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.
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.
FRAUD VIDEOS: PROTECTING SENIORS FROM FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION
Follow this link to see information about situations where an alert teller, or other bank employee could intervene to protect a senior customer.
What resources are available to assist older adults and their families? The following organizations will share important information about the services they proivde to assist olders adults and their families:
- SE TN Area Agency on Aging and Disability
- Alexian Brothers PACE
- Tennessee Disability Pathfinder
- Independence Initiative, Tennessee Justice Center
- Alzheimer's Association, Mid South
WHERE: Chattanooga Public Library, 1001 Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN
WHEN: Thursday, November 10, 20161:00 - 4:00 pm EST
RSVP: Please click here to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email.
For more details, please click here for flyer. If you have any questions, please contact Megan Hart at (615)875-5082 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Click here for flyer with more information.