The mission of the Area Agency on Aging is to plan, coordinate and advocate for the development of a comprehensive service delivery system at the local level to meet the short and long-term needs of the Garrett County senior population


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Case management and services designed to avert nursing home placement of individuals desiring to remain in the community. 
“Eating Together” Program: 5 sites located throughout the county provide well balanced meals to persons 60 years of age or older and their spouse regardless of age.
A nutritionally balanced meal is delivered to frail homebound elderly five days a week.
Social, recreational, educational opportunities, trips, legal assistance are offered to older adults at Senior Centers and Eating Together Sites.
Persons 60+ are provided assistance in accessing the complex world of services and benefits.
Assistance regarding Medicare health insurance, including supplemental policies, prescription coverage, long term care insurance and how to access programs available through the State of Maryland. 
Flowery Vale Health and Fitness Center provides a holistic approach to the health and fitness of adults 50 year of age and older. Yoga, Stability Ball, Water Aerobics, Core Workout, Zumba and Bootcamp classes are offered on a monthly basis. 
Many volunteer opportunities are available to individuals interested in assisting the elderly. The Sr. Aide Employment Program provides employment and training to individuals meeting program criteria. 
In-home service to seniors 65+ enabling them to remain independently in their home is available through the Sr. Care Program. Assistance with Respite Care for families caring for Alzheimer’s patients or persons with related disorders is offered. 
By court appointment, the AAA acts as guardian of person for disabled elderly 65 years of age or older.
Trained staff ensure that the rights of residents of long term care facilities are upheld and that they receive the quality of care they are entitled to under the law. 
National Family Caregiver Support Program
Provides assistance to family members who are the caregivers to individuals 60 years and older or to grandparents and other relatives age 55 and older who have assumed care of a child 18 years of age or younger.
Maryland Community Services Locator - http://www.mdcsl.org
Western Maryland Health Insurance Connector - www.wmdhealthconnect.org
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Locations & Schedule

Mary Browning Senior Center
104 East Center Street
Oakland MD, 21550
Phone: 1-301-334-9431 Ext.6134
Site Manager: Eileen McCrobie
10:00 am – 2:00pm
Congregate Meal Served at Noon
Grantsville Senior Center
125 Durst Court
Grantsville, MD 21536
Phone: 1-301-895-5818
Site Manager: Patricia Johnson
10:00 am – 2:00pm
Congregate Meal Served at Noon
Crellin Senior Center
1859 Hutton Road
Oakland, MD 21550
Phone: 240-321-1454
Site Manager: Joanne Harsh
Tues & Thurs
10:00 am – 2:00pm
Congregate Meal Served at Noon

Friendsville Senior Nutrition Site
947 Community Drive
Friendsville, MD 21531
Phone: 1-301-746-5300
Site Manager: Linda Tomblin
Monday & Wednesday
10:00 am – 2:00pm
Congregate Meal Served at Noon
Kitzmiller Senior Nutrition Site
288 West Main Street
Kitzmiller, MD 21538
Phone: 1-301-453-3445
Site Manger: Carol Matthews
Wednesday & Thursday
10:00 am – 2:00pm
Congregate Meal Served at Noon
Swanton Senior Nutrition Site
3335 Swanton Road
Swanton, MD 21561
Phone: 1-301-387-9191
Site Manager: Eileen McCrobie
Monday – Tuesday
10:00 am – 2:00pm
Congregate Meal Served at Noon

 Senior Health and Fitness Club @ CARC
695 Mosser Rd
McHenry, MD 21541
Phone: 240-321-5457
Site Manager: Brooke McConnell
9:00am – 2:00pm



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