Upstate SC ADRC

Aging Resource Guide

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Guide to Resources for Aging


If you have a need related to aging, it is likely that you will find many great sources of information on our website. This guide can help you choose the resources that are right for your situation.

Help Understanding Aging

Our website, in conjunction with the State's SCAccess system, offers a library of associated information that you might find helpful in learning about these topics. To get started, we suggest you consider these selected sections that contain the most common aging topics:


Or visit Common Topics to discover our additional library sections.

Organizations & Agencies

As the Area Agency on Aging (AAA) for the South Carolina Appalachian region, our staff provides information about common issues related to aging, and refers people to services that may be needed. Find out more about us, or our services.

Many organizations throughout the region specialize in helping older adults. Browse selected organizations on the Community Services page, and click the best county for you.

Personal Care Workers are independent community members that help provide various personal assistance tasks for older adults.

You can also find businesses and agencies using the statewide database of services. Try the link to browse the directory by category or use one of the search tools.

Other Helpful Resources

You may find one of our collections of frequently asked questions (FAQs) helpful, such as:

Or visit the Community Forum and find questions and answers similar to yours, or post your own question.

Related Programs

See these popular aging assistance programs:

Or view the entire list of South Carolina aging Programs.