Programs in Northeast Georgia are provided by the Northeast Georgia Area Agency on Aging.
Serving the following counties: Barrow, Clarke, Elbert, Greene, Jackson, Jasper, Madison, Morgan, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, and Walton
Regional Offices: 305 Research Drive, Athens, GA 30605
Telephone: (706) 583-2546
Wellness Coordinator: Lesley Clack
Caregiver Specialist: Toshia Lewic
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 Northeast Georgia:
- Matter of Balance Workshops
- Aging Mastery Program Workshops
- Nutrition Education Lessons
- Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program