Seniors' Health Services for the Lowcountry Region

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Food Programs
Address:200 Milligan Circle
St. Matthews, SC 29135
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Description:Programs for seniors in Calhoun County provided by the Calhoun County Council on Aging include supportive services such as congregate or home-delivered meals, social and recreational activities, transportation assistance, and health screenings. County residents age 60 (55 for some services) and older may receive services; spouses under 60 and dependents with disabilities may also be eligible.
Address:259 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29401
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Description:Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Inc. (CASC) is a nonprofit agency that provides programs and services to promote the well-being of aging persons living in Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester Counties. CASC provides services to tri-county residents age 55 and older (depending upon the service), their spouses, dependents with disabilities, and caregivers. Services offered include: care management; individual advocacy; group and home-delivered meals; companion service; homemaker help; in-home respite care; information and referral to local resources; job training and placement; adult enrichment education; social and recreational activities; subsidized housing; and numerous volunteer opportunities .
Address:39 Senior Avenue
Walterboro, SC 29488
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Description:The Colleton County Council on Aging (COA) provides services for county residents age 60 and older, their spouses and dependents with disabilities. Services include: congregate and home delivered meals (Meals on Wheels); homemaker/light housekeeping services for frail seniors; and leisure, social and recreational activities. A Case Manager is available to help determine needs and coordinate the necessary services for each Senior.
Office Name:Walterboro Senior Center
Address:78 Highland Circle
Walterboro, SC 29488
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Office Name:Green Pond Senior Center
Address:29 Playground Lane
Green Pond, SC 29446
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(Lowcountry Council of Governments)
Address:634 Campground Road
Yemassee, SC 29945
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877-846-8148 (Toll Free)
Description:This is a non-profit agency supported by the Older Americans Act that provides services to the aging in Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, and Jasper. One of their programs, Family Caregivers Support, assists unpaid family members who are primary caregivers of citizens over 60 years old. They help evaluate the caregiver's needs and locate, identify or assist with services such as emergency respite, transportation to appointments, support groups, caregiver training and counseling, home modifications for the mobility impaired, incontinence supplies, and nutritional supplements. They also offer some assistance to grand-relatives, over the age of 55, raising children without parental financial support. Programs include I-CARE, Medicare Fraud, Legal Assistance, elder rights advocacy, public education, Family Caregivers Support, and Long Term Care Ombudsman. Information and referral to service is available to seniors and the physically challenged.