Aiken Area Council on Aging (AACOA), Main Office

General Information
Description of ProgramThe Aiken Area Council on Aging, Inc. (AACOA) is a nonprofit agency that provides a variety of programs and services to promote the well-being of aging persons living in Aiken County, SC. The main office is the point of contact to apply for any/all of the agency's services. A meal/activity site is located in the same facility.
Click on the link to each of the Affiliated Services listed below for more information. Click on the link to the Affiliated Agency profile to access information about transportation services and four additional meal/activity sites throughout the county.
Geographic AreaAiken
Public TransportationTransportation is provided to and from the meal/activity sites for participants.
Facility/ADA AccessAll locations are fully accessible by persons with disabilities. Buses on the Best Friend Express routes are wheelchair-accessible.
Intake ProcedureCall the AACOA office to apply for or request more information about any service.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish; Spanish translator available
EligibilityAiken County residents age 60 (55 for some services) or older may receive services. Spouses under 60 and dependents with disabilities may also be eligible. Please contact the agency directly for more information.
Hours of OperationAdministrative Office hours are 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. See program and service listings for their hours of operation.
Contact Information
Contact's PositionDirector of Services
Physical Site Address 1159 Morgan Street, NW
Physical Site City, State, ZipAiken, SC 29801-3621
Mailing Address 1PO Box 3156
Mailing City, State, ZipAiken, SC 29802-3156
Main Phone(803) 648-5447
Fax(803) 649-1005
Director Information
Director's NameMr. Scott K. Murphy
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Additional Information
Secondary ServicesLoan of walkers, canes, etc.; Information and referral services
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Aiken Area Council on Aging, Inc.
This Program: Aiken Area Council on Aging (AACOA), Main Office
Affiliated Services: Care Management (Case Management - Service Coordination)
Food - Group Meals
Food - In-Home
Personal Emergency Response System (PERS)
Senior Center
Volunteer Opportunities