Dyer County Office on Aging is located at 1400 Hornbrook St., Dyersburg, TN 38024

Director: Ike Peel - Email: ipeel@co.dyer.tn.us

Assistant: Deliah Frazier - Email: dfrazier@co.dyer.tn.us

Phone: 731-286-7832

The office is open from Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The following services are provided:

Transportation for health care;

Recreation Activities: Such as, cards, bingo, crafts, quilting, and other planned activities.

Telephone Reassurance: Daily calls to homebound elderly to keep check on needs and clients health.

Educational Activities: Providing opportunities to acquire knowledge in areas such as health, crime and accident prevention.

Nutrition Services: Provide a non-day meal at Senior Center and to the homes of shut-ins 5 days per week.

Ensure Plus: two cans provides a daily balanced meal

Homemaker Services: Provide assistance with light housecleaning and laundry.

Information and Assistance Services: Provide information about public and voluntary services

Physical Fitness Activities: Excercise designed to maintain and/or improve physical health.

Special Events: Such as trips to places of interest, monthly pot luck luncheons, Senior Olympics, health seminars and much more.

Respite Care: this service provides short - term care supervision and/or assistance with activities of daily living for mentally and physically disabled people to provide a period of rest and/or relief to the caregiver.