Mission Statement
To act as the focal point for aging services in New Hanover County by providing services which promote wellness, encourage independence, and enhance quality of life for all older persons.
A hard copy of our Financial Statement can be provided by Amber Smith, Director, upon request.
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Diabetes Support Group! Many people with diabetes or pre-diabetes want to prevent complications but have no idea how to start or go about it. Join us on February 3rd at 10am and then the first Friday of every month at 10am. For more information please call 798-6409.
There is Home Delivered Meals, Congregate Dining, and Weekend Meals on Wheels. 3 wonderful programs. Call to see which would fit you or your loved one best - 798-6412.
Led by a Certified Counselor, the Wise Women group is open to all ladies 55 and older to share their stories, give and get advice from one another, and to help with any personal or emotional burdens. The group meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 10:30am. For more information please call 798-6409.
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Available these days and times: Ensure– Tuesdays 8-11am and Thursdays 2-4:30pm. Depends – Mon. 9-10:30am, Wed. 3:30-4:30pm, and Fridays 9-10:30am. Ensure Regular $27.00/case (tax included). Ensure Plus $33.00/case (tax included). Ensure High Protein Muscle Health: $33.00/case (tax included). Glucerna $39.00/case (tax included). DEPENDS INFORMATION: Small/Medium have 20 in a pack, Large has 18, X Large 14, XX Large 12. Cost is $7.50 per pack and you are limited to 2 packs per month and you must fall within income requirements of $1,300 a month. Call 798-6444 for Ensure/Glucerna, 798-6485 for Depends.
Tai Chi for Arthritis - Tuesdays at 1:45pm, again at 4pm, also a class Thursdays at 6pm. For questions call Marti at 547-5235
A staff members office is right inside our front door to offer you immediate service and answer your questions!
Are you a caregiver? Join us on the 3rd Monday, 2nd Tuesday or 4th Tuesday for different Support Groups aimed at taking care of the caregiver. For information on these groups, call Becky at 798-6435.
Middle Eastern Dance lessons - every Thursday at 12:15pm. Claire Malczyn: 410-897-2754 for more info.
We have free use of treadmills, recumbent bikes, and stair-climbers.
2222 South College Road • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-6400 • Fax 910-798-6411