The Area Agency on Aging of Broward County provides and funds programs such as Adult Day Care, Transportation, Home Delivered and Congregate Meals, Health and Wellness Classes, Home Repairs, Legal Services, Respite Care, Elder Abuse Education and Training, and more. Also, through the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC), we serve as Broward County number one resource in providing extensive information, referrals, and benefits counseling, along with a website for elders, caregivers, professionals, and others seeking assistance pertinent to senior issues.
Broward Support Groups
A helpful listing of Broward County Support Groups (Bereavement, Caregiver Training and Support, LGBT, Alzheimer's, and more).
Click below to find a list of the Emergency Food Pantries and Soup Kitchens available in Broward County.
Report Elder Abuse
Are You, Or Someone You Love, Being Abused? To Report Elder Abuse, call 1.800.96.ABUSE (1.800.962.2873).
SNAP - Food Assistance
The ACCESS Florida Program is responsible for the State of Florida's Food Assistance (Food Stamps) Program. Click below to learn more.
Being properly prepared for a disaster is critical. Click below to find resources to assist you in your preparation.
Our Resource Directory provides a listing of current elderly services available in Broward County, Florida. Click below to find out more information.
Community Resource Directory
The community resource directory provides information for resources and services at ADRC. You can enter your location or personal information to view services near you.
Statewide Medicaid Managed Care
The Statewide Medicaid Managed Care Long Term Care (SMMC LTC) is designed to provide home and community-based services to Medicaid recipients who are 65 years of age or older, or age 18 or older and eligible for Medicaid.
Social Security Disability Benefits
The SSA has some strict requirements that you must meet in order to qualify for disability benefits.
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity's Homeowner Assistance Fund may be able to offer relief for mortgage payments and other homeowner expenses such as home energy services, internet, property and/or flood insurance, property taxes, and homeowner or condominium association fees.
Mental Health Resources
Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make healthy choices. Mental health is important at every stage of life, from childhood and adolescence through adulthood.
Veteran Directed Care Program
The Veteran Directed Care program is a partnership with the Veteran’s Administration and the Agency on Aging of Broward County. The program is designed to help keep Veterans in their own homes and gives veterans of all ages the opportunity to receive services from a caregiver of their choosing.
Fun Activities for Seniors
Elder Arts Workshops provide our senior community the opportunity to participate in virtual interactive workshops that compliment Slow Burn Theatre Company's musical productions.