FAQs

Q.    Where can I get help with aging services and what does it cost?
A:    You may contact the Aging and Disability Resource Center within your local Area Agency on Aging for help.  Compassionate, professional staff will provide quality assistance in addressing your concerns.   There is no cost for assistance through the ADRC, however, a contribution or a related cost may be requested should a client begin receiving services. Or, you may fill out the Request for Assistance online for more information.

Q.    Can I get paid for taking care of my loved ones?
A.    Yes, through the Medicaid Waiver and Personal Choices programs.

Q.    What program is available to assist with paying for medications?
A.    Our State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) can assist individuals eligible for Medicare benefits enroll in Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans.  Also, our SenioRx program can assist individuals with limited income, no drug coverage at any age.  If needed, assistance may also be available with liquid supplements such as Ensure, Glucerna, and Osmolite.

Q.    What is the role of the Area Agency on Aging?
A.    The Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is part of a nationwide network of federal, state and local agencies set forth under the Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended.  We are one of 13 Area Agencies on Aging in the state under administration of the Alabama Department of Senior Services with the responsibility of planning and developing a comprehensive, coordinated system of services to benefit older citizens.

For more information, contact our Aging and Disability Resource Center for assistance at 1-(800)-243-5463 or (334)-244-6903.

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Get ready for some fun in May at our 2019 Older Americans Month Celebration in Troy, AL! Please see details on attached flyer and details on how to become a sponsor for this great event! Help us celebrate our wonderful seniors! See MoreSee Less

Get ready for some fun in May at our 2019 Older Americans Month Celebration in Troy, AL! Please see details on attached flyer and details on how to become a sponsor for this great event! Help us celebrate our wonderful seniors!Image attachment

Coming up on April 5, 2019, SCADC will help sponsor the Elder Justice/Fraud/Courageous Caregiver Conference that will be held in Tuskegee, AL @ 9:00 a.m. Please refer to the pictures for more info!

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Coming up on April 5, 2019, SCADC will help sponsor the Elder Justice/Fraud/Courageous Caregiver Conference that will be held in Tuskegee, AL @ 9:00 a.m. Please refer to the pictures for more info!

*Please note: Sponsor Registration Form has been corrected.Image attachment

Please refer to the images for more info on "Gateway to Community Living." Our Long-Term Care Ombudsman assists residents, families, and long-term care facilities. Please call our office at 334-244-6903 for more info. See MoreSee Less

SCADC is sponsoring with Tuskegee Senior Citizen Program to celebrate "National Family Cargivers Month" on November 15th. Please see the flyer for more details. #ALcares See MoreSee Less

SCADC is sponsoring with Tuskegee Senior Citizen Program to celebrate National Family Cargivers Month on November 15th. Please see the flyer for more details. #ALcares

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