Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging

The Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging is a private, 501 C-3 non-profit organization incorporated in 1979. The NEK Council on Aging serves residents in Caledonia, Orleans and Essex Counties. It is one of five, regional councils in the Green Mountain State that provides lifestyle and care options to help older Vermonters maintain their maximum independence in secure, comfortable surroundings with dignity and grace. The NEK Council’s mission embraces individuals, their families and extended network of caregivers, regardless of income, gender, race, or sexual orientation. Trained staff can help assess your needs and further direct your requests.

Call us toll-free at 1-800-642-5119 or Email us directly at

Contact us today and start a conversation!


The offices for the Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging are closed today, Nov. 16, 2019 due to the inclement weather.

We will reopen Monday, Nov. 19 at 8:30 am.

WEATHER ALERT. If schools are closed in your area, senior meal programs are also closed. Please call ahead before venturing out to your congregate dining room to be sure that it is open. We want everyone to remain safe and avoid driving in inclement weather.












481 Summer St., Suite 101
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
Phone (802) 748-5182
Fax (802) 748-6622

Derby Time Square
5452 US Route 5, Suite A
Newport, VT 05855
Phone (802) 334-2190
Fax (802) 334-3389

By Appointment Only
Hardwick Health Center
4 Slapp Hill Road
Hardwick, VT 05843
Phone: (800) 642-5119

By Appointment Only
Island Pond Health Center
82 Maple Street
Island Pond, VT 05846
Phone: (800) 642-5119