Aging Commission of the Mid-South
To connect seniors, adults with disabilities, their families and caregivers with the tools needed to maximize their independence and safety in their chosen community.
Age and Disability Friendly Communities
The Aging Network originated from the Older Americans Act of 1965 legislation and thrives today with funds provided by the United States Administration on Aging. The Aging Commission is a member of the Aging Network and is the designated Area Agency on Aging and Disability (AAAD) for Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby, and Tipton Counties in West Tennessee.
Who We Are and What We Do
The Aging Commission of the Mid-South exists to build comprehensive systems for seniors throughout its Planning and Service Area (PSA). The Commission works to proactively carry out a wide range of functions related to advocacy, planning, coordination, interagency linkages, information sharing, monitoring, and evaluation. These functions are designed to lead to the development or enhancement of comprehensive and coordinated community-based systems in the communities we serve.