Heart of Georgia Altamaha HealthMatters

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
Telephone: (912-367-3648)
Toll-Free: (888-367-9913)
Website: http://www.hogarc.org/area-agency-on-aging/
Wellness Coordinator: Jennifer Crosby
Phone: (888-367-9913)
Email: crosby@hogarc.org
Caregiver Specialist: Laura Graham
Phone: (888-367-9913)
Email: lgraham@hogarc.org


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

Jennifer Crosby