Local Office on Aging, Inc
The Local Office on Aging is a private, non-profit, 501(c)3 organization.
We are dedicated to our mission of helping older persons remain independent for as long as possible.
To effectively carry out this mission, we administer over 25 community services that provide nutrition, education, advocacy and socialization.
We strive to do the following:
Enhance the quality of life in the home
Help individuals stay in their homes and avoid early institutionalization
Provide support to caregivers of the elderly
Advocate for quality services, medical care, and housing for the elderly.
LOA is funded by federal, state, and local governments, corporate and private foundations, United Way, Foundation for Roanoke Valley, donations and fund raising.
Our agency serves the Fifth Planning District in the Commonwealth of Virginia, including Alleghany, Botetourt, Craig and Roanoke Counties and the cities of Covington, Roanoke and Salem.
PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
Meals on Wheels
Long-Term Care Guide
Vital Services Transportation
Family Caregiver Support Services
Senior Companion Program
Diners Clubs-Congregate Meals Program
Information and Referral
Health Promotion & Medication Management
VICAP Health Insurance Counseling
County contact numbers
Roanoke Valley – (540) 345-0451
Alleghany Highlands – (540) 962-0465
Botetourt County – (540) 966-1094
Craig County – (540) 864-6031