Polk County Social Services for the Elderly

Find Polk County Florida social services and programs related to the elderly. Social services for the elderly are provided by Departments of Aging and Senior Centers.


A Department of Aging is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with providing assistance to elderly members of the community. Departments of Aging provide a number of services and programs to promote the health, safety, and independence of the elderly, including health and wellness programs, caregiver services, and elder abuse prevention. At the local level, Departments of Aging are involved in directly providing services, which can include cultural and recreational programming.

Lake Wales Department of Aging 202 South 3rd Street Lake Wales FL 33853 863-678-4131

Polk County Department of Aging 2020 East Georgia Street Bartow FL 33830 800-533-0741