BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Essential employees at the East Baton Rouge Council on Aging are set to return to work Monday, and the organization’s drive-thru lunch service is also scheduled to resume Monday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its senior centers.

EBRCOA’s reopening follows a halt in its operations due to a surge in COVID-19 cases in the area.

Seniors wanting to utilize EBRCOA’s drive-thru lunch center are asked to pick up meals at the senior center closest to their homes, according to an EBRCOA press release.

For more information, call EBRCOA at (225) 923-8000 or visit