2020 Virtual Awards Ceremony

Help us Celebrate our Scholarship & Award Recipients!

September 28, 2020

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GGS reaches 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.

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 Carol Rowe-Jones. This program is only available for GGS Members.

GGS Member's Only Content

Click Here to access the GGS Members Only Page where you will find the GGS membership database, previous GGS webinars, and previous copies of the GGS Connector Newsletter. The password can be found in your monthly GGS Connector Newsletter.

GGS Annual Meeting

Did you miss our Annual Meeting? Watch at your convenience to get updates on current GGS projects and watch our new GGS Board installation. Watch Here

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight – Ser Familia

Ser Familia’s mission is to equip Latinos of all ages with the tools, resources and skills they need to go from crisis to thriving.   Our vision is to have all families flourish and contribute to the well-being of their communities.  Our 65 and over Latino population...

A Message From Your GGS President

2020. What a year it has been! As I write this, we are only half-way through, and I am positive each one of us has been affected in some manner. COVID-19, political uncertainty, the pain of social injustices, economic hardship, social isolation, social division, and...

October is the Time to Honor Long-Term Care Residents

On October 9, 2019, Georgia Department of Human Services Commissioner, Robyn Crittenden,  joined with Division of Aging Services Director, Abby Cox; State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, Melanie McNeil; Long-Term Care Ombudsman Advisory Council members, volunteers and the...