Visit the BCCA Gazebo at the Boone County Fair - August 8-13

Pie - in- the - Face!

Boone County Fair 2017

Welcome to the

Boone County Council on Aging/Keen Age Center Online

 - Keen Age Center -

Upcoming Events

Friday, August 11 and August 18 - 1:00-2:00 PM

"Living Well With Diabetes"     "Vivir Bien con La Diabetes"

Marilyn Csernus, University of Illinois Extension

Maria Becerra, Latino Program Outreach Coordinator

Shadley Apartments, 1151 Nettie St.

Sign up by calling the BCCA/KAC - 815-544-9893 (by August 7)

Congratulations to Hunter!

Our coloring contest age 2-3 division winner!

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Breaking BCCA/KAC News! 


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!

Joe Fortmann, Executive Director & Darrel Davis, BCCA Board of Directors Chair volunteered for this fun fundraising event! 

Introducing our

2017 Keen Age Queen Carolyn Tratnik!

2017 Keen Age King Tom Lockinger!.


Memory Café - Tuesday, August 22, 6:00 PM
The Steam Plant Restaurant - 123 Meadow St., Belvidere

This is an informal, relaxed meeting to enhance and elevate your experience, education and understanding of memory loss. 
All are welcome.