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.

670,661

Meals served

Through Meals on Wheels and Senior nutrition programs in 2020.

15,967

Individuals served

Through United Way Area Agency on Aging in 2020.

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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

Meet UWCA’s Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Sheree Head and Morgan Rhodes lead the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program of the United Way Area Agency on Aging (UWAAA). Hear them give insight into which rights residents have and what to do when a resident, loved one or staff member feels the facility is not honoring those rights.

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