Regional Live Beyond Expectations Strategic Plan

Regional Live Beyond Expectations Strategic Plan

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Atlanta Region 
Area Agency on Aging

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Call the AgeWise Connection at 404-463-3333 to speak to a certified information and referral specialist.

Services Include:


     Medicare Help

     Meals & Nutrition Programs


     Help for People with Disabilities


     Assisted Living

     Diabetes Education & Prevention

     Insurance Advice

     Retirement Planning

     Community Gardens

     Senior Centers


Aging and Health Resources

A Division of the Center for Community Services

Area Agency on Aging 

As the Area Agency on Aging (AAA), the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) plans and provides comprehensive services to address the needs of the region's older population. The Atlanta region's Area Plan on Aging is carried out through contracts with 10 county-based aging programs and 13 specialized agencies to provide a continuum of home and community-based services. 

Live Beyond Expectations

ARC's Aging and Health Services encourage all metro Atlanta residents live beyond expectations through the following programs: 

  Lifelong Community Development
Housing & Transportation options must be affordable, accessible, located close to services and available within existing communities. Mobility options ensure that as people age, they can access services & remain independent. more...

Healthy Living Encouragement
Creates environments that promote physical activity, social interaction and easy access to healthcare. more...

Expanded Information & Access to Services
Strengthens and Modernizes the current education and information networks to meet the long term care needs of the population. more...


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