AASC

Office: (276) 964-4915
Toll-Free: (800) 656-2272
Fax: (276) 963-0130
Email: cpatton@aasc.org

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AASC To Host Easter Basket Auction


AASC employees assemble Easter baskets keeping all members of the family in mind. In previous years AASC has had everything from “Happy Easter Fur Baby” baskets for your four legged family members, to “Pretty Princess” for the gorgeous little girl in your life. AASC has also assembled fishing baskets, baskets to pamper your loved ones, and collegiate sports team baskets.

All baskets will be posted on AASC’s Facebook, beginning Monday, March 30 and bids will be updated daily. Bidders are encouraged to visit AASC’s website for a complete listing of the baskets as well as a detailed list of the contents. The final day for bids will be Thursday, April 2, 2015. If there are any questions, please contact Chase Meade-Patton at 276.964.4915.

AASC is one of Virginia’s 25 Area Agencies on Aging designated by the Virginia Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services to carry out the department’s mission to foster the dignity, independence and security of older Virginians by promoting partnerships with communities at the local level. AASC offers information and services for older adults residing in Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell and Tazewell counties. Visit the organization’s website at www.aasc.org or call toll-free at 1-800-656-2272.


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AASC to Postpone Souper Senior Saturday


The impending weather forecast is causing Appalachian Agency for Senior Citizens to postpone Souper Senior Saturday on Saturday, February 21, 2015. AASC is working with the local restaurants who volunteered to donate the soup to confirm an alternative date.

Souper Senior Saturday will be held on the AASC’s Cedar Bluff campus in the newly renovated AllCARE for Seniors PACE Center and will continue forward with the artisan auction once an alternate date has been confirmed. Please continue to frequent AASC’s website and Facebook page for updates. For more information, please contact Chase Meade-Patton at 276.964.4915 or email at cpatton@aasc.org .

AASC is one of Virginia’s 25 Area Agencies on Aging designated by the Virginia Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services to carry out the department’s mission to foster the dignity, independence and security of older Virginians by promoting partnerships with communities at the local level. AASC offers information and services for older adults residing in Buchanan, Dickenson, Russell and Tazewell counties. Visit the organization’s website at www.aasc.org or call toll-free at 1-800-656-2272.


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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING


AASC on behalf of the Tazewell County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. on February 17, 2015, at the Town Hall offices in Bluefield, Virginia, to solicit public input on a proposed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application to be submitted to the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development for the Falls Mills Adult Daycare Center Project. Residents of the project area are encouraged to attend. The Falls Mills Adult Daycare Center Project will include the following activities: Carpentry construction, electrical and concrete workers.

The draft CDBG proposal will be presented for comment along with information on projected beneficiaries, including the number of low-to-moderate-income residents to benefit from the proposed project, and plans to minimize displacement. Citizens will also be given the opportunity to comment on Tazewell County’s past use of CDBG funds. A fact sheet on the proposed project is available at the Tazewell County Board of Supervisor’s offices. For additional information, contact Patricia Green, Assistant County Administrator.

Comments and grievances can be submitted in writing to Tazewell County Board of Supervisors, 108 Main Street, Tazewell VA 24651-1026 or by phone 276-385-1202, TDD line 711 or Email pgreen@tazewellcounty.org until February 17, 2015. If you plan to attend and have any special needs requirements, please call the number listed above.


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