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                                           Merry Christmas from all of us at  the

                                    East Central Kansas Area Agency on Aging!! 

                                 We wish you peace, joy , and kindness in 2020!!

For information or questions please call ECKAAA at 785-242-7200 or 1-800-633-5621, Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00PM.

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Director's Welcome!


East Central Kansas Area Agency on Aging is dedicated to  coordinate and provide varied programs and services to older persons and caregivers in order to improve the quality of life and celebrate their independence, health and dignity of all older Kansans. Our best services are those that empower people to discover their own strengths, their own talents, and their own solutions. The area agency on aging has the responsibility to advocate for services that respond to the needs of the most frail, vulnerable elderly. When funding falls short, volunteers fill in the gap to meet necessary needs. Guided by the leadership and commitment of the agency's Advisory Council and Policy Board, East Central Kansas Area Agency on Aging will continue to provide support and find solutions for older Kansans and their families in need.

Elizabeth Maxwell 

Executive Director

Thank You


Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you. 

Mission Statement


 The East Central Kansas Area Agency on Aging will serve as the single, highly accessible, point of entry for people of all ages, abilities, and income levels and their caregivers living in Anderson, Coffey, Franklin, Linn, Miami, and Osage counties that are seeking help in maintaining their health, independence, and dignity. In pursuit of healthy lifestyles and dignified self-sufficiency, the East Central Kansas Area Agency on Aging will empower Kansans to make informed choices about their services and supports and help to coordinate and provide varied programs and services paid by federal, state, and local dollars, as well as, client contributions and co-pays, and other grant/contract sources. 

Donate Now

We are dedicated to improving the lives of those in our community. Your contribution today helps us make a difference.  Please consider making a charitable contribution so that others might also benefit. Every donation is very much appreciated and may be tax deductible as our agency is a 501(c)(3) non-profit identified by the Internal Revenue Service. 

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Contact Us


117 S Main, Ottawa, KS 66067, US

(785) 242-7200


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08:00 am – 05:00 pm

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