Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Inc. (CASC)

 
General Information
Description of AgencyCharleston 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.
LocationCharleston
Geographic AreaBerkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Public TransportationCASC provides transportation to and from the center for meals/activities. Many members use the public transit system (CARTA).
Facility/ADA AccessFacilities are wheelchair accessible.
Intake ProcedureContact Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Inc., directly for the intake procedure for each program/service.
Funded ByGrants, donations, fees
AffiliationsCharleston County; Trident Area Agency on Aging; Trident United Way
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsTri-county residents age 55 and older (depending upon the service), their spouses, dependents with disabilities, and caregivers
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityAge 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 OperationOffice hours are 8:30am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. Program hours may differ.
 
Contact Information
Contact's PositionProgram Staff
Physical Site Address 1259 Meeting St.
Physical Site City, State, ZipCharleston, SC 29401-1602
Mailing Address 1same as physical address
Main Phone(843) 722-4127
Fax(843) 722-3675
Emailcasc@charlestonareaseniors.com
 
Director Information
Director's NameMrs. Sandra Clair
Director's PositionExecutive Director
 
Affiliated 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