2017 Events

06.27.17 - Learn How to Detect, Prevent & report Elder Abuse

Each year, an estimated five million older persons are abused, neglected and exploited. It occurs in every demographic and can happen to anyone - a family member, a neighbor, event you. Yet it is estimated that only about one in five of those crimes are ever discovered. This community event included guest speakers and exhibitors. Topics included elder abuse, neglect and exploitation. Attendees learned how to Detect, Prevent and Report Elder Abuse. 

 
 

05.18.17 - Caregivers' day Out

A day for fun, a day for YOU! This event is a day to honor and give time to caregivers who do so much for others everyday. The day included guest speakers, door prizes and lunch. 

 
 

05.11.07 - 30th Annual Senior Appreciation Day

We had a blast celebrating Older Americans Month on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at our 30th annual West Alabama Senior Appreciation Day! Click the photo below to watch a video of our fun and be sure to join us next year!

 

Also check out coverage of Senior Appreciation Day by members of our local media!


2017-2018 Senior Resource Directory 

Every two years, the West Alabama Area Agency on Aging publishes a local Senior Resource Directory. This valuable tool covers our seven county region and includes articles and contact information for a variety of local resources. Contact our Agency for a FREE copy today!