SAVE THE DATE

2023 GGS Annual Conference

Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee

July 24 – 26, 2023

 

 

Learn More About the Benefits of GGS Membership

For over 65 years, the Georgia Gerontology Society GGS has reached across the state to connect, support, and educate those working with older adults and their families. Our focus areas are education, training, advocacy, and the promotion of careers in gerontology. Learn More

Board of Directors Nominations

Looking to get more involved in GGS? Know someone who would be an asset to GGS Leadership?

Suggestions for nominations are always welcomed. Become a member of GGS so you can vote in our elections for Officers and Board of Directors. Secure ballots are emailed to current members.

GGS Mentorship Program

Our GGS Mentorship Program pairs seasoned aging professionals within our membership with anyone in our membership who would like a mentor for a one year mentorship. If you are a student/early career professional or are interested in serving as a member, please email Sarah Jones. This program is only available for GGS Members.

GGS Executive Director

Sarah Jones is the GGS Executive Director. She looks forward to opportunities to get to know you and work with you in the future. If you would like to reach out to Sarah, you can email her at administrator@georgiagerontologysociety.org.

Conference Reflections from our Older Adult Scholarship Winner – Rochelle Mack

First of all, I would like to thank GGS Committee in given me this opportunity of being a part of the 66th GGS Annual Conference. As soon as I walked through the doors here at Lake Lanier Island Lodge Resort, it felt very warmth and inviting. From the registration...

A Message from your GGS President, Pat Baker

For over 65 years, the Georgia Gerontology Society (GGS) has reached across the state to connect, support, and educate those working with older adults and their families.  GGS is committed to advocating for equitable and just treatment for all older adults and their...

CaraVita on the offensive in Fight against COVID-19 – Vaccinating over 125 and growing!

Disclaimer: Vaccine distribution has been challenging for many and a success for some. We encourage members to share their stores about vaccine rollout to administrator@georgiagerontologysociety.org for consideration in our blog. On January 2, 2021 91 residents of...