We’re Changing Our Name to engAGE Travis County

Starting September 1, 2022 the Coming of Age program will now be called engAGE Travis County.

To better understand our name change, here is the history of our program and where we’re headed next. 

In 1972, Travis County applied for a federal Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) grant.  RSVP was established locally that same year with Travis […]

May is Older Americans Month/Kick Off Event

Every May, the Administration for Community Living (ACL) leads the nation’s observance of Older Americans Month (OAM). In 2022, ACL will be focusing on aging in place – how older adults can plan to stay in their homes and live independently in their communities for as long as possible. The 2022 theme is Age My Way, […]

Virtual Caregiver Summit

The WellMed Charitable Foundation and Area Agencies on Aging are pleased to sponsor the 2021 Virtual Caregiver Summit!  They were hoping to be able to meet again in person, but in consideration of everyone’s safety, they will remain online again this year. 

On November 4th from 10:00-1:00 CT they will be hosting the Summit in English.  And on […]

October 10th is World Mental Health Day

The overall objective of World Mental Health Day is to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and to mobilize efforts in support of mental health. The theme for 2021 is “Mental health care for all: let’s make it a reality.”

The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues […]