SOUTHEAST TENNESSEE AREA AGENCY ON AGING AND DISABILITY
The goal of Southeast Tennessee Area Agency on Aging and Disability is to advocate for and to strive to achieve a system of services that allows older persons and persons with disabilities the opportunity for an independent and productive lifespan. This is accomplished through three primary areas of emphasis: Advocacy, Service, and Planning.
Serving BLEDSOE, BRADLEY, GRUNDY, HAMILTON, MARION, McMINN, MEIGS, POLK, RHEA, and SEQUATCHIE Counties.
To refer yourself or someone you know for services, click on the question mark to access the Interactive Referral Form.
BETTER CHOICES, BETTER HEALTH
A free 6-week program to help manage your health.
These are fun workshops that teach you how to take day-to-day responsibility for your health and wellness. Workshops are about healthy eating, exercise, action planning, problem solving, managing stress, medications, and communication skills.
Classes are two-hours each, once a week for six weeks.
Mondays, May 2 - June 13
9 - 11 am CST
Gruetli-Laager Senior Center
32377 TN 108, Gruetli-Laager, TN
Call 931-779-5494 for more information or to register. Registration is required.
ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION EXERCISE PROGRAM
The Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program was developed especially for people with arthritis. This class helps individuals maintain their fitness while reducing arthritis pain.
Classes are one-hour each. Two times per week for six weeks.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
May 3 - June 9
2 - 3 pm
John Calvin Apartments
Call 423-877-2609 to RSVP. Space is limited.
FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
Are you responsible for the care of an adult family member or loved one?
Join the Family Caregiver Support Group. Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every Month from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Health Care Center at Standifer Place, 2626 Walker Road, Chattanooga, TN.
ELDERLY AND DISABLED VICTIMS PROGRAM
We need your help in identifying elderly and disabled victims of abuse!
The Partnership for Families, Children, and Adults Elderly Services offers free assessment and services to resolve issues of abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Our Case Managers are trained to assess individual situations to help identify problems and develop a plan to resolve them.
Contact our office at 755-2870 if you are interested in scheduling a presentation, workshop, or speaking engagement for community groups, churches, or agencies.