We have seniors without a/c or refusing to turn it on to save money
We have seniors who are living in unhealthy conditions
We have seniors in wheelchairs whose homes are inaccessible to them.
We have seniors trying to decide between paying for medication or electricity.
Ways You Can Help
Stand Up For Seniors - Working Together to Assist Seniors' in Need
Activities to Sponsor or Support
Join us for our monthly Lunch to support Stand Up For Seniors and the seniors we help.
Join us for our monthly Lunch to support the VAC and the seniors we help.
Stand Up For Seniors in Cherokee County
Nearly one in five (20%) Cherokee County residents are seniors. Over 4,200 of those seniors live below the U.S. single poverty level of $13,000 per year with senior veterans comprising over 60% of the total. In fact, Cherokee County is ranked No. 2 in overall numbers of homeless veterans in Georgia’s 152 designated rural counties.