Coming In April & May!

Community Needs Survey for 2017

Three questions: 

  • What are the most important issues for people over age 60 in Boone County?
  • What issues are you most concerned about?
  • Where and when did you read or hear about the BCCA/Keen Age Center?

Pick up your survey at the

Greeter Desk or Reception Desk

Welcome to the

Boone County Council on Aging/Keen Age Center Online

 - Keen Age Center -

Participants Needed!  UIC College of Pharmacy in Rockford needs participants!

Who:  Anyone 55 years of age or older AND currently taking 2 or more prescription medications.

What you will be asked to do: Complete a survey and fill a pillbox at the beginning AND end of the month.

                                                   (The pillbox is yours to keep for participating.)

Where:  Keen Age Center - 2141 Henry Luckow Lane, Belvidere, IL 61008

When:  Appointments begin Tuesday, March 21

Why:  To better understand prescription labels, learn about common medications, learn about diabetes, cholesterol, high blood pressure or pain management.

Sign up at the Reception Desk Now!

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Breaking BCCA/KAC News! 

Many thanks to all who attended "Spring Is In The Air 2017!"  Your support for the BCCA/KAC is greatly appreciated!  It was a fun evening with delicious food and many prize winners!  Special Thanks to the Belvidere North Football Team for their excellent serving, set-up and clean-up skills!

The Keen Age Center, located at 2141 Henry Luckow Lane in Belvidere, Illinois, serves as headquarters for the professional staff and volunteers for all services provided by Boone County Council on Aging as well as a recreational and meeting site for older adults. The Keen Age Center is open weekdays, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Services provided through the Boone County Council on Aging include:

  • Transportation:  Rides provided in Boone County for all ages.  Vans are equipped with wheelchair lifts.
  • Information & Assistance:  Our I&A specialists help seniors with a variety of programs including Benefit Access, LiHEAP, prescription drug programs, Medicare and Medicaid.
  • Community Care Program:  Help at home services for eligible senior citizens.
  • KAC Programs:  The Keen Age Center offers a variety of educational and recreational programs.

Visit each page for more information!