Connections Area Agency on Aging

Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Kelly Butts-Elston
Primary Contact Name
Kelly Butts-Elston
Main Address

231 S Main St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
United States

Sioux City Office
2301 Pierce St
Sioux City, IA 51104
United States

109 N Elm St
Creston, IA 50801
United States

What We Do

Connections Area Agency on Aging is your one stop shop for aging in place in Iowa. We enhance the quality of life for elders through education, planning, and coordination of services.

Connections Area Agency on Aging provides services and supports to older Iowans and their caregivers in the following Iowa counties: Adair, Adams, Cass, Cherokee, Clarke, Decatur, Fremont, Harrison, Ida, Mills, Monona, Montgomery, Page, Plymouth, Pottawattamie, Ringgold, Shelby, Taylor, Union, and Woodbury.

Services we provide include: information and assistance, service navigation, meal programs, caregiver support, respite services, consumer protection, evidence-based health programs, advocacy, Older Worker Program, and recreation and educational programs.
Offices are conveniently located in Council Bluffs, Creston, and Sioux City.

Interesting Info
  • When asked, 90% of older Iowans would like to age in place in their own homes. We help make that happen.
  • In 2018, we delivered 99,883 meals to homebound seniors in our 20 county service area.
Volunteer Opportunities

Matter of Balance Coach
Repeats daily until Thursday, November 2nd, 2023

Advisory Council Members - every other month
Repeats daily for 365 times
Daily for 365 times

Take Part in our Pen Pal Program
Repeats daily at 12:00am until Monday, April 24th, 2023

Volunteer Medical Transportation
Repeats weekly at 1:00pm for 100 times
Flexible Timing

Meals on Wheels Delivery
Repeats weekly at 10:00am for 200 times
Duration of 1 hour 45 minutes

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