Programs in this region are provided by the Heart of Georgia Altamaha Area Agency on Aging.
Serving the following counties: Appling, Bleckley, Candler, Dodge, Emanuel, Evans, Jeff Davis, Johnson, Laurens, Montgomery, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Treutlen, Wayne, Wheeler, and Wilcox
Regional Offices: 331 West Parker Street, Baxley, GA 31513
Wellness Coordinator: Jennifer Crosby
Caregiver Specialist: Laura Graham
Focus of Wellness Programs
These programs focus primarily on improving the health and quality of life of seniors; preventing/delaying disability and premature death from chronic disease; assisting individuals in making better lifestyle choices and taking a more active role in their own well-being through nutrition, exercise, and medication management.
Current Programs Offered in the Heart of Georgia Altamaha Region:
- Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention
- Aging Mastery Program Workshops
- Laughter Yoga