ENHANCING THE LIVES OF SENIORS AND THE DISABLED EVERY DAY
The United Way Area Agency on Aging (UWAAA) of Jefferson County is one of 13 such organizations in Alabama dedicated to meeting many of the unique needs of older and disabled citizens. By way of a thoughtfully planned combination of distinct and highly focused programs and services, UWAAA is helping people live healthier, more fulfilled and well-informed lives every day.
Each of the 10 distinct services of the United Way Area Agency on Aging has been thoughtfully developed in response to many of the unique needs of older and disabled individuals. Whether it’s by offering valuable information about healthcare, providing hot meals, monitoring the staff and services at long-term care facilities, training in-home caregivers, or helping seniors navigate their Medicare options or find more affordable prescriptions through programs such as SHIP and SenioRx, UWAAA is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Jefferson County for those who are most in need of assistance.
For immediate assistance or more information on any of the UWAAA programs and services, please call 1-800-AGE-LINE or visit www.uwaaa.org.
For a summary of each AAA program, click for a video overview.
For specific program information, click any of the following links:
- Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC)
- Alabama Cares
- Alabama Legal Assistance Program
- Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
- Older Relative Caregiver Program
- Personal Care & Homemaker Program
- Senior Medicare Patrol
- Senior Nutrition Program
- SenioRx (Prescription Drug Assistance)
- SHIP (Help with Medicare)