The Comfort Care Coalition (CCC) is a broad-based community network of healthcare consumers, families, educators and professionals. The mission of the Coalition is to educate community members and providers concerned with issues from chronic illness or serious illness through end of life. 

We send out a monthly update and periodic announcements of events of interest via listserver. To join our e-mail list and be kept up to date with our meeting times and places, e-mail: and ask to be added to the Comfort Care Coalition e-list.

Please check the "Programs & Meetings" link for more information on these events. There is a wealth of information on the "Resources" page.

2020 Consumer Education Presentations

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM in Meeting Room A of the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, located at 3030 Poplar Ave in Memphis. All meetings are free. More details coming soon!

CANCELLED due to COVID-19 Please take care and stay healthy!

April 4, 2020.  How to Spot Medicare/Medicaid Scams!
Donna Harkness, JD, CELA, from the University of Memphis and her students will present info on avoiding being a victim of scammers.   FLYER
September 12, 2020. Dealing with Loneliness.  Angelia Lomax, MS, Founder of Nurturing Black Minds.     

 Please contact by email: or phone: 901-401-0425

Free Elder Abuse Training Available

CCC board member, Marlene Siegel, is offering a workshop to help people learn more about identifying, responding, and how to report concerns about elder abuse.  The program is designed for anyone working with seniors or any groups wanting to learn more about responding to the needs of elders at risk for elder abuse.  A minimum of fifteen participants is desired. The course is funded through the Coordinated Response to Elder Abuse (CREA) at no charge to any group seeking training.  Call Marlene at (901) 490-5858 if you are interested in hosting a workshop or have questions about the program.