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Commission on Aging Advisory Board

Changes have been made to the Advisory Board's meeting schedule.  Please click here for a link to those updates.  



Driver's Safety Course


​The Commission on Aging is again hosting an AARP Safe Driver Course, September 20th and 21st from 9AM to 1PM both days.  

This is a wonderful refresher course for seniors offering safe driving tips and updates on changes to the law.

Some insurance companies offer discounts to seniors taking this course, check with your carrier to see if they offer a discount.

Contact us at 231) 922-4688 to schedule your seat today.

COAST (Commission on Aging Senior Transit)


Have you heard?  We have partnered with BATA to provide a bus exclusively for Commission on Aging  clients, (Grand Traverse County residents aged 60 years and older), with door to door service.  

The bus is available on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

So, "How do I do this", you ask:  

  1. Become a Commission on Aging client by contacting us at: 520 W. Front Street, Suite B., Traverse City, MI.  Or, call us at 231-922-4688.
  2. Provide us with proof that you are a resident of Grand Traverse County and aged 60 years or older.
  3. Call BATA to schedule your ride at 231-941-2324.
If you are already a Commission on Aging client who has purchased transportation vouchers or BATA passes, we have already provided your information to BATA for the COAST bus.