NEW! Weather Watch
Recent forecasts have predicted that a large portion of our state will receive record-setting rainfall over the next few days. It is important that you and your family take time to review information on the dangers of flooding and steps that should be taken to ensure your safety. Please click here to be directed to the South Carolina Emergency Management Division's website for additional resources.
Upcoming Senior P.R.E.P. Event
Senior P.R.E.P., a program designed to provide emergency preparedness information to seniors, will hold an outreach event in Camden, S.C. on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, in partnership with Walgreens and the Santee-Lynches Aging and Disability Resource Center. To download a flyer for the event, please click here.
Senior Pet Program
The Lieutenant Governor's Office on Aging is working hard to develop a program to support seniors' pets. Please click here to learn more about the initiative - and how you can get involved by becoming one of "Boots' Buddies".
This month's topic focuses on the importance of Vitamin A, a crucial component of your diet that supports your vision, the immune system, and many of the body's organs. To learn more, please visit our Nutrition Page by clicking here.
Senior Fraud Alert
The Lieutenant Governor’s Office on Aging has been alerted to a scam in South Carolina involving lotteries and sweepstake contests that targets senior citizens. If you, or a loved one, ever receive a letter or telephone call announcing that you have won the lottery or a sweepstakes contest -- DO NOT PROVIDE ANY PERSONAL OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION. For more information, visit our Senior Fraud page.
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