We’re here to help. ACCA understands the importance of caregiver health, support, and planning for the future. We can help you navigate the roadmap of caregiving.

Geriatric Care Management

Geriatric Care Management

Get help navigating the road map of decisions and tasks related to the care of the aging adult in your life. Learn what resources are available for your family, and receive the on-going support of a Care Manager with a personalized Care Plan.

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Geriatric Care Management

Get help navigating the road map of decisions and tasks related to the care of the aging adult in your life. Learn what resources are available for your family, and receive the on-going support of a Care Manager with a personalized Care Plan.

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Geriatric Care Management
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Providing resources and support for relative caregivers who find themselves stepping in to care for children when parents cannot. Case Managers provide personalized support and assistance to meet each family’s unique needs.

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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Providing resources and support for relative caregivers who find themselves stepping in to care for children when parents cannot. Case Managers provide personalized support and assistance to meet each family’s unique needs.

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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Support Groups

Support Groups

Get support from other family caregivers and professional staff.

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Support Groups

Get support from other family caregivers and professional staff.

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Support Groups
Caregiver Education

Caregiver Education

Training and education events, as well as further resources.

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Caregiver Education

Training and education events, as well as further resources.

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Caregiver Education
The Buddy Program

The Buddy Program

Matches vetted volunteers, age 55 and up, with older adults.

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The Buddy Program

Matches vetted volunteers, age 55 and up, with older adults.

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The Buddy Program
Senior Companion Program

Senior Companion Program

We’re here to help. ACCA understands the importance of caregiver health, support, and planning for the future. We can help you navigate the roadmap of caregiving.

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Senior Companion Program

We’re here to help. ACCA understands the importance of caregiver health, support, and planning for the future. We can help you navigate the roadmap of caregiving.

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Senior Companion Program

Latest News & Events

ACCA is Hiring AmeriCorps VISTAs
ACCA is Hiring AmeriCorps VISTAs

ACCA is looking for TWO Anti-Hunger Heroes to join our team! We are currently accepting applications for an AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate and an AmeriCorps VISTA Annual Associate. Both positions will help manage ACCA’s senior hunger initiatives, working to keep our community garden in peak condition and assisting with our […]

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Connections, Spring 2022
Connections, Spring 2022

Did you know? May is Older American’s Month, and this spring we are exploring what it means to “age your way.” Look inside this latest issue of Connections for stories about creativity, self-expression, and the importance of choice. Before you go, be sure to check the calendar and see what […]

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It’s the 50th anniversary of our Meals on Wheels program!
It’s the 50th anniversary of our Meals on Wheels program!

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Athens Community Council on Aging’s Meals on Wheels program. We are incredibly excited to celebrate this milestone as part of Meals on Wheels America’s 20th annual March for Meals nationwide celebration.  The Meals on Wheels program at ACCA began in 1972 as […]

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She’s delivered meals for more than four decades
She’s delivered meals for more than four decades

Read about Dorothy Newland, our longest-serving volunteer, and her passion for others When Dorothy Newland began volunteering for the Athens Community Council on Aging’s Meals on Wheels program in 1973, little did she know she was just getting started. Forty-nine years later, she’s still volunteering and doesn’t plan on stopping. […]

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