Office Locations, Hours & Directions
Main office: 1195 West Second Street, Xenia, OH 45385
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Phone: 937-376-5486 • Toll free: 1-888-795-8600 • Fax: 937-376-5547
Directions to main office:
From Main St (US 35) in Xenia go south on Allison Avenue one block to Second Street; turn right (going west). The office is on the left, next to the Xenia Community Center.
Beavercreek office: 1221 Meadow Bridge Drive, Suite C, Beavercreek, OH 45434
Phone: 937-376-5486 • Toll free: 1-888-795-8600
Hours: Tuesdays 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, and by appointment
Directions to Beavercreek office:
From N. Fairfield Road, go east on Dayton-Xenia Rd, then south on Meadow Bridge Drive. Our office is next to the BMV office.
The Greene County Council on Aging is a not-for-profit county-wide organization which promotes independence and quality of life for Greene County senior citizens and caregivers. GCCOA was established in 1979 and is governed by a Board of Directors. The Council's primary funding source is the Senior Services Levy.
GCCOA provides a broad range of services and programs, including the Partners In Care care management program, the Kinship Program (for grandparents raising grandchildren or other individuals raising someone else's child), educational and support programs for caregivers, and service grants to area senior citizen centers and other service providers.
In addition, the Council provides information to seniors, caregivers, and the general community on a wide range of topics. Information is provided through phone calls, mailings, several newsletters, the Directory of Services, presentations to community groups, and this website.
The Council has a staff of 28, working 20 to 37.5 hours per week. There are also a number of volunteers who share their time and talent on a weekly, monthly or as-needed basis. These people are key to the success and operation of the Council.
Resource Coordinator Pam Dorsten
Resource Associates Eileen Babineau, Teresa Holloway, Cheryl Young
Benefits Counseling Susan Allen
Senior & Family Support Manager Fonda Setters
Partners In Care Managers Roy Cottongim, Carol Kunze, Lynn Martin, Leanne Maury, Erica Morrow, Maureen McCarthy-Magill, Matthew Murphy, Caroline Mullin, Daejanna Preston,Lisa Quesne, Jamie Rath, Paige Redd, Kathy Schmaltz, Melissa Woehrman
Kinship Liaison & Wellness Coordinator Susan Finster
Education and Outreach Liaison Jeff Schairbaum
Data and Communications Liaison Jessica Lange
Community Liaison Carol Kunze
Senior Center Liaison Tim Brickey
Senior Center Associates Diane Hollenbeck (Jamestown), Lynn Wicker (Bellbrook)
Fiscal Manager Steve Benson
Financial Advocate Ken Richardson
Executive Director Karen Puterbaugh
Our Mission & Objectives
Our mission is to promote independence and quality of life for Greene County senior citizens and caregivers through a comprehensive and coordinated system of contact, care, and support.
To achieve this, we:
Promote care options for senior adults and their caregivers.
Share information about senior and caregiving issues.
Offer information, education, and support programs for caregivers.
Publicize senior adult education and wellness programs offered by area senior centers and the Council.
Use federal, state, local and charitable funds wisely.
Embrace diversity in our programs and services.
Present educational programs about critical health issues.
Board of Directors