The Senior Connection is published monthly by the COA.

If you would like the newsletter mailed to your home, the cost is $8 for the year. You can stop by either of our senior centers in Three Rivers or Sturgis to get your subscription started. The COA newsletter can be found for free at multiple locations throughout St. Joseph County, including many public libraries and restaurants that participate in the COA Restaurant Program.

Current News & Information

Applications are Being Accepted for Apartments at the Rivers Enrichment Center and Residence
With construction underway, we are accepting applications for the apartments at our new faciltiy in Three Rivers. The Rivers will have 46 apartments available (38 one-bedroom and 8 two-bedroom apartments). We have reserved a few one-bedroom apartments for seniors considered to have low income. In order to reserve an apartment, we require the following: photo identification/driver's license, completion of a rental application, enrollment as a COA member, a non-refundable deposit equivalent to one month's rent ($725/one bedroom, $850/two bedroom). Rent includes all utilities except for cable and internet.

Apartment reservations will ONLY be taken at the COA at 103 S. Douglas Avenue in Three Rivers.

If you would like to schedule an appointment for a tour of a model apartment, please call the COA at (269) 279-8083 and ask to speak to Nicki Notestine.