Caregiver Education

ACCA understands the challenges facing caregivers, and we are here to help. If you are caring for a loved one, we encourage you to contact our Family Service Navigator at 706-549-4850 to learn about the support and education available through ACCA.

In addition to our programs and services, the following links provide information and education for those caring for a loved one.

For those caring for an adult family member:

For non-parent relatives caring for children:

Latest News & Events

Year of Resiliency and Impact – When You Needed Us Most, We Delivered
Year of Resiliency and Impact – When You Needed Us Most, We Delivered

At ACCA, we have entered a season of HOPE. It has been one year since ACCA temporarily suspended in-person programming due to COVID-19. As we reflect on the past year, we are so proud of ACCA’s impact on the community. It has been a testament to a resilient mindset and […]

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COVID-19 Resources
COVID-19 Resources

ACCA friends, We continue to think of our extended ACCA family and miss seeing all of you! It’s important for you to stay informed, stay active and stay connected during this time you are at home. We have compiled a list of resources for you and your loved ones to […]

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WOO-HOO! ACCA Party Buses Rolled Through Athens!
WOO-HOO! ACCA Party Buses Rolled Through Athens!

We are in the dog days of summer and it is hard to believe that it is August already. Our work at ACCA continues and we are so proud to have provided nearly 99,000 emergency food relief meals to over 1,900 seniors since March 16. Woo-Hoo! We often email or yell […]

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Senior Moments
Senior Moments

A collection of feel-good stories and videos to illustrate that sometimes the best moments happen in life’s second act! 80-year-old retiree takes his rescued dogs on a train ride twice a week 81-year-old graduates college, fulfilling decades old promise to his mother 89-Year-Old Sews 600 Masks While Listening to the […]

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors
Neighbors Helping Neighbors

As we collectively work to keep our friends and families safe and well by social distancing, we are thinking of creative ways to stay connected to one another. During challenging times, reassurance is an important part of the equation and we want to ensure social distancing doesn’t mean social isolation. […]

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ACCA In Action
ACCA In Action

Dear ACCA Friends, As the public health crisis emerged, we ensured that those we serve, those who are the most vulnerable to the covid-19 virus, will not be left behind. In 48 hours, we closed the majority of our programs and shifted our daily operations with an abundance of precaution, […]

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A Measure of Reassurance
A Measure of Reassurance

Dear ACCA Friends, I want you to know that ACCA is closely monitoring communications from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) so that we can stay on top of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. We are determined to be a voice of calm and strength […]

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Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey
Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey

ACCA has recently been contacted and asked to share this information regarding the Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey. Below is information on the survey, examples of letters you might receive concerning this survey and answers to frequently asked questions. Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey (MCBS) Since its inception in 1991, the MCBS […]

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Connections, Spring 2021
Connections, Spring 2021

Our newest issue of Connections is out! Click on the link below to read more about paving it forward with our next generation of leaders, travel inspiration for 2021, growing trends in gardening, protecting yourself against COVID-19 vaccine scams, and to see our calendar of fun events and activities over […]

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It’s National Volunteer Week!
It’s National Volunteer Week!

It’s National Volunteer Week and we are celebrating here at ACCA! Did you know that since March 2020, we have enrolled 318 new volunteers?! That is incredible! Together, we have delivered basic needs and reassurance to thousands of our community members. Since March, our volunteers have helped us deliver over […]

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ACCA Loves Our Nurses
ACCA Loves Our Nurses

We 💙 our ACCA nurses! We couldn’t let National Nurses Week go by without recognizing the wonderful nurses on staff here at ACCA.  We couldn’t provide the number of services that we do without each and everyone of you!  Thank you, Camyla Clark, Sheila Dubose-Woodard, Jan Grissom and Vicky Pope! […]

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