Senior Citizens

Action Pact
Agency Name
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
409 S. Third Street
Jesup GA 31545
Service Hours
8AM-2:30PM Mon-Fri
Services Description

Transform families and communities by providing opportunities and services that promote economic support and social independence. Senior Nutrition Program provides meals and social activities to the elderly. Weatherization Program provides free energy related repairs to eligible households to make them more energy efficient.

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
3025 Shrine Road
Brunswick GA 31520
Services Description

Provides hearing evaluations and hearing aids.

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Service Hours
Mon - Sun
Services Description

Alzheimer's Assoc. Reg Office

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Address
4849 Paulsen St , Suite 102
Savannah GA 31405
Service Hours
8:30am-5:00pm Mon - Fri
Services Description

American Cancer Society

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Address
155 E. Orange Street
Jesup GA 31546
Service Hours
9AM-5PM Tuesday
Services Description

N/A

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
331 W. Parker Street
Baxley GA 31513
Service Hours
11AM-5PM
Services Description

CCSP assists persons who are elderly and/or functionally impaired in continuing to live in their homes and communities by providing cost-effective community-based services as an alternative to nursing home placement.

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
1220 S. First St.
Jesup GA 31545
Service Hours
8 AM 5 PM Mon - Fri Monday Friday
Services Description

NOTICE
This Division of Family & Children Services is open and operating; however, DFCS is temporarily reducing in-person operations to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As a result, we encourage you to use self-service options during this time.

General Information:
Call 1-877-423-4746
Visit dfcs.ga.gov

Apply for Food Stamp and Medicaid benefits at gateway.ga.gov (verification documents and case status info for all benefits [food stamps, Medicaid and TANF] is also available here)

Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT):
https://www.connectebt.com/gaebtclient/
888-421-3281 for updates

Child Welfare
If you have questions about an existing child welfare case, call your case manager or their supervisor for support.

To report suspected child abuse or neglect, call DFCS Child Protective Services (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) at 1.855.GACHILD
(1.855.422.4453)

 

 

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Phone Number
Agency Fax
Agency Address
331 W. Parker Street
Baxley GA 31513
Service Hours
3PM-1PM Monday
Services Description

N/A

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
331 W. Parker Street
Baxley GA 31513
Service Hours
5PM-4PM Mon-Fri
Services Description

Through federal funding, older Georgians 60 years of age and older can receive access to lawyers and paralegals who provide representation in non-criminal legal cases, information on many issues of interest to seniors, and community education to prevent harm that may potentially be caused by not having access to legal assistance.

Counties You Serve
Wayne
Agency Website Address
Agency Phone Number
Agency Address
4151 Memorial Drive - Suite 103-A
Decatur GA 30032
Service Hours
9 AM 5 PM Mon - Fri
Services Description

Assisting people with hearing impairment who are in need of assistance with telecommunications equipment.

Counties You Serve
Wayne

RESOURCE DIRECTORY CRITERIA

Health and human service programs offered by State, county or municipal governments which have offices in or serve residents of Wayne County.

Organizations that serve Wayne County. Agencies outside of the Wayne County area that meet a need for residents in Wayne County, that is not met by a non-profit or public agency within said area.

For profit agencies that provide a service not met by public or non-profit agencies. For profit agencies offering low-cost goods that are not readily available through community non-profit agencies. For profit agencies that offer free or low cost services to the community.

  • Advocacy groups related to health and human service issues.
  • Civic and business associations.
  • Professional organizations that provide a public service.
  • Private schools for special needs.
  • Professional and regulatory boards.
  • Information and referral services.
  • Non-profit nursing homes.
  • Community groups.
  • Chambers of Commerce.
  • Licensed childcare facilities.
  • Self-help support groups.
  • Social or fraternal organizations that serve non-members.
  • Administrative offices of public schools in Wayne County

Not Eligible to be Included:

Agencies that violate federal, state or local laws or regulations, Agencies promoting or permitting racism or bigotry,

Agencies that provide services based out of the provider’s home unless licensed to do so,

Organizations (churches, social clubs, etc.) to the extent that they offer a service only to their members, Commercial businesses not described above.