Jasper County Council on Aging

General Information
Description of AgencyThe Jasper County Council on Aging (JCCOA) provides programs and services to promote the well-being of older adults who live in Jasper County through the Ridgeland, Hardeeville, and Robertville senior centers. Programs/services include leisure, social, educational, and recreational activities; group meals for those who attend the centers; noontime meals delivered to seniors who are homebound; health and wellness programs; homemaker services for seniors with physical limitations; information about and referral to outside services and resources; and volunteer opportunities.
Click on the link to each Affiliated Program/Service listed below for more information.
Geographic AreaJasper
Public TransportationThe JCCOA will continue to provide transportation for participants to and from the senior centers, as well as for group shopping and other outings until July 1, 2014.
Facility/ADA AccessFacilities are accessible by persons with disabilities.
Intake ProcedurePlease contact the Jasper County Council on Aging at (843) 726-5601 for more information or to apply. Lowcountry Council of Governments (LCOG) meets with each senior adult, except those under United Way and local pay, to complete the necessary paperwork and to assess his/her needs.
Intake RequirementsMedical History, Picture ID, Soc. Sec Card
Funded ByFederal, State, Local governments
Agency TypeNonprofit
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityJasper County residents age 60 or older may receive services. Spouses under 60 and dependents with disabilities may also be eligible. Please contact the agency for more information.
Hours of OperationMain office and Ridgeland Senior Center hours are 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday through Friday. Hardeeville Senior Center hours are 8:00am - 2:00pm, Monday through Friday. Robertville Senior Center hours are 8:00am - 1:00pm, Monday through Friday
Contact Information
Contact's NameMs. Lila Resh
Contact's PositionAdministrative Assistant
Contact's Phone(843) 726-5601
Physical Site Address 1444 Wise Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipRidgeland, SC 29936
Mailing Address 1PO Box 641
Mailing City, State, ZipRidgeland, SC 29936-0641
Main Phone(843) 726-5601
Emergency/After Hours Phone(843) 305-1194, Director's phone
Fax(843) 717-2822
Web Addresshttp://www.jaspercountysc.org/secondary.aspx?pageID=110
Director Information
Director's NameMs. Kathy Hightower
Director's PositionDirector
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Jasper County Council on Aging
Affiliated Programs: Hardeeville Senior Center, JCCOA
Ridgeland Senior Center, JCCOA
Robertville Senior Center, JCCOA
Affiliated Services: Food - Group Meals
Food - Group Meals
Food - Group Meals
Food - In-Home
Health and Wellness Programs
Health and Wellness Programs
Health and Wellness Programs
Home Chores/Homemaker Services
Information & Referral Service
Senior Center
Senior Center
Senior Center
Volunteer Opportunities