LATEST NEWS (click on red text for active links): Senior Planet is transforming social media through its ad-free website Senior Planet Community (SPC), a place for older adults to make friends, share their interests, and age with attitude. Read more about it on our Online Services page.
We continue to add information on assistance with many senior-related services on our "Local Services" page, which features free or low-cost services available to County active adult/senior residents. Georgia Highlands is a premier community health center committed to serving all people with compassion, dignity and integrity while providing excellent, affordable and integrated health care, regardless of insurance status. See the Local Servicespage for more details under "Medical Services".
Recently, AgeWell Forsyth, in partnership with Forsyth County Senior Services and Georgia Council on Aging, hosted a "Breakfast with State Legislators", where several local representatives to our state government were up close and personal with county residents - check out the short story and pics in our latest blog post!
LATEST EVENTS: Christmas is coming and festive event at the Senior Centers abound! Enjoy events at the Senior Centers, including the Holiday Concert on December 3, and "A Dickens Christmas" play on December 8. Check Senior Services for the complete list of events, dates, and locations.
Check out Past Events for the update featuring the Hoe Down we sponsored at Sexton Hall in September.
LATEST TRIPS: View brochures/details on Tripspage for all upcoming scheduled trips. Please note that some may have passed their deposit deadline, so you might need to call the tour company directly for current rates and availability. 2024 trips - Nashville April 2024 (bus) Colorado Rockies June 2024 (air) Savannah, Jekyll Island & Beaufort, SC June 2024 (bus) Spain September 2024 (air) Charleston October 2024 (bus) Costa Rica November 2024 (air)
Contact Linda at 404-245-7949 to register before deposit deadline (for US trips, preferable instead of online).
HELPFUL LINKS: For the latest news and information about Forsyth County Senior Services and activities, visit the County's web page for Senior Services, You'll find the scoop on all the in-person and virtual activities coming up, plus the link to the latest newsletter.
Forsyth County Senior Services has their own Facebook page, to alert you to activities and services. Go here for complete info.
See our GRANTS page to learn how to apply for a small grant to help a senior or group of seniors. We award grant(s) once per quarter for up to $1500 total, depending on evaluation of the requests. Application period for the 4Q 2023 grant is now open. Awards will be given by December 30, 2023.
The "Senior Resource Guide", published by the Forsyth County Senior Resource Coalition, of which we are a member, is a guide to many available services in the area for older adults, and most are free. View the inaugural publicationhere.
Check out some of the awesome services provided by Age Well Forsyth!