The Washington Heights & Inwood Council on Aging (WHICOA) meets once a month on the fourth Thursday of the month except during July and August. The schedule may be modified to account for various holidays or special events. Meetings are held beginning at 9:00 AM at the Isabella Geriatric Center, Larson Library, 515 Audubon Avenue (190th Street), New York, NY 10009. The closest subway is the #1 Train to 191st Street. Free on-site parking can also be arranged.

Topics that may be discussed include:

  • Changes in benefit entitlements
  • New programs or services that may be of benefit to the elderly
  • Community issues affecting quality of life
  • Changes in government regulations
  • Advocacy that may be needed to address a problem affecting the elderly
  • Access to service issues
  • Coordination between agencies to improve the delivery of services
  • Overall changes in the Northern Manhattan Community