Alleghany In MotionElderly and Disabled Transportation Assistance Program for medical and dental purposes, requirements and age limits, at least 24hr. notice required for scheduling.
Alzheimer’s Association-Western Carolina ChapterProvide and enhance care and support for all affected by Alzheimer’s/ Dementia and reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
Appalachian Senior Companions/ Foster Grandparents55 yr. and older, volunteer 20 hrs. per week with ill seniors or in the school with special needs children.
Council on AgingFitness room, activities, outreach, information and referral, senior companions, congregate lunch 4 days a week, transportation to and from Senior Center available.
D.A.N.A. Elder AbuseInformation, counseling and referrals.
Genesis Health Care, Alleghany CenterLong term skilled nursing facility; short term rehabilitation facility offering full time physical, occupational and speech therapy, inpatient and outpatient.
Senior Exercise to NutritionExercise at Alleghany Wellness Center special classes and be rewarded with coupons to be spent at local farmers market.
Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)Publications, information and guidance regarding Medicare, Medicare Part D, Medicare Supplements and Medicare Advantage plans; Division of NC Dept. of Insurance.
Social Security AdministrationObtain new Medicare card, social security statements, and disability benefits planning query; make appointment to apply for retirement, disability, Medicare and Social Security.
Veteran’s OfficeVeteran’s compensation, pension, VA Healthcare, military paperwork.