ESCOTA envisions a vibrant network of informed providers who work together to ensure that older adults thrive within our community.
ESCOTA is a not-for-profit organization of interdisciplinary professionals in the field of aging. Its mission is to share best practices within the public and private sector agencies serving the Upper East Side of Manhattan, through education, discussion, networking and advocacy, with the goal of providing comprehensive support as we age in the community.
Education - promote professional education through shared learning of new developments in the field
Mutual Support - enhance members’ access to resources that support older adults
Community - facilitate collegiality and networking to support collective goals
Dignity & Respect for Older Adults - stand up against ageism and give voice to older adults
Advocacy - use our collective power to address policy and other challenges faced by older adults