The Community Council on Aging

The Gainesville Hall County Community Council on Aging was formed in 1985 to gather information, advocate for seniors and provide funding assistance for Meals on Wheels and other programs for seniors. A 501c3 nonprofit organization, The Council meets monthly at the Gainesville Hall County Community Service Center. The Council is made up of area professionals who work in Senior Care as well as Volunteers from the community who care about the issues of Aging and advocate for coordinated community efforts.

For more information contact: Dana Chapman at The Guest House – 770-535-1487

The Gainesville Hall County Senior Life Center

The Gainesville Hall County Senior Life Center, a nationally accredited senior center is open to persons 60 years of age or older who reside in Hall County. As a wellness and nutrition site, the Senior Life Center features a cardio fitness room, weekly exercise classes, blood pressure screenings, and a nutritious hot lunch.

430 Prior Street SE
Gainesville, GA 30501

Phone 770-503-3331



Alzheimer’s Association – Georgia Chapter

Your partner in caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease. The Georgia Chapter offers a wide range of services designed to meet the unique needs of families caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s Disease.

Phone: 1-800-272-3900


Emory Healthcare Geriatric Care – Wesley Woods Center

Established in 1987, Wesley Woods Center was one of the first comprehensive outpatient and acute-care facilities to specialize in geriatric care. Located less than a mile from Emory University Hospital on a 64-acre wooded campus in Atlanta’s Druid Hills area, Wesley Woods Center is the specialty geriatric health care component of Emory Healthcare.

Nationally recognized for its comprehensive senior health care for individuals and families facing age-related health care issues, Wesley Woods Center encompasses a spectrum of care for older adults, including Emory Wesley Woods Hospital, Budd Terrace at Wesley Woods, Wesley Woods Towers, and the Health Center.

1821 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329

Phone: 404-728-6363

The Medical Center Foundation

The Medical Center Foundation cultivates relationships to build a healthier northeast Georgia by encouraging health-based philanthropy. The Foundation helps make our community a better place to live and works to ensure that the region benefits from the services and amenities that make a “good hospital a great hospital.”

2150 Limestone Parkway
Suite 115
Gainesville, GA 30501

Phone: 770-219-8099
Fax: 770-219-8124

Legacy Link, Inc. – Area Agency on Aging (AAA)

The Legacy Link, Inc. is designated by the Georgia Department of Human Resources as the “Area Agency on Aging (AAA)” for the 13 county region including Banks, Dawson, Forsyth, Franklin, Habersham, Hall, Hart, Lumpkin, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union and White counties. The AAA can provide advocacy for seniors and families. The AAA specializes in Medicaid Programs for those who qualify.  Call their Gateway Department for Information.

Mundy Mill Rd.
Oakwood, GA

Phone: 770-538-2650
Toll Free: 1-800-845-LINK