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.

 

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

CLEVELAND SUMMER SYMPOSIUM: CONVERSATIONS ABOUT DEMENTIA

DATE: Thursday, July 17, 2014

TIMES: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

LOCATION: Westwood Baptist Church

A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided!

Cleveland Caregivers, the time to register for the Cleveland Conference has finally arrived!

This event is FREE, but registration is required.  Space is limited.

Don't Delay!  Register today online!

http://act.alz.org/site/Calendar?id=112905&view=Detail

This workshop will offer tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members and friends about:

  • Safety
  • Legal and Financial Issues
  • Difficult Behaviors
  • Early Stage/Newly Diagnosed
  • Caregiver Stress

For additional information about this conference or to register by phone, contact Amy French or Wendy Winters at 423-265-3600

 

 

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.

Mailing Address: P O Box 4757, Chattanooga, TN 37405 | Physical Address: 1000 Riverfront Parkway, Chattanooga, TN 37402