Services that are offered by WOCOA are
Shopping Assistance, Meal Sites, Homemaking, Personal Care, Companionship, Respite Care for a caregiver, Home Delivered Meals, and other services that are based on what program the client is under, help with electric bills (this is based on income for one program then other program is for Chelco members only), help applying for benefits such as Medicaid, SNAP (food stamps) etc, and a loaner closet.
Unfortunately all of our services other then the Meal Sites, loaner closet (which has items such as walkers, portable potties, wheelchairs, supplies items, etc). & help with electric bills have waiting list, to be placed on the waiting list the person would need to call the Aging Resource Center at 1-866-531-8011. For all others you would need to call the main office at 892-8165.
For our Meal Sites they are located as follows
The 5 sites in Walton County are in DeFuniak Springs, Paxton, Valley View, South Walton & Freeport. All are open 5 days per week other than Freeport which is open Mon, Wed & Fri.
The 5 sites in Okaloosa County are in Valparaiso, Crestview , Seminole, FWB & for the Seniors who live at Bob Hope Village they also have a site. All are open 5 days per week other than Seminole which is open Tues & Thur
These sites combines recreational and educational programs, arts & crafts and other activities with the daily noon meal. T For address and to set up attending one of these sites, please call the main office at 850-892-8165 a least a day prior by noon