Programs in the Georgia Mountain region are provided by the Legacy Link Area Agency on Aging.
Serving the following counties: Banks, Dawson, Forsyth, Franklin, Habersham, Hall, Hart, Lumpkin, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union, and White
Regional Offices: 4080 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood, GA 30566
Telephone: (770) 538-2650
Wellness Coordinator: Lisa Howard
Phone: (770) 538-2711
Caregiver Specialist: Kristin Krantz
Phone: (470) 208-0374
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 by Legacy Link:
- Matter of Balance Workshops
- Aging Mastery Program
- Diabetes Empowerment Eduation Program (DEEP)
- Living Well: Chronic Disease Self-Management Program