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.
Celebrate Healthy North Georgia Annual Conference Jan 29th / 9am – 3pm , First Baptist Church 751 Green St. Gainesville, GA http://www.celebratehealthynorthgeorgia.org/
Free Chronic Disease Workshop
Get Free 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 FREE program for you! Log in from your own computer for just two hours a week and learn how to reduce pain, eat well, and talk with your doctors—so you can live healthier. Sign up today: www.restartliving.org/Georgia.php.
I would also like to include “If an online program is not for you – please sign up for an in-person workshop in your area – contact Lisa Howard at 770-538-2711 or Lshoward@legacylink.org.”
Helpful Links to Service
Print version of Legacy Link’s Programs:
Locate a AAA near you
Locate Low Income Housing
Need help with Medications and Healthcare costs check out Needymeds.
Healthy North Georgia
ADRC Georgia’s Aging and Disability Resource Connection (website: www.georgiaadrc.com)
• Provides accurate information about publicly and privately financed long-term supports and services.
• Offers a consumer-oriented approach to learning about the availability of services in the home and community.
• Alleviates the need for multiple calls and/or visits to receive services.
• Supports individuals and family members who are aging or living with a disability.
Pre-existing condition info Information on Pre-existing condition insurance across the USA
AVITA Community Partners – Crisis Support for Individuals and Families.
Georgia Crisis & Access Line
Call 800-715-4225 mygcal.com
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