AdvocacyACCA’s mission includes advocating at the local, state, and national levels for funding and legislation that align with the needs of older adults in our community.

Each year, ACCA speaks with our consumers, volunteers, supporters and the community about the issues that are important to them.

We work with aging advocates across the state and as part of specialized national groups to ensure our voice is heard about the issues that are important to us. We, in turn, share what we learn with our community.

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2019 Age Well Live Well Award
2019 Age Well Live Well Award

May is known nationally as Older Americans Month. Since 1963, Older Americans Month has been a time to celebrate older Americans, their stories and their contributions. This annual observance offers a special opportunity to learn about, support and recognize our nation’s older citizens. This year’s theme, “Connect, Create and Contribute,” […]

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ACCA’s Center for Active Living Expanding Services!
ACCA’s Center for Active Living Expanding Services!

Through a partnership with the City of Winterville and the Northeast Georgia Area Agency on Aging, ACCA is now serving lunch at the Winterville Center for Community and Culture on Tuesdays. Come on our for great wellness programs and enjoy a meal, too! If you’re an Athens or neighboring resident […]

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Check out our latest issue of Connections!
Check out our latest issue of Connections!

Click here to check out our latest issue of Connections! Learn how to make healthy popsicles, check out Avid Bookshop’s summer reading list and catch up on all of the latest happenings at ACCA!

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