Lowcountry Area Agency on Aging

General Information
Description of Agency: The Lowcountry Area Agency on Aging (AAA) plans, coordinates, and contracts with local providers for services to senior adults in its multi-county service area. The primary goal of a AAA is to promote and develop a comprehensive, coordinated service delivery system in the community so that senior adults may easily access services that help them live in their homes as long as possible. In addition to contracting with providers, this agency also provides some direct services to seniors.
Location: Jasper
Geographic Area: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Intake Procedure: Application and intake procedures may vary, depending on the service needed. Please contact the Agency directly for more information.
Agency Type: Nonprofit
 
Client Information
Languages Spoken: English
Eligibility: Income or other eligibility requirements for this program may depend on the type of service provided. Please contact program staff directly for more information regarding eligibility for specific services.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation: Office hours are 8:30am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. Telephone voice mail is available after regular business hours.
 
Contact Information
Contact's Position: Aging Program Staff
Contact's Phone: (843) 726-5536
Physical Site Address 1: 634 Campground Road
Physical Site Address 2: Lowcountry Council of Governments
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Yemassee, SC 29945
Mailing Address 1: Lowcountry Council of Governments
Mailing Address 2: PO Box 98
Mailing City, State, Zip: Yemassee, SC 29945-0098
Main Phone: (843) 726-5536
Other Phone: Toll-free: (877) 846-8148
Fax: (843) 726-5165
Email: lcogaaa@lowcountrycog.org
 
Contact Information
Director's Name: Ms.  Marvile  Thompson
Director's Position: Aging Unit Director
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
This Agency:
Lowcountry Area Agency on Aging
Affiliated Programs: Consumer Choice Home Care Program, Lowcountry Region
Family Caregiver Support Program, Lowcountry Region
Information, Referral & Assistance, Lowcountry Region
Long Term Care Ombudsman, Lowcountry Region
Lowcountry Area Agency on Aging
Minor Home Repair Program, Lowcountry Region
SHIP (State Health Insurance Program), Lowcountry Region
Affiliated Services: Advocacy - Individual
Advocacy - Individual
Caregiver Support Group
Complaints/Grievance
Consumer Assistance
Consumer/Family Training
Home Chores/Homemaker Services
Home Repair/Modification Assistance
Information & Referral Service
Information & Referral Service
Insurance Counseling
Legal Services - General
Ombudsman
Service Voucher
Volunteer Opportunities