Council on Aging


The mission of the Canton Council on Aging (COA) is:

  • Educate and inform citizens of the Canton Community of these strengths, needs, and interest through the newsletter and other forms of communications
  • Identify the needs of those 60 and older in the community
  • Initiate, promote and implement services
  • Promote and encourage the community's support of and participation in elder affairs, and to recognize such assistance
COA sign

COA Board

  • Janet Walrod, Chairman
  • Elaine Gilmore, Vice Chair
  • Ellen Donovan, Secretary
  • Doctor John Crowe
  • Alan Leary
  • Jane Pratt
  • John Thoener