Lafayette Council on Aging, Inc.
160 Industrial Pkwy, Lafayette, LA 70508
(337) 262-5990
Toll Free 1 855 607-5565
“Youth don’t mean a thing, if you don’t have that swing”

The Lafayette Council on Aging, Inc. is a non-profit (IRS 501, c3) organization which operates a broad range of programs, under the provisions of a state charter which was issued in November 1965.

The Lafayette Council on Aging, Inc. acts in an advocacy capacity on behalf of the elderly population of the Parish of Lafayette.

The Mission of the Council is to enhance the well-being of the elderly by providing an expanding and innovative range of services delivered with respect, care and compassion; upholding the dignity and independence of the individual.
The programs of the LCOA are aimed at reaching those most in need of services and who find themselves alone, isolated, lonely and in need. The main goal of the Council is to keep the elderly living at home as long as possible and to enrich the quality of life. For a detailed listing of the programs and services that we provide, click on the "Programs" tab on the left side of the page.
LCOA also manages beautiful properties. Please view our housing links to see what each of our properties has to offer.

Housing Management
Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental  status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation  for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA (not all bases apply to all programs).  Remedies and complaint filing deadlines vary by program
or incident.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible Agency or USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at    filing   cust.html and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form.  To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.  Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1)mail:     U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence  Avenue, SW
Washington,  D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)fax:      (202) 690-7442; or


USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender.

Spanish Translation

De acuerdo con la ley federal de derechos civiles y las reglamentaciones y politicas de derechos civiles de! Departamento de Agricultura de Estados Unidos (U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA), se prohibe al USDA, sus agencias, oficinas y empleados, e instituciones que participan o administran los programas de! USDA, discriminar por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, religion, genero, identidad de genero (incluidas las expresiones genero), orientaci6n sexual, discapacidad, edad, estado civil, estado familiar/parental, ingresos derivados de un programa de asistencia publica, creencias politicas, o reprimendas o represalias por actividades previas sobre derechos civiles, en cualquier programa o actividad llevados a cabo o financiados por el USDA (no todas las bases se aplican a todos los programas).  Las fechas limite para la presentaci6n de remedios y denuncias varian segiin el programa o el incidente.

Las personas con discapacidades  que requieran medios altemativos de comunicaci6n para obtener informaci6n sobre el programa (por ej., Braille, ]etra grande, cinta de audio, lenguaje americano de sefias, etc.) deberan comunicarse con la Agencia responsable o con el Centro TARGET de! USDA al (202) 720-2600 (voz y TTY) o comunicarse con el USDA a traves de! Servicio Federal de Transmisiones al (800) 877-8339.  Asimismo, se puede disponer de informaci6n de! programa en otros idiomas ademas de ingles.

Para presentar una denuncia por discriminaci6n en el programa, complete el Formulario de denuncias por discriminaci6n en el programa de! USDA, AD-3027, que se encuentra en linea en    filing  cust.html, o en cualquier oficina de! USDA, o escriba una carta dirigida al USDA e incluya en la carta toda la informaci6n solicitada en el formulario.  Para solicitar una copia de! formulario de denuncias, llame al (866) 632-9992.
Envie su formulario completado o su carta al USDA por los siguientes medios:

(I)correo: U.S. Department of Agriculture,
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)fax:   (202) 690-7442; o

(3)correo electr6nico:

El Departamento de Agricultura de Estados Unidos (USDA) es un proveedor, empleador y prestador que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.

"The open flower symbolizes the beauty of maturity”
“The sunrays stand for hope and meaning in life”
This page was last updated: June 14, 2016
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