Seniors

Volunteers Needed To Comfort Isolated Seniors

May 25, 2020

Because of the COVID-19 order many homebound seniors are even more isolated.  And, for many,  any mail they get is mostly just bills. 

Senior Meals on Wheels Still Being Delivered.

Mar 12, 2020

The Egyptian Area Agency on Aging is temporarily closing group meal sites for Seniors.

Egyptian Area Agency On Aging To Hold Public Hearings.

May 22, 2018

Three public hearings are being planned to gather input on how the Egyptian Area Agency on Aging can better serve the senior adults in southern Illinois.  The Agency, which supports efforts to help  senior adults  maintain their independence, will hold the hearings on the following days and at the following sites:

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Governor Bruce Rauner's threatened budget cuts have seniors and the homecare workers they depend on crying foul.

The Egyptian Area Agency on Aging is seeking help with its Senior Medicare Patrol.