Marlboro County Council on Aging

 
General Information
Description of ProgramThe Marlboro County Council on Aging (MCCOA) provides programs and services for seniors in Marlboro County through the main office in Bennettsville. General services provided include group and home-delivered meals; local transportation to the center and for errands and appointments; homemaker services (light housekeeping, etc.); educational and wellness programs; leisure, social, and recreational activities; and information and referral to local agencies. When funding is available, the MCCOA helps members who have a doctor's order get a monthly supply of a liquid nutritional supplement. Care Managers are available to assist with coordinating needed services for members. Click on each of the ´┐ŻAffiliated Services´┐Ż listed below for details.
LocationMarlboro
Geographic AreaMarlboro
Public TransportationTransportation is available for MCCOA members to and from the meal/activity site and for some local errands/appointments.
Facility/ADA AccessAccessible parking is available; the facility has a ramp.
Intake ProcedureIntake procedures may vary depending on the service. Please contact the Marlboro County Council on Aging directly for more information.
Intake RequirementsMedical History, Medication List, Soc. Sec Card
Additional RequirementsSmall yearly membership fee
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityMarlboro County residents age 60 years or older may receive services. Spouses under 60 and dependents with disabilities may also be eligible. Please contact the agency directly for more information.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesDonations, Free
Capacity LimitationsBased on available funds
Wait ListCheck with agency.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationRegular business hours are 7:30am - 3:30pm, Monday through Friday.
 
Contact Information
Contact's PositionProgram Staff
Physical Site Address 1East Market St.
Physical Site City, State, ZipBennettsville, SC 29512
Mailing Address 1PO Box 1195
Mailing City, State, ZipBennettsville, SC 29512-1195
Main Phone(843) 479-9951
Emergency/After Hours PhoneThe agency has an answering machine.
Fax(843) 479-9951 (call before faxing)
Program Emailmarlborocoa@ymail.com
 
Director Information
Director's NameMs. Sara Musselwhite
Director's PositionExecutive Director
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Marlboro County Council on Aging
This Program: Marlboro County Council on Aging
Affiliated Services: Care Management (Case Management - Service Coordination)
Errand/Task Assistance
Food - Group Meals
Food - In-Home
Health and Wellness Programs
Home Chores/Homemaker Services
Information & Referral Service
Local Community Transportation
Nutritional Supplement Assistance
Senior Center
Volunteer Opportunities