Adults with Special Needs

Alleghany County Group Homes

Residential placement, care and person centered training for adults with developmental disabilities, 18 years and over.
Telephone: 336-372-5671

Alleghany Developmental Vocational Program

Vocational training, community inclusion, literacy and basic math education, hot lunch, recreational opportunities, and transportation for adults with developmental disabilities.
Telephone: 336-372-5671

Alleghany In Motion

Elderly and Disabled Transportation Assistance Program for medcal and dental purposes, requirements and age limits, at least 24 hr. notice required for scheduling.
Telephone: 336-372-8747

Alzheimer’s Association-Western Carolina Chapter

Provide and enhance care and support for all affected by Alzheimer’s/Dementia and reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health
24 Hr. Help Line: 800-272-3900 Website:
Telephone: 828-514-3124

Daymark Recovery Services

Comprehensive and culturally competent mental health and substance abuse services, psycho-social rehabilitation day treatment for adults who qualify.
Telephone: 336-372-4095

Department of Social Services

Investigate and/or provide services to abused, neglected and exploited disabled adults; assistance in locating needed health services; placement services; guardianship for incompetent adults; 18 years and older.
Telephone: 336-372-1445

Genesis Health Care, Alleghany Center

Long term skilled nursing facility; short term rehabilitation facility offering full time physical, occupational and speech therapy, inpatient and outpatient.
Telephone: 336-372-2441

High Country First In Families

Support to adults with developmental disabilities and traumatic brain injury; i.e. school / medical supplies, toys, childcare, respite care, computers.
Telephone: 336-667-3333x250