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The Leavenworth County Council on Aging

The Leavenworth County Council on Aging provides the following services listed below for seniors.

  • For more information, call the main office at: (913) 684-0777.
  • For transportation assistance, please call (913) 684-0778.
  • The Council of Aging office is located at 1830 S. Broadway Street, Leavenworth, KS, and is open Monday through Friday, from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • SENIOR EXPRESS TRANSPORTATION: To nutrition sites, medical appointments, shopping and essential business.
  • NUTRITION: With noon meal at four senior dining centers and homebound meals for those who are unable to go to the dining centers.
  • INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE: Provides information and assistance with any problems the senior may be experiencing.
  • VISITING AND TELEPHONING: Home visits and telephone contacts to high-risk seniors.
  • ERRAND PROGRAM: Shopping, bill paying and errands to sick or homebound seniors.
  • LEGAL ASSISTANCE: Provided to those seniors 60 and over. Appointments are scheduled the third Thursday of each month.
  • INTERGENERATIONAL PROGRAM: Links seniors with children to share life’s experiences.
  • LEISURE AND LEARNING: Provides education and recreational opportunities for seniors.
  • ADVOCACY: On behalf of seniors to secure their rights and benefits.
  • SOCIAL SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE: Provides social services to any senior in need.

Services are available to any person 60 or older regardless of income. There are no set fees for the services; however, donations are accepted for all services and are needed for continued support of our programs. Your contributions are important, and they really do make a difference.