This event benefits Empty Bowls, a collaboration with the Albany Area Arts Council. REGISTER on the EVENTS tab.
Santa for Seniors 2014
Last minute assistance available for Medicare Open Enrollment
SOWEGA Council on Aging builds raised bed garden for seniors
Call the SOWEGA Council on Aging to make an appointment to review your Medicare plan. Open Enrollment is October 15 - December 7.
SOWEGA Council on Aging Serves More People
Albany Herald article - Carlton Fletcher: Area senior citizens add to graying work force
SOWEGA Council on Aging hosted Open House - over 150 people attended seeking information and resources on Aging & Disability
On Nov 6, 2014, the C.O.P.E (Community Outreach Programs and Education) held a lunch & learn at the SOWEGA Council on Aging.
That's A Wrap! Lunch & Learn a HUGE success!
The SOWEGA Council on Aging receives $1 million Capital Grant from Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
"The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Ballroom" dedication will be on Thursday, September 18 at 11:00am at the Kay H. Hind Senior Life Enrichment Center. Join us to hear more...
The Division of Aging is interested in receiving input from Southwest Georgia.
This 6-week course provides important information to Caregivers, register NOW for September.
Bank of America donates to Meals on Wheels program
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Ladies of all ages can get dressed up and enjoy high tea. Tickets on sale now at 335 W. Society Avenue in Albany. $10 per person, benefiting our seniors!
Meeting to be held at the Senior Life Enrichment Center in Albany. Learn about important legislative updates concerning seniors.
Purchase tickets for Dinner & Dancing on the EVENTS TAB. Join us in celebrating the Grand Opening of the Senior Life Enrichment Center in Albany.
Basic Computer Class - Register NOW...seating is limited!
Do you have concerns about falling? Find answers at the next class...register NOW!
Empty Bowls Raises Awareness
See the "Publications" page for updated agency information
2013 Annual Meeting
Budget Cuts, Sequestration, Programs, and New Senior Life Enrichment Center Updates
Register now for the 2013 Caregiver Lunch & Learn Seminar
Enhancing the health of GOLDEN rams in their GOLDEN years! Don't miss out on this important information.
Tod Allen Herendeen show to benefit Council on Aging
Registration is now open for the "Serving Up Meals" tennis tournament
Albany City Leaders Unanimously Approve $300,000 SPLOST for Senior Center
Seniors concerned about losing Meals on Wheels program and more.
Coach Jesse Massey gives back to COA and community
Massey Supports Senior Life Enrichment Center
A Gift That Travels A Long Way
Darden Restaurants support Meals on Wheels
8th Annual Comedy Night Raises Funds for Meals on Wheels
SOWEGA Council on Aging Faces Major Budget Cuts
Humor Raises Money for Serious Needs
Sweet Potatoes Fashion Show Benefits Meals on Wheels! Show your support for this local business on August 3rd 12-4pm at the Hilton Garden Inn.
Chronic Disease Self Management Program...valuable information that can change your life!
This 6-week course provides a "tool Kit" for Caregivers
COPE shares important healthcare information with seniors!
8th Annual Comedy Night is August 15th with Dr. Dennis Swanberg - Tickets available NOW!
Kay Hind Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
City Officials and Board of Directors tour construction site
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Screenings are FREE!
Congratulations Charlie Phillips - and Thank You!
Juleps, Jockeys and Jazz 2013 a success!
Programs Face Big Budget Cuts
Phoebe Community Visions helps fund "A Matter of Balance" - fall prevention program
GoDirect deadline March 1, 2013
Tax Preparation ongoing through April 15
Thank you Shane Kelley and Monsanto Fund!
Dr. Grant Speaks at Senior Center
Thank you to all generous Potters, Restaurants, Schools, and Volunteers. We appreciate the community for embracing "Empty Bowls" and the 400 ticket holders that brought the event to life!
It's Time for the 2nd Annual Empty Bowls
We appreciate all who attended the Public Hearings. Your input is extremely valuable to our organization!
2012 Annual Meeting
Thank you to everyone who participated in the success of Empty Bowls 2013!
Nov. 8, 2012 - Family Caregiver Program - Lunch & Learn
The SOWEGA Council on Aging breaks ground on the Albany Senior Life Enrichment Center. October 18, 2012
100 people came to this seminar and learned how to protect, detect and report abuse and financial exploitation.
Seniors display art at Shades of Gold Art Show, June 7, 2012
Comedy Night a success!
2012 Martha Eaves Advocating for Positive Change Award
The agency brochure, bi-monthly newsletter and annual report are included below. Please note that the SOWEGA Council on Aging makes all publications readily available to the public as part of our policy of remaining completely transparent and accountable.
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