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The Orange County Department on Aging (OCDOA) is a one-stop resource where older adults and caregivers can meet their social, mental, physical, financial, and day-to-day practical needs.

We offer integrated aging services and programs at our two senior centers including, wellness and education classes, lunches, trips, volunteer opportunities, and much more.

Explore the links to the left, watch the videos below, and visit us to discover the endless possibilities for older adults in Orange County!


To provide leadership in planning and operating a system of integrated aging services through state of the art senior centers, serving as focal points for coordinated community and individualized programs designed to educate seniors and their families and maximize the health, well-being, community engagement, and independence of older adults at all functional levels.

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Upgrade will take
program reservation 
system offline 
Jan 22 - 30

A Spoken Word
Soteria Shepperson and Friends
Performance &
Special Reception
Seymour, Jan. 23 >>

Art Opening
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Beauty in the Carolinas
Seymour: Jan 23, 3-4pm

Seymour: Jan 25
10:30-11:30 am
Bring a Snack &
Have Fun!

 Assisting a Wheelchair
or Walker User
assisting a wheelchair user
Learn how to safely
assist someone using
a mobility device.
Seymour: Jan 25

What You Make, It's
What You Keep
Passmore: Feb 1
6:30-7:30 p.m.
Register by Jan 25

Table Tennis Day
Learn the techniques
Table Tennis Day (image of paddle, ball and server)
Passmore: Feb 17
1:30-3:00 pm
Register by Jan 27

Cinema Nights at Seymour
Feb 8
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Dementia Education
Seymour: Feb 14,21,28

Memory Cafés 
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Seymour 2nd Mondays 
Passmore 3rd Mondays
Learn more here >>

 FREE Medicare
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2017 Feb-Mar
Medicare Classes

Dec 2016 - Feb 2017
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 Orange County Department on Aging Community Resource Guide 2016-17
Pick up a copy, or search 
the online database >>


 Clinic for
Community Living
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Stay Active * Stay Fit
Stay Safe in Your Home
Learn More >>

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Become a Dementia
Friendly Business

Death With Dignity
Panel Discussion
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Videos, Media
Coverage & More >>

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 Resources for
Chinese Seniors
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Orange County
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