The St. Mary Council on Aging, Inc. is a private, non-profit corporation and is governed by a Board of Directors.  It is funded by the Federal, State, and Local Municipalities, the St. Mary Parish Government, and the United Way of South Louisiana.

Activities and services of St. Mary Council on Aging are open to Senior Citizens 60 years of age and older of St. Mary Parish without regard to race, color, or national origin.

Information & Assistance – A service for older individuals that:

A.  Provide current information on opportunities and services available;
B.  Assess the problems and capacities of the individual;
C.  Links the individuals to the opportunities and services that are available; and,
D.  To the maximum extent practicable, ensures that individuals receive the services needed by the individuals, by establishing adequate follow up procedures.