As people age, their immune systems change, making it harder for their body to fight off diseases and infection. Many older adults are also more likely to have underlying health conditions that make it harder to cope with and recover from illness, as well. While practicing social distancing, isolation can create concern for many, especially those who may live alone. A listing of mental health resources available, along with more information, can be accessed by clicking the link above.
South Carolina Office on Aging
The South Carolina Department on Aging is closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in our state. Visit the link below, call the toll-free number, or scroll down for more information.