All donations are used to provide in-home care for seniors, individualized medicare counseling, providing support for caregivers, time at our Next Door Group Respite program, or one of our other services. We have been providing support for Union County Seniors for over 45 years and hope to continue to do so for many years to come. All donations are tax deductible.

Council on Aging is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, EIN 561081558. All donations are deemed tax-deductible. No goods or services will be exchanged for this donation.

We depend on generous people to support our programs

Ways to Give

In Person

Please stop by our office on Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm to make a donation in person.

By Mail

Please mail your check payable to: Council on Aging, PO Box 185, Monroe, NC 28111.

By Phone

Please call 704-292-1797, Monday – Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm to make a donation by credit card.

Your $100 donation will help us provide:

1-2 Weeks of In-Home/Respite Care

10 Grab Bars for Home Safety Repairs

4 shower chairs for Equipment Loan

Planned Giving

Estate Plan

Leave a bequest or a planned gift to Council on Aging in you will or trust.  Planned giving demonstrates to heirs and beneficiaries the values you hold dear.

Retirement Plan

Maximize tax-deferred savings and leave your legacy by naming Council on Aging as the beneficiary of some or all of your retirement plan.

Life Insurance

Designate Council on Aging as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy that is no longer needed for the purpose for which it was initially purchased.

After communicating these options with your attorney, please send all Statements of Intent to bequeath a future gift to Council on Aging in Union County at PO Box 185, Monroe, NC 28111.

Wish List

Durable Medical Equipment

  • Wheelchairs
  • Transfer Chairs
  • Walkers
  • Rollators
  • Shower Chairs
  • Transfer Benches
  • Bedside Commodes
  • Raised Toilet Seats
  • Canes
  • Grab Bars
  • Adult Diapers
  • Bed Pads


  • Gloves
  • Paper Towels
  • Napkins
  • Toilet Paper
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Copy Paper

We greatly appreciate your support! All donations are tax deductible and we would be happy to provide you with a receipt for your donations.