Commission on Aging


120 Grandview Boulevard
Gaylord, MI 49735
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Office Hours: Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to Noon and 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Phone:  989-732-1122
Fax:   989-731-2739

Management Team: Dona J. Wishart, Executive Director  
Dale Gehman, Director

Commission on Aging Website Advocacy Department: 989-732-9977

The Otsego County Commission on Aging provides programs and services “to help and to care” for older adults and their caregivers. This is done in the spirit of caring and with the goal of promoting and protecting the independence and well-being of older adults and their dignity. Programs and services include Information and Assistance, In-Home Services, Congregate and Home Delivered Meals, Otsego Haus Adult Day Services, Advocacy, Caregiver Support, Special Events, and Volunteer Opportunities. Are you a family caregiver needing help? Call for more information – 989-732-1122. Map to Facility Locations – Map

Commission on Aging Bylaws – 2011
OCCOA Component Unit Agreement – 2016
Commission on Aging Articles of Incorporation

Mission Statement

The mission of the Otsego County Commission on Aging is to coordinate, provide and initiate programs, and promote the independence and well-being of older adults of Otsego County and supporting family caregivers. See below for the Otsego County Commission on Aging Community Plan 2014-2016. OCCOA Community Plan 2014-2016

Board Meeting Calendar

October 12, 2016
December 14, 2016
February 22, 2017 – ANNUAL MEETING
April 12, 2017 
June 14, 2017 
September 13, 2017 

Meetings are held at the University Center-Gaylord the second Wednesday as scheduled beginning @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am.

2018-2019 Board Meeting Calendar

2016-17 Holiday & Meeting Schedule
OCCOA 2016-17 Holiday Calendar

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