Center for Social Gerontology
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences

Wheeler County

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

An area agency on aging:
Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission
AAA Director- Gail Thompson
331 West Parker Street
Baxley, GA 31513
Phone: 912.367.3648
Toll Free: 888.367.9913
Fax: 912.367.3640

Social Services:

Wheeler County DFCS
County Director – Natalie Conley
312 W. Third Avenue
Alamo, Georgia 30411-0221
Direct Office Number (478) 274-3004
To report child abuse, call the CPS Central Intake Center at 1-855-422-4453
For questions regarding Food Stamps, Medicaid, TANF or Childcare, contact the Georgia One Customer Contact Center at 1-877-423-4746
Fax Number (888) 704-9391 (Only for Food Stamp, Medicaid, TANF or Child Care Verification)

Long term care facilities:
Three rivers home health services
207 8th Street Helena, GA 31037
Contact: (229) 868- 4327

Wheeler County Hospital

Wheeler County Hospital
111 Third Street,
Glenwood, GA 30428

Lower Oconee Community hospital
111 N. 3rd street
Glenwood, GA 30428

Mental Health services:
Montgomery County, Wheeler County Products and services
640 S Railroad Ave, Mt Vernon, GA 30445
(912) 583-4501

Respite services:

303 North 5Th Avenue Glenwood Georgia 30428 Wheeler

Transportation services:

409 McRae St. Alamo, GA 30411

Emergency Medical services:
Wheeler County Ambulance service
299 HWY 87 N. Bypass, Cochran GA 31014.

Last updated: 11/17/2017

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