Program      
Health Care Service Clinics:
Blood Pressure Check, Hearing Check, Hearing Aid Cleaning and Repair, Etc.