Council on Aging

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Newburyport Council on Aging is to advocate for older adults, to identify their needs, to develop and implement services and programs to meet their health, economic, social and cultural needs, to encourage maximum independence, and to improve their quality of life.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Paula Burke Director (978) 462-0430
Mary Kelly Activities Coordinator (978) 462-0430
Rosemary Coulombe Office/Transportation Manager (978) 462-0430
Kate Herndon Assistant
Bob Dwan COA Bus Driver
Scott Martin COA Bus Driver / SCC Steward
Cindy Meade SCC Hospitality Attendant

Board Members

Name Title
Annie Maurer Secretary
Richard Eaton Member
John Green Member
Cynthia Muir Member
Erin Sheehy Member
Elaine Paglia Vice-Chairperson
Rosemary Decie Member
Terry Rooney Chairperson
Yvonne McQuilkin Member

Special Event/Room Rentals


Special Events Coordinator

(978) 518-2108