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Welcome to Legacy Link

We are your Area Agency on Aging designated by the Department of Human Services in the North East Georgia Mountains! The AAA is responsible for advocacy for seniors, planning, and administration of programs, coordination and monitoring services in the area. Federal funds authorized by a wide variety of federal and state laws and programs are utilized by this non-profit agency.

Our 13 county service area includes: Banks, Dawson, Forsyth, Franklin, Habersham, Hall, Hart, Lumpkin, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union, and White.  We serve additional counties in our Senior Employment and Source Programs.

Please enjoy your stay. Learn more about all programs we have to offer by going to the Getting Started Tab at the very top of this page.  To contact us by phone go to the program that you would like more information about and call the number listed there or call our main number at 770-538-2650.

Wellness Programs

Living Well Class                                                                              Get great tips to Live Healthier!
Living with arthritis, heart disease, diabetes, or another chronic condition? The Georgia Division of Aging Services and the National Council on Aging have a program for you!  (see sign up information below)

A Matter of Balance Class

A Matter of Balance is an eight-week fall prevention program that helps participants view falls and fear of falling as controllable to increase self-confidence and reduce fall risk factors.

To sign up for either class – contact Lisa Howard at 770-538-2711 or Lshoward@legacylink.org.”  These classes meet at Legacy Link in the Lower Level Meeting Room located at 4080 Mundy Mill Rd. Oakwood, GA

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