About Us

Suncoast Aging Network is a support and resource organization providing grants, education, and referrals for issues concerning seniors in Sarasota & Manatee County, Florida. The organization helps the senior community through several initiatives:

  • Advocates for senior, service providers, and our community to address their unmet needs

  • Contributes small grants in support of local non-profit organizations, providing valuable services to Sarasota and Manatee County seniors

  • Provides networking opportunities for persons and organizations involved in senior services


Suncoast Aging Network meets every third Thursday of the month. Meetings feature a light breakfast, networking, program, and the opportunity for self-introductions. While attendance is open to anyone interested, those who attend more than once are asked to become members.


Meeting Location:

Rotates hosting locations throughout Sarasota and Manatee County

May Sarabella Trina Hayes Dying In Place
June Westminster Manor Casey Allman Affinity Hospice
July Waters Edge Center For Independent Living
August American House Cognitive Health Centers
September Discovery Village Florida Dept Of Agriculture On


October DeSoto Palms Need Speaker

November Windsor Reflections

Meeting Time:

8:00 am - 9:30 am

Grant Information 

  • SCAN & MCAN have given over $800,000 in grants to support projects serving seniors in Sarasota & Manatee Counties. 

  • Our grants are given to organizations that address the unmet needs of seniors.

  • Successful proposals will provide a meaningful contribution to local seniors.