In an effort to reach more Older Americans in our communities so they can learn about available supports and services, we are holding an “Information Series” quarterly. We kicked off the series with 7 Kickoff Cookouts - one in each of our West Alabama counties. Fun times were had by all!Read More
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.Read More
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!
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!Read More