East Tennessee Area Agency on Aging and Disability
The East Tennessee Area Agency on Aging and Disability (AAAD) is part of a nation-wide system that has three primary functions. These functions include advocacy services to those who lack the capacity to have their voice heard, information and assistance to guide individuals through a maze of support services, and to provide services directly or through contract with licensed providers in each county of our service area.
The ETAAAD makes it easy for people 60 and older, and those with physical disabilities to get the help and information they need. Call us today for assistance and information regarding the following services: Options for Community Living, TennCare CHOICES, Public Guardianship, Ombudsman, Nutrition Services, Elder Abuse Prevention, Caregiver Support, TN SHIP (Counseling and assistance with Medicare and Medicaid), Senior Centers, Assisted Transportation, and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)