Senior & Disability Services - United Way of Central Alabama

Senior & Disability Services

Support for Seniors, Caregivers and People with Disabilities

United Way Area Agency on Aging (UWAAA) of Jefferson County promotes the health, dignity and independence of seniors, people with disabilities and their caregivers. Through a comprehensive and coordinated system, UWAAA is enhancing lives in meaningful ways – from providing hot, nutritious meals and monitoring long-term care facilities to training caregivers and helping individuals take full advantage of their Medicare benefits.

612,415

Meals served

Through Meals on Wheels and Senior nutrition programs in 2021

16,389

Individuals served

Through United Way Area Agency on Aging in 2021

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Seniors searching for help can find it at the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC), a program of the United Way Area Agency on Aging. ADRC provides information, counseling and referrals to access options and benefits regarding the various assistance programs for the aging and people with disabilities in Jefferson County.

Call 1-800-AGE-LINE

Area Agency on Aging

UWAAA is dedicated to helping all seniors and individuals with disabilities throughout Jefferson County live healthier, happier, more well-informed…

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Meals on Wheels

Friendly volunteers deliver five meals a week to qualified Meals on Wheels clients. Find out how to qualify for the program.

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UWCA Spotlight

Vaccine Hesitancy Campaign Draws Seniors to Free Clinics

Through the Vaccine Hesitancy Campaign for the Elderly and Disabled, eligible seniors 60 years and older could receive a $100 VISA gift card if they chose to get a COVID-19 vaccine at one of the two free clinics hosted by UWAAA.

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