Are You a Care Giver?
A caregiver is someone who provides whatever is needed for another person's well-being. Or do you know a caregiver who needs some support?
Elder Abuse Training: Who Do I Call?
The Centralina Area Agency on Aging, Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services and Levine Senior Center are partnering to offer this 2.5 CEU course on identifying and reporting concerns about potential elder mistreatment...more information or Website to view event and/or register
May is Older Americans Month
Older Americans Month is a proud tradition that shows our commitment to honoring the value that elders contribute to our communities. This year’s Older Americans Month theme—“Unleash the Power of Age!”—highlights the significant contributions made by thousands of older Americans across our nation. Check out the Just1Call calendar to participate in the activities going on throughout this month and every month.
CONNECT Our Future
Vibrant Communities - Robust Region
Regional Growth Project featured in Broadcasts and Open Houses around the Community...more information
Free Vision Care
EyeCare America and Vision USA provide free eye care to qualifying individuals...more information
Heat Stress in the Elderly
Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...more information
Are you getting Social Security, VA or other federal benefits by paper check? You are required by the U.S. Department of the Treasury to switch to electronic payments by March 1, 2013...more information
Stay active and participate in the many trips and activities...more information
Mecklenburg County Park & Recreation Get Going Guide for Seniors
A year long celebration of Mecklenburg County's sestercentennial. Website
Legal Services for the Elderly - Brochure
Summit - Parent/Caregiver Group - Free
Sponsored by Therapeutic Recreation, a monthly group for parents, guardians, and caregivers...more information
Disability Rights and Resources
Provides assistance for disabled customers moving from a facility (including homeless shelters) to an independent living situation... Flyer
North Carolina Senior Legal Helpline - Free service...Flyer
North Carolina Foreclosure Prevention Fund - Flyer
Helps North Carolina homeowners who are struggling to pay their mortgage...more information