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SOUTHEAST TENNESSEE AREA AGENCY ON AGING AND DISABILITY

The goal of Southeast Tennessee Area Agency on Aging and Disability is to advocate for and to strive to achieve a system of services that allows older persons and persons with disabilities the opportunity for an independent and productive lifespan. This is accomplished through three primary areas of emphasis: Advocacy, Service, and Planning. 

Serving BLEDSOE, BRADLEY, GRUNDY, HAMILTON, MARION, McMINN, MEIGS, POLK, RHEA, and SEQUATCHIE Counties.

 

To refer yourself or someone you know for services, click on the question mark to access the Interactive Referral Form.

 

FRAUD VIDEOS: PROTECTING SENIORS FROM FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION
Follow this link to see information about situations where an alert teller, or other bank employee could intervene to protect a senior customer.

 Meals on Wheels America Member 


 

  

 

The Meals on Wheels America logo and 'Together, We Can Deliver™' are trademarks of Meals on Wheels America and are used under license.

PUBLIC NOTICE: FUNDS AVAILABLE FOR SERVICES TO THE ELDERLY


Southeast Tennessee Area Agency on Agingand Disability (SETAAAD) announces funding availability related to programs for seniors age 60+ and adults with disabilities, age 18+ in Southeast Tennessee. Proposals will be accepted for Older Americans Act Title Ill Programs including Congregate/Home Delivered Meals, Homemaker, Personal Care, In-Home Respite. Institutional Respite, Adult Day Care, Pest Control and Transportation. Proposals are for serving residents of the Southeast Tennessee counties of Bledsoe, Bradley,Grundy, Hamilton, Marion, McMinn, Meigs, Polk, Rhea, and Sequatchie.

 

Any proposal for new or expanded projects will be considered during this review.  Funds are available for services from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2022. Request for Proposal Application (RFPA) packets will be available from the Southeast Tennessee Area Agency on Aging and Disability as of January 8, 2018.   A Bidders Conference is scheduled for February 1, 2018.   For additional information please visit SETAAAD website at www.SETAAAD.org

 

Application Deadline: February 28, 2018 at 4:00 PM EST

 

Pursuant to a declared policy of non-discrimination, Area Agencies on Aging and Disability do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, age disability or military service. Inquiries and applications from minority-owned, women- owned and faith-based organizations are encouraged.


UPCOMING EVENTS

FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
Are you responsible for the care of an adult family member or loved one?

Join the Family Caregiver Support Group.  Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every Month from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Health Care Center at Standifer Place, 2626 Walker Road, Chattanooga, TN. 

Click here for flyer with more information.

 

ELDERLY AND DISABLED VICTIMS PROGRAM
We need your help in identifying elderly and disabled victims of abuse!

The Partnership for Families, Children, and Adults Elderly Services offers free assessment and services to resolve issues of abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Our Case Managers are trained to assess individual situations to help identify problems and develop a plan to resolve them.

Contact our office at 755-2870 if you are interested in scheduling a presentation, workshop, or speaking engagement for community groups, churches, or agencies.

 

 

 

Mailing Address: P O Box 4757, Chattanooga, TN 37405 | Physical Address: 1000 Riverfront Parkway, Chattanooga, TN 37402