The High Country Area Agency on Aging is the central hub for resources and support for older adults in the North Carolina High County. Through our direct services and provider network, we offer home and community based solutions, family caregiver support, a long-term care ombudsman, advocacy, and health promotion and disease prevention classes.

Recent news

Steady, Ready, Balance: Prevent Falls in 2016
The 9th annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD) will be observed on September 22, 2016—the first day of fall.
High Country Care Transitions Summit - registration now open!
Mark your calendars for the High Country Care Transitions Summit - Friday, September 23rd at the Grandfather Golf & Country Club in Linville, N
Area Agency on Aging invited to speak at Women's Health Circle
Thank you to the Women's Health Circle for bringing attention to the issue of falls among older adluts.
May is Older Americans Month!
May is a month of fresh beginnings. Perennials bloom once again, blazing a trail of bright color.

Upcoming events

Date Title Location
Sep 26 A Matter of Balance - Managing Concerns About Falls Ashe County Senior Center
Oct 4 Day Break - Group Respite Program Alliance Bible Fellowship: Boone, NC
Oct 5 Day Break- Group Respite Program Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living, Boone, NC
Oct 7 Caregiver's Haven Avery County Senior Center, Newland, NC
Oct 7 Day Break - Group Respite Program Boone United Methodist Church: Boone, NC