Welcome Seniors of Mobile,
Baldwin and Escambia Counties!

The Area Agency on Aging serves as the lead agency to assist seniors and their families in providing and coordinating resources and services that enable seniors to maintain their independence.

 

 
 

Produce vouchers available now for Senior Farmers Market Program

 

Applications are now being accepted for the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program vouchers. To apply for the program, click “learn more” below to be taken to the online application. Seniors not comfortable with, or who don’t have access to the Internet, should contact the Area Agency on Aging at 1-800-AGE-LINE or 800-243-5463, and personnel will complete the application over the phone and submit it.

The program offers low-income seniors $30 worth of vouchers redeemable at area Farmers Markets to buy fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs from Alabama farmers. To qualify for vouchers, applicants must be 60 years of age or older and also fall below one of the following annual income levels:

One-person household: $1,605.00 monthly

Two-person household: $2,163.00 monthly

Three-person household: $2,721.00 monthly

The number of vouchers is limited, so completing the application doesn’t guarantee receipt of Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program vouchers.

Area Agency on Aging joins

fight against senior hunger

Did you know hunger adds 14 years to a senior citizen's physical age? This means a 60-year-old experiencing hunger has the same limitations in activities of daily living as a 74-year-old. But, there's help for hungry seniors in Alabama.

We want to hear from you!

The Area Agency on Aging of the South Alabama Regional Planning Commission provides assistance to older adults, disabled individuals, their families and caregivers.  The agency wants to hear from Mobile, Baldwin and Escambia County residents about how we might better serve you. Please click on the link below to take the survey.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BXDN3RM

  

Turning 65?

You are invited to the SHIP Monthly Medicare Birthday Bash!

Give yourself a birthday gift and, before you turn 65, get help wading through the choices and information related to Medicare eligibility at one of our monthly seminars.  They are 9 a.m. – noon, the first Tuesday of each month at the GM&O BUILDING, 110 Beauregard St., Mobile.  The SHIP program offers free, unbiased information on Medicare and other related program. To learn more, call 251-433-6541 or 1-800-243-5463, or e-mail jroberson@sarpc.org.

Help us thank our Senior Expo sponsors by supporting them

Each year, the AAA hosts Senior Expos in Baldwin and Mobile Counties. We couldn't do it without the help of our generous sponsors. Help us thank them by supporting the work they do.

 

 

 

Living Well Alabama Classes

Held in Gulf Shores

You have until Jan. 27 to register for Living Well Alabama Classes being held at St. Andrew by the Sea.

 
 
Welcome Letter From The Director, Julie McGee