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Jenkins County

** This page does not provide a comprehensive listing of senior services available in Jenkins County. There may be services available in Jenkins 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 Jenkins County. Alternative locations have been provided as close to Jenkins County as possible.

Area Agency on Aging
Central Savannah River Region
Contact: Jeanette Cummings, AAA Director; Andy Crosson, Executive Director
Phone: 706.210.2018
Address: 3626 Walton Way Extension, Suite 300 Augusta, Georgia 30909
Website: http://aging.dhs.georgia.gov/jenkins-county?vgnextoid=aed4c113872e0010VgnVCM100000bf01010aRCRD

Community Care Services Program
Division of Family and Children Services
Contact: Anna Herrington, County Director 706.678.6249
Address: 618 South Gray Street P.O. Box 808 Millen, Georgia 30442
Services: Provides assistance that families some families need
Website: http://dfcs.dhs.georgia.gov/jenkins-county-dfcs-office

Jenkins County – Senior Citizens Center
Contact: 478-982-4213
Address: 998 College Ave, Millen, Ga 30442
Website: https://www.care.com/b/l/jenkins-county-senior-citizens-center/millen-ga

Long Term Care Facilities
Bethany Home Nursing Center of Millen
Contact: 478.982.2531
Address: 466 South Gray Street, Millen, GA 30442
Services: Gives senior citizens a place to live and be taken care of. Provides meals and as well as therapy
Website: http://www.pruitthealth.com/

Serenity Personal Care Home
Contact: 866-825-8318
Address: 120 E Winthrope Ave, Millen, Ga 30442
Services: Provides care services for individuals that need assisted living.
Website: http://www.thecarecenters.com/show/Serenity-Personal-Care-Home-Millen-GA

Home Health Care Services
CareSouth of University Hospital
Contact: 478.982.5734
Address: 106 College Avenue, Millen, GA 30442
Services: Provide home care from individuals that live at home
Website: http://www.bringingeldercarehome.com/Millen/GA/home-health-aides/caregiving-93936.html

Hospitals
Jenkins County Hospital
Contact: 478.982.4221
Address: 931 East Winthrope Avenue, Millen, GA 30442
Services: Orthopedics Specialties, Emergency Rooms, General Surgery, etc.
Website: http://www.optimhealth.com/location/optim-medical-center-jenkins/

Mental Health Services
Ogeechee Behavioral Health Services
Contact: 478.289.2522
Address: 1202 Old Sylvania Road, Millen, GA 30442
Services: Provides behavioral health services
Website: http://www.obhs-ga.org

Transportation
Jenkins County Ambulance Service/ Medical Transport Service
Contact: Carol Cates
Address: P.O. Box 767 Millen, GA 30442
Services: Transport individuals to their destination
Website: http://www.carelookup.com/medical-transport-service-details/georgia/98373.aspx

Emergency Services
Emergency 911
Jenkins County Sheriff’s Office 478-982-4211
Millen Fire Department 478-982-2512
Millen Police Department 478-982-2750

Last updated: 4/13/2017

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