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Emanuel County

** This page does not provide a comprehensive listing of senior services available in Emanuel County. There may be services available in Emanuel County that have not been included on this list. Georgia Southern University or the Center for Social Gerontology is not directly affiliated with any organization, agency, or institution listed on this page.
***Not all services are available in Emanuel County. Alternative locations have been provided as close to Emanuel County as possible.

Area agency on Aging
Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission
Gail Thompson
331 West Parker Street Baxley, GA 31513
Contact: 912.367.3648
Website: http://aging.dhs.georgia.gov/emanuel-county
Emanuel County DFCS
County Director – Cecilia Schenck
143 North Anderson Drive Swainsboro, Georgia 30401-0808
Contact:(912) 526-5468
Website: http://dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/emanuel-county-dfcs-office
Swainsboro Social Security Office
106 Pierce Ave Swainsboro, GA – 30401
Contact: (866) 931-2518
Website: http://www.socialsecurityoffices.info/city/ga-swainsboro
Community Services
Franklin Memorial Library: 331 W Main St, Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 237-7791
Service: Provides the rental of books and much more at the facility
Website: http://www.swainsborolibrary.info
G L Apparel Etc: 301 W Main St, Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 237-4432
Service: Provides clothing to the community for low prices
Food Services
St Philip Center of Hope: 220 S Racetrack St Swainsboro, Ga
Contact: (487) 237-9562
Service: Is a non-profit food bank
Assisted Living
Retirement Inn: 414 W Main St Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 237-6567
Service: Provides homes in a community of elders
Website: http://www.retirementwithus.com/index.html
Swainsboro Presbyterian Apts: Mary Ann St Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 237-3511
Service: To provide housing to low income elders
Church Street Manor: 425 West Church Street Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 237-6763
Service: Provide services to the elders and have an apartment habitat
Senior Centers
Emanuel County Senior Center: 42 Ga Highway 56 N # 42, Swainsboro, GA
Contact: (866) 856-8252
Service: Provide socialization throughout the community of elders
Respite
UniHealth Post-Acute Care: 856 Highway 1 South Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 237-7022
Service: Provides therapy, nursing station, and even more at the center
Website: http://www.pruitthealth.com
Twin View Health Care Center: 211 Mathis Ave, Twin City, GA 30471
Contact: (478) 763-2141
Service: To help elders recovering from a hospital stay or rehabilitation
Website: http://www.twinviewhealthandrehab.com
Hospice
United Hospice Incorporated: 667 S Main St Swainsboro , GA
Contact: (866) 859-3743
Service: For list of services please contact
Website: http://www.pruitthealth.com
PruittHealth Hospice: 667 S Main St, Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: 478-237-7798
Service: For list of services please contact
Website: http://www.pruitthealth.com
Mental Health Services
Smith Personal Care Home: 315 Advance St, Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 289-8586
Service: Helps those who have developed Alzheimer’s
Ogeechee Behavioral Health Services: 223 N Anderson Dr, Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 289-2522
Service: Provides help to those with mental health needs and substance abuse
Website: http://www.obhs-ga.org
Transportation services
Logan’s Taxi: 145 Happiness Drive, Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact:(478) 237-8300
Service: Provides transportation to local areas in the county of Emanuel
Emanuel County Airport: 23 Airport Road Swainsboro, GA 30401
Contact: (478) 237-5882
Service: Transports citizens in the community to different states and counties.
Website: http://cityofswainsboro.org/government/departments/airport/
Emergency Medical Services
Fire
Swainsboro Fire Department: 478-237-8533
Rescue 912.764.6188
Forest Fire: 478-289-2564
Twin City Fire Department:478-763-2695
Police
Emanuel County Sheriff Department:478-237-7526
Swainsboro City Police Department:478-237-8967
Twin City Police Department: 478-763-4140
Medical
Hospital:478-289-1100
Suicide:800-426-5726
Rape Crisis:912-538-9935

Last updated: 4/13/2017

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