The Santa Cruz County borders with Mexico in south-central Arizona and has a history dating back to different cultures. It is the smallest county in Arizona, with a population of 46,768; about 83% of residents are Hispanic or Latino.


To improve the quality of life for the elderly community and the Seniors we serve through transportation, nutrition, home delivered meals, and referral for social and health services in Santa Cruz County.

To provide healthy nutritional meals, wellness and maintenance of optimal health through education, prevention, and knowledge of Seniors' rights.

The Board of Directors meet every 2nd Wednesday of every other month at 1:30pm at the SCCOA Center with the exception of December. Please verify under "What We Do" for date and time. 

Agenda and Minutes

Current and Past Docs 

Board of directors

Serving Santa Cruz County Elder Citizens Since 1972

Santa Cruz Council on Aging

County Background

Our Commitment
Our Responsibility 

Each senior citizen at any of the Santa Cruz Council of Aging Centers is treated as an individual with the respect and dignity they deserve.

Find your inner power by helping others

Aimee G. Bachelier

Catherine Bachelier Smith

Citizens Auto Stage Company

Cynthia Bachelier

Gregory and Sandra Kory 

Ivon B. Dominguez

Jerry Smith

John T. Knoblock

Louise B. Bachelier

Marie Anna Maxson

Santa Cruz County Family Guidance - Inc. 

Arnulfo and Elvia Rodriguez
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
Arizona State Senator Andrea D Dalessandro
Linda J. Rushton
Coogan & Martin P C

Our Sponsors

SCCOA Office Hours

 Monday - Friday .

9:00am to 2:30pm

Santa Cruz County Superintendent of Schools

Santa Cruz County Attorney

Raymond and Cecilia Kory

Robert Huicochea

William D. Sykes

Nogales Debutante Cotillion


Irene V. Molera

​Thomas & Janis Bell

Carondelet Health Network

Lora Zeinum

The Panasopulos Scholastic Charitable Foundation, Inc.

Dale W. Peterson

Juan Pablo Guzman

​Theodore Gebler Trust Fund

Santa Cruz

SCCOA March Calendar 2020.pdfFood Menu of the month

on Aging


Center Announcements & UpCOMING EVENTS

Center Is looking for Match Donations for our New Van. Please contact us to make donation thank you. 

Reach Out

Work with members in our community and make a difference

For more than 40 years, SCCOA has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for the elderly community members of our county family.  .

Our Mission