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Mission Statement

The Posey County Council on Aging is a n0n-profit
agency created for the purpose of improving the
life of older Americans. The primary objective
of the Agency is threefold:

1) To enable older adults to live in their homes
as long as possible with appropriate
supportive services.

2) To remove individuals and social barriers
to economic and personal independence
for older persons, including the provision
of opportunities for volunteer activities.

3) To act as an advocate of older persons in
developing community resources for the
aging throughout the Posey County area
while providing a
comprehensive service network.

Posey County Council on Aging
operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.  
To find out more about our nondiscrimination obligations or to file a complaint, please contact us at 812-838-4656.

Each PCCA Center offers a variety of activities. Please
check the calendar for additional information.


Our service schedule runs Monday thru Friday
for only Posey County residents.
The trip destinations include
all medical appointments.
We are also providing homemaking services.

The newest addition is the 9th vehicle to our fleet.

Please schedule transportation in advance by
calling: 838-4656 or 1-800-915-1919.


~ MEMBERS FROM ~
~ ALL THREE CENTERS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND ~

THE GARDEN PARTY

IN THE MT. VERNON CENTER!

SPECIAL GUEST WILL BE THE ONE AND ONLY

* CHARLIE STOCKER! *

The Garden Party will be
Thursday June 10th,
beginning at 10:00 AM

The yard could use some "sprucing up".

To participate in the contest

* bring a perennial plant, that can be planted.
or

* a "start" from your own flower garden.

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Please identify your plant.
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Charlie Stocker will answer questions.

Plus, he will also be judging the plants.


There will be prizes for each category..such as:

most unique, most popular, most likely to succeed,
most attractive, least likely to succeed,
and most likely to choke out the competition.

* Special Lunch * only $5.00
on Thursday June 10th

Baked ham, potato salad, baked beans,
broccoli/cauliflower salad, roll, strawberry shortcake!

~ After lunch ~ stay and play BINGO ~

Please call in advance - the Mt. Vernon Center -
if you plan to attend.

If you need a ride, please contact your center's coordinator.

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Suggested Donations for Transportation

In town trips (grocery, Dollar General, Bank, etc). $5.00/additional stops $3.00

In town medical trips $5.00 /Pharmacy addition $3.00
Trips in Posey County $20.00/ addtional stops $4.00
Wheelchair trips in Posey County $35.00/addtional stops $5.00
Out of Posey County Trips
Trips to Vanderburgh County (including Gateway) $30.00/ addtional stops $6.00
Trips to Warrick County $40.00/addtional stops $6.00
Out of County Wheelchair Trips
Wheelchair trip $45.00/addtional stops $6.00
 


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~ TAX SERVICES ~

A free tax service will be available next year for those who are 60 years and older, have income less that $57,000.
To provide this service, some people are needed who are willing to participate as tax preparers. Those who volunteer,
will be trained locally at no cost to participants.
This will benefit many people in the community.
Please let us know if you are interested in helping others with tax services.

UNITED WAY of Posey County
FUNDRAISER

begins June 1st
United Way will be collecting
gently worn, used and new shoes.
All shoes collected will benefit people around the world. At the same time, our United Way will profit based on the total weight of all the shoes donated.
All shoes may be dropped off in the United Way Office in Mt. Vernon, Kim's IGA, or the PPCA office.


~ BOOKMOBILE ~
The new Bookmobile will be in the Mt. Vernon Center on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month.

The hours will be: 9:15 - 10:00 AM.
You are welcome to "check out" the NEW Bookmobile and select a book!

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Thank You to everyone who
has made donations to our
centers in one way or another!

We do appreciate your kindness.
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Thank You to those who have paid
your membership dues.

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HAPPY FATHERS DAY!
We may not shower him with praise
Nor mention his name in song,
And sometimes it seems that we forget
The joy he spreads as he goes along,
But it doesn't mean that we don't know
The wonderful role that he has had.
And away down deep in every heart
There's a place that is just for Dad.....

Author Unknown

 



In response to your suggestions for additional activities, we have some new activities to offer!

AUGUST TRIP PLANNED!

Diamond Tour Bus trip for 2021
Now has 40 people signed up for this trip!!!

Trip to Mt. Rushmore, the Badlands
and
Black Hills of South Dakota,
August 28th, 2021
with return on
Sunday, September 5th.

The price for this trip has decreased
$46 per person now it will be $914.
It will include: 14 meals, a visit to
the National Memorial,
the Crazy Horse Memorial,
a tour of Wildlife Loop Road in the
Custer State Park, the Badlands
National Park, admission to the
unique Journey Museum, plus gaming
in the Deadwood Casino and a visit to the
Badlands National Park .
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Brochures are available or you may visit the
Diamond Tour website at:
www.grouptrips.com/poseycounty


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