A TRIAD-sponsored program and joint venture involving the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, Ashland Police Department, AARP and Hanover County government departments, human service agencies and civic groups, as well as older adults. It is one element of a supportive array of services within the community that assist older citizens to enjoy life more independently by providing additional support for the following:
Through regular contact or visitation from observant and compassionate law enforcement personnel, isolated older adults will gain additional reassurance, social support, crime prevention assistance, monitoring and service referrals. The program strengthens communication and cooperation among the law enforcement community,seniors and state and local agencies in order to maximize the use of available resources.
If deemed appropriate for inclusion in the Adopt-a-Senior Program:
Adopt a Senior Application