ACCA is changing lives

In 2020, ACCA served 15,994 individuals providing meals, health & wellness programming, companionship, access to healthcare, employment opportunities and more.

We invite you to explore how we impact the lives of those we serve through their stories.

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The Living Histories of Athens

The Living Histories of Athens, created by Paige Chambers, Richelle Matarazzo and Bridget Hale, shares mini stories and personal experiences of everyday people. Click here to read the stories of the dynamic seniors interviewed.

We’re changing lives in Northeast Georgia

Latest News & Events

Connections, Winter 2023
Connections, Winter 2023

Health of all kinds is important. And nutrition, access to resources and proper perspective on aging contribute to health in more ways than one. Hear from Athens legend Bertis Downs – former manager for REM – in this edition of Connections to discover how he ages well and lives well; […]

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From Eighteen to Eighty: How Volunteerism Brings Generations Together
From Eighteen to Eighty: How Volunteerism Brings Generations Together

There’s not much difference between 18 and 80.  In fact, teenagers and older adults actually have a lot in common. They both long for connection. They both want to feel valued. And, they both have a lot to offer the other.  That’s what the Jackson Student Leadership Council realized when […]

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2022 Annual Report
2022 Annual Report

Over the last 55 years, ACCA has been shaped by the changing needs of the people it serves. As we access the changed landscape of our post-pandemic communities, we’re looking back while thinking forward. And through it all, we’re determined to continue our legacy of promoting aging well through engagement, […]

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