Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Inc. (CASC)

General Information
Description of Agency: Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Inc. (CASC), is a nonprofit agency that provides programs and services to promote the well-being of aging persons living in Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester Counties. CASC provides services to tri-county residents age 55 and older (depending upon the service), their spouses, dependents with disabilities, and caregivers. Services offered include: care management; group and home-delivered meals; companion service; home chores help; in-home respite care; information and referral to local resources; health and wellness programs; social and recreational activities; subsidized housing; food/grocery assistance; minor home repair; and numerous volunteer opportunities. Click on each Affiliated Program and Service listed below for details.

In addition to the Senior Center on Meeting Street in Charleston, CASC operates a subsidized housing complex, Ansonborough House, on Society St. in Charleston, (843) 723-8613.
Location: Charleston
Geographic Area: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Public Transportation: CASC provides transportation to and from the center for meals/activities. Many members use the public transit system (CARTA).
Facility/ADA Access: Facilities are wheelchair accessible.
Intake Procedure: Contact Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Inc., directly for the intake procedure for each program/service.
Funded By: Grants, donations, fees
Affiliations: Charleston County; Trident Area Agency on Aging; Trident United Way
Agency Type: Nonprofit
 
Client Information
Intended Participants: Tri-county residents age 55 and older (depending upon the service), their spouses, dependents with disabilities, and caregivers
Languages Spoken: English
Eligibility: Age and income guidelines vary with service. Spouses under 60 and dependents with disabilities may also be eligible. Please contact the agency directly for more information.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation: Office hours are 8:30am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. Program hours may differ.
 
Contact Information
Contact's Position: Program Staff
Physical Site Address 1: 259 Meeting St.
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Charleston, SC 29401-1602
Mailing Address 1: same as physical address
Main Phone: (843) 722-4127
Fax: (843) 722-3675
Email: casc@charlestonareaseniors.com
 
Contact Information
Director's Name: Mrs. Sandra Clair
Director's Position: Executive Director
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
This Agency:
Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Inc. (CASC)
Affiliated Programs: CASC Ansonborough House
CASC Foster Grandparent Program
CASC Meals on Wheels of Charleston
CASC Senior Center
CASC Senior Companion Program
CASC Seniors Care
Affiliated Services: Care Management (Case Management - Service Coordination)
Companion (Sitter)
Errand/Task Assistance
Food/Grocery Assistance
Food - Group Meals
Food - In-Home
Health and Wellness Programs
Home Chores/Homemaker Services
Home Repair/Modification Assistance
Information & Referral Service
Respite Care - In-Home
Senior Center
Subsidized Housing
Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Opportunities