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13
Feb
Radio 4 the Ages - Debora Sparks, Ann Marie Obrikat, Katie Kutcher

Show #21: Charlotte Mecklenburg Council on Aging

Show #21: Charlotte Mecklenburg Council on Aging

Joining the Radio 4 the Ages team this Sunday were Debora Sparks (Council on Aging), Ann Marie Obrikat (Council on Aging), and Katie Kutcher (Centralina Area Agency on Aging, Charlotte Mecklenburg Aging Coalition) to talk about their organization.  We learn about the history of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Council on Aging as well as what they do.  All of us here at Radio 4 the Ages were really surprised to learn about all the important and interesting work the Council on Aging does to improve the lives of senior adults and baby boomers in the Charlotte region.  They explained how they work with elected government officials and seniors to provide a platform for better communication in the community, as well as some wonderful research to help the county plan for the coming wave of an aging population including baby boomers, seniors, and retirees.  If you want to learn more about the Council on Aging, tune in, call in, and get involved!

Resources

  • Debora Sparks

Executive Direct, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Council on Aging

dmsparks@charmeckcoa.org

(704) 391-5216

  • Ann Marie Obrikat
Member of the Board of Directors, Council on Aging
  • Katie Kutcher

Aging Specialist, Centralina Area Agency on Aging

Co-Chair of Advocacy Committee of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Aging Coalition

Alumnus, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Council on Aging