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Help deliver meals in one of the twelve counties in the Northeast Georgia region.

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Northeast Georgia Regional Commission/Area Agency on Aging

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 63 people are interested

The Northeast Georgia Regional Commission/Area Agency on Aging works with twelve counties: Barrow County, Clarke County, Elbert County, Greene County, Jackson County, Jasper County, Madison County, Morgan County, Newton County, Oconee County, Oglethorpe County, and Walton County. Each county has a Senior Center that has a Congregrate Meal Program and a Meals on Wheels Program. Each county needs helps delivering hot and frozen lunches to the homebound people in their county. They need volunteers!

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About Northeast Georgia Regional Commission/Area Agency on Aging

Location:

305 RESEARCH DR, ATHENS, GA 30605, US

Mission Statement

The Northeast Georgiaon Regional Commission/Area Agency on Aging mission is to improve the quality of life for older Northeast Georgians and adults with disabilities, and to assist these individuals in achieving maximum levels of health, independence, and productivity. Special consideration is given to assuring services for those with the greatest social, economic, and health needs.

Description

The Northeast Georgia Regional Commission was designated by the Department of Human Services as the Area Agency on Aging (AAA) for the Northeast Georgia Region in 1974 to address the needs and concerns of older individuals and their caregivers in the twelve county planning and service area. The Northeast Georgia Area Agency on Aging provides information on and access to home and community based services for elderly and/or disabled persons, their families, and caregivers. The AAA is a resource for education, information, referral, counseling, and general assistance. The AAA contracts with eighteen Service Providers to provide services in the twelve county planning and service area. This includes Senior Center Services and Meals on Wheels Programs that are provided in the following counties: Barrow County, Clarke County, Elbert County, Greene County, Jackson County, Jasper County, Madison County, Morgan County, Newton County, Oconee County, Oglethorpe County, and Walton County. The AAA also contract with agencies that provide the following services throughout the Northeast Georgia Region: Adult Day Care, Mobile Adult Day Care, Senior Community Services Employment training, Long Term care Ombudsman, GeorgiaCares Health Insurance Counseling, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Services, Elderly Legal Assistance, Community Care Services Program, Money Follows the Person Program and Wellness Programs.

Hunger
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Northeast Georgia Regional CommissionArea Agency on Aging305 Research DriveAthens, GA 30605

(33.90521,-83.3148)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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