Center for Active Living

Center for Active Living

Stay fit, informed, and engaged with regular exercise and wellness classes, health education events, and social trips and gatherings.

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Center for Active Living

Stay fit, informed, and engaged with regular exercise and wellness classes, health education events, and social trips and gatherings.

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Center for Active Living
Adult Day Health

Adult Day Health

Centers in Athens and Winder offer medical monitoring, therapeutic activities, and assistance with personal care needs to medically frail adults and individuals with disabilities.

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Adult Day Health

Centers in Athens and Winder offer medical monitoring, therapeutic activities, and assistance with personal care needs to medically frail adults and individuals with disabilities.

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Adult Day Health
Transportation

Transportation

Need a ride? Our team can get you where you need to go with friendly, door to door, escorted services.

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Transportation

Need a ride? Our team can get you where you need to go with friendly, door to door, escorted services.

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Transportation
Senior Community Service Employment Program

Senior Community Service Employment Program

Looking to develop your job skills while earning an income? SCSEP connects adults fifty-five and up with job training and education opportunities.

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Senior Community Service Employment Program

Looking to develop your job skills while earning an income? SCSEP connects adults fifty-five and up with job training and education opportunities.

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Senior Community Service Employment Program
Georgia SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program)

Georgia SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program)

Are you new to Medicare, or have questions about your coverage? GeorgiaCares counselors offer free, unbiased benefits counseling to help you navigate Medicare and other benefits available to you.

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Georgia SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program)

Are you new to Medicare, or have questions about your coverage? GeorgiaCares counselors offer free, unbiased benefits counseling to help you navigate Medicare and other benefits available to you.

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Georgia SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program)
Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Our LTCO Representatives advocate on behalf of long term care residents, and provide information to families and individuals looking for long term care.

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Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Our LTCO Representatives advocate on behalf of long term care residents, and provide information to families and individuals looking for long term care.

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Long-Term Care Ombudsman

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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