Mission
The New Orleans Council on Aging (NOCOA) exists to protect the rights, promote the well being, and enhance the self-esteem of New Orleans elderly by generating opportunities for self-reliance and independence.

The New Orleans Council on Aging is a private, non-profit corporation which serves as the Area Agency on Aging for Orleans Parish. The agency is responsible for insuring that a comprehensive and coordinated assortment of social, recreational, educational, and nutritional services are provided to persons aged 60 and over in the City of New Orleans.

For questions about services provided by the New Orleans Council on Aging and other agencies, call 504-821-4121 or email us at administration@nocoa.org.

The New Orleans Council on Aging (NOCOA) is not a department of the City of New Orleans.


Glossary of Acronyms

AAA - Area Agency on Aging, also referred to as Area Agency

ADRC - Aging and Disability Resource Center

ALF - Assisted Living Facility

ADI - Alzheimer's Disease Initiative

AOA - Administration on Aging within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

EDA - Elderly and Disabled Waiver

GOEA - Governor's Office of Elderly Affairs

HHS - United States Department of Health and Human Services.

ICP - Institutional Care Program

OAA - Older Americans Act.

LPCS - Long-term Personal Care Services

PSA - Planning and Service Area

SSI - Supplemental Security Income Program

 

 


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Medicaid/Medicare

Louisiana Medicaid Program
www.medicaid.dhh.louisiana.gov
Toll Free: 1-888-342-6207

Medicaid Hotline
Toll Free: 1-888-342-6207

Medicaid Services
Toll Free: 1-877-252-2447
www.lamedicaid.com
Medicaid Fraud & Abuse Hotline (Louisiana)
Toll Free: 1-800-488-2917

To Report Fraud & Abuse
Medicaid Fraud & Abuse Hotline (National)

Toll Free: 1-800-447-8477

To Report Fraud & Abuse
Medicaid Reimbursement

Toll Free: 1-800-256-3068
Medicaid Spousal Improvishment Provision Chart
Website: www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/miscdocs/docs-92/MEM_update/Z-800.pdf
Medicaid Transportation
Toll Free: 1-800-259-7235

Medicare Fraud & Abuse Hotline (National)
Toll Free: 1-800-633-4227

Medicare Fraud & Abuse Hotline (Louisiana)
Louisiana Senior Medicare Patrol
Toll Free: 1-877-272-8720
www.stopmedicarefraud.org

Medicare Beneficiary Hotline State of Louisiana
Toll Free: 1-800-433-4958

Bureau of Community Supports and Services/Home and Community Based Waiver Services
Toll Free: 1-877-456-1146
Website: www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?ID=105

The Home and Community Based Waiver is service provided by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals. The waiver provides at home assistance for seniors. There are financial requirements. Please call the toll free number for more information.
Home and Community Based Waiver Services
Toll Free: 877-456-1146
Website: www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?ID=105

Call this toll free number to apply for Home Based Services.


 
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