United Way Area Agency on Aging

Latest Newsletter Available Here

UWAAA’s e-newsletter Aging Matters is published bi-monthly and emailed throughout Jefferson County. If you are not currently receiving it, but would like to be added to our mailing list, click on “Sign Up for Updates” at the top of this page. To download a PDF of the […]

These Support Groups Help Caregivers and Grandparents Cope

Alabama Cares, a program of the United Way Area Agency on Aging (UWAAA), offers two different specialized support groups that meet on a monthly basis. The Caregiver Support Group recognizes the challenges of caregiving, and provides caregivers a safe haven to frankly and confidentially discuss […]

Meals on Wheels Means Even More Than Meals to Area Seniors

United Way Meals on Wheels is a multi-dimensional service in that our dedicated volunteers don’t just drop off meals at clients’ doors, but also use the daily contact to check on each person’s safety and well-being. This can be particularly important during extreme weather conditions. […]