Council on Aging


The Gardner Council on Aging's (COA's) mission consists of 3 core responsibilities.
  • One is to identify the needs of the community's elderly population and to know the resources that are available.
  • Second is to educate the community at large in the needs of seniors.
  • Last is to design, promote and implement needed services for the elderly and to coordinate with existing services for the elderly.

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Sophie DeGrace, Board Chair
  • September 29, 2019
  • Monica Whitehouse, Vice Chair
  • December 4, 2020
  • Carole Baublis, Secretary
  • September 29, 2019
  • Marcelle Cormier, Treasurer
  • September 29, 2019
  • Jeff Nelson, Member
  • Sandy Barton, Associate Member
  • Audrey Faucher, Associate Member
  • Maurice Lizotte, Associate Member
  • Kathy O'Brien, Associate Member
  • Kathy Perry, Associate Member
  • Jane Bettez, AARP Board Rep
  • Gloria Tarpey, Golden Age Board Rep