Archive for 2011


‘Tis the Season…

Fred and Joyce Reifsteck along with her grandson, Fred IV, have made goodie bags for ACCA’s Meals on Wheels volunteers here in Athens and Winder each Christmas for the past 3 years!!  They fill the bags with fancy items like good chocolate and coco. ACCA would like to thank you […]


Winter 2012 Connections is ready for you!

Click on the cover of our newest issue to see what is coming up and what has happened at ACCA.  Inside is information about signing up for the next Ms. Senior Athens, the annual Holiday Tea, photos from Harvest Festival, Legislative Breakfast, and Night of Lights. Also inside is our […]


2012 Medicare Coverage – LIVE WEBCAST

Georgia Public Broadcasting will be holding a live broadcast on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Get your Medicare questions answered during the webcast by telephone (1-888-685-2815 or 404-685-2815, online chat, or be a member of the in-studio audience.  To be a member of […]


It’s a Little Scary at ACCA…

Lady Liberty (Dee Windate) with her Judges (UGA interns) after winning the costume contest. On Monday, October 31. the Grandparents Raising Grandchildren hosted “ACCA – A Great Place to Work” with a spooky themed morning party at Bentley Adult Day Health.  The staff and clients participated in a costume contest […]


Athens Banner-Herald writes great story about Paro and Adult Day Health

Cuddly robot makes friends at adult day care program Evelyn Perkins doesn’t like to communicate with most people anymore, but she will cuddle and sing to Bentley — a robotic, plush harbor seal — all morning long. Bentley is a therapeutic robot, one of a handful of robots used in […]


It’s looking a lot like Halloween at ACCA.

Staff, clients, volunteers, and visitors dressed to impress today at ACCA for Halloween.  Grandparents Raising Grandchildren hosted a fantastic “ACCA-It’s a great place to work” event at Bentley Adult Day Health.  Everyone came out and enjoyed refreshments and seeing each other dressed up.  Dee Windate won the overall contest as […]


Great article on Campus Kitchen by the Athens Banner-Herald

UGA Student Group Aims to Reduce Food Waste, Feed Hungry  A new University of Georgia student group has found a way to tackle two problems at once — wasted food and hungry Athenians. “That’s the great thing about this. On the one hand, it’s doing something about food waste and […]


ACCA Featured in Los Angeles Times

ACCA was featured in today’s edition of the Los Angeles Times and our robot, Bentley was made famous.  Eve Anthony, chief operations officer, was called and interviewed by the reporter a couple of weeks ago.  Paro was introduced to our clients almost a year ago and has had a huge […]

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