Service Guides

Our service guides offer tips and resources for caregivers and seniors.

For more personalized help, please call your local Area Agency on Aging. You can find your local office using the search tool on this page.

  • Adult Advocacy

    Learn how to recognize the signs of abuse and find out what to do if you suspect your loved one is in danger.

    If you suspect abuse or neglect in a long term care facility, please call the SCDOA Ombudsman at 1-800-868-9095.

  • Caregiver Support

    Tips on how to cope with being a caregiver to an elderly person or an adult with disabilities.

  • Food and Nutrition

    Learn about the unique nutritional needs and challenges for the elderly and how to access services that provide meals and nutrition counseling.

  • In-Home Care

    Find out what types of care are available to help your loved one live independently at home for as long as possible.

  • Transportation

    If you can't drive anymore, it can be difficult to figure out how you'll get around. Fortunately, there are services that provide medical transportation and help with errands.

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