A Department of Aging in Wilcox County, Alabama operates at the state or local level to provide services that promote the health, safety, and independence of elderly people. These services can include meal delivery programs, in-home care, family caregiver support, and transportation assistance. Wilcox County Departments of Aging also offer benefits assistance for aging veterans. They can connect veterans to Wilcox County VA benefits, including disability compensation and pension support. Veterans qualify for the Aid and Attendance program, which provides a monthly pension for veterans who require medical assistance. Veterans can also receive pensions for permanent disabilities and receive healthcare services such as long term care, Wilcox County VA medical center care, or other geriatric healthcare. Wilcox County Departments of Aging can help veterans apply for and receive benefits, and they provide more information about accessing veteran benefits on their website.
Alabama Tombigbee Department of Aging Camden AL 107 Broad Street 36726 334-682-5206