WELCOME TO THE BARRINGTON AREA COUNCIL ON AGING

  • BACOA’s services and our staff’s expertise help navigate the challenges of aging, while our programs and activities keep seniors connected to the community.
  • If you care for an older loved one, you'll find help and encouragement when you call BACOA. Our services include our day respite program; classes and support groups and our Resource Directory for Older Adults.
  • Whether you're searching for information about healthy aging, caregiving tips, housing options, or medical issues, BACOA's Online Resource Center is a great place to start.

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Highlights

“Fabulous You: Fabulous Fashion—and Slim Secrets”

Our seventh annual awareness luncheon is Thursday, November 6. Order your tickets today! Read More

Medicare Part D consultation starts October 15

Medicare D enrollment starts October 15. Have questions? Make an appointment with BACOA today! Read More

The value of volunteers

Some recognition for our great volunteers who give time and talents for seniors and their families. Read More

Caregiving: Get support online

Caregiving needn't be isolating; caregivers can use the Internet to find answers, get new ideas or even connect online with other caregivers. Read More