August Member Highlight – Meals on Wheels of Hancock County

Mission: Our mission is to help the citizens of Hancock County maintain an independent lifestyle through the delivery of nutritious meals in accordance with prescribed dietary needs and provide a point of personal contact with the community. Website: http://www.mealsonwheelsonline.org/ • Two meals are delivered by friendly volunteers during the noon hour. • One meal is […]
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July Member Highlight – Heritage Place, Inc.

Mission: Heritage Place of Indianapolis, Inc. provides older adults with comprehensive and coordinated human services to encourage and promote healthy lifestyles, independence, well-being and quality of life.   Website: www.heritageplaceindy.org   Postal Address: 4550 North Illinois Street, Indpls., IN 46208 Phone: 317-283-6662   Opportunities: Grocery Shopping, Out to Lunch Group, Fitness Classes (8 each week), […]
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June Member Highlight – CICOA

June Member Highlight – CICOA   CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions is a not-for-profit agency and one of 700 Area Agencies on Aging nationwide. Check out their latest blog post below, entitled “Ten Vegetables and Herbs to Grow at Home (Even in a Tiny Space):” https://cicoa.org/ten-vegetables-herbs-grow-home/ CICOA’s contact info:Main Office: 317-254-5465, Toll Free: 800-489-9550. 
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May Member Highlight – Hendricks Co. Senior Services

Hendricks County Senior Services is propelled by the belief that older persons have the right to live with independence and dignity, in the home of their choice, for as long as possible. Thousands of older adults and family caregivers benefit from the wide variety of services and activities offered at the Senior Center in Danville, […]
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Success Story: New Senior-Friendly Food Pantry at Cambridge Square, Greenwood

Recently Cambridge Square Apartments of Greenwood utilized the EAT Coalition’s guide to starting up a Senior-Friendly Food Pantry. Here is their success story: “I have an exciting update to share with you. This past Friday, we hosted our first food pantry/distribution here at Cambridge Square Greenwood! Johnson County Senior Services graciously stocked our pantry; there […]
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April Member Highlight – Boone Co. Senior Services

http://www.booneseniors.org/ The mission of Boone County Senior Services, Inc. (BCSSI) is to promote independence and provide enriching opportunities for older adults in Boone County. Its purpose is to provide for the emotional, social, physical, and educational well being of older citizens. Established in 1978, BCSSI now provides services to nearly 2,800 unduplicated seniors throughout the […]
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March Member Highlight – Gleaners Food Bank

About Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. www.gleaners.org. On a yearly basis, hundreds of thousands of hungry Hoosiers depend on food and other critical grocery products provided by Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana. Gleaners supplies items to hunger relief agencies and schools throughout 21 counties in central and southeastern Indiana. Gleaners was founded in 1980 and […]
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FEBRUARY MEMBER HIGHLIGHT – PRIMELIFE ENRICHMENT

PrimeLife Enrichment, Inc.’s mission is to provide programs and services that promote independence, optimal wellness and socialization for those aged 50 and beyond. PrimeLife Enrichment, Inc. is a 501©(3) not-for-profit organization that was founded in 1977 to provide programs and services for the particular needs and interests of older adults. Outreach and in-home services are […]
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Meet Sloan Shockley, the newest EAT Co-Chair!

Please welcome Sloan Shockley (Gleaners Food Bank) as our newest EAT Co-Chair. She will be sharing this role with Carla Gardner. Now, more about Sloan… Sloan Shockley – Senior and Mobile Pantry Programs Manager, Gleaners Food Bank Sloan Shockley began her career at Gleaners Food Bank in 1997 through the AmeriCorps Program, working to establish […]
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Meet the new EAT Co-Chair!

The EAT Coalition has a new Co-Chair …a second Co-Chair is forthcoming. Please welcome Carla Gardner (PrimeLife Enrichment)! A big thank you to Anita Chase Bowen and Abby Vivo for their dedication and service as co-chairs for the past year. Now, more about Carla… Carla Gardner – Community Outreach Coordinator, PrimeLife Enrichment Carla has been […]
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