Public hearing on Area Plan for Aging Services set

Mountain Empire Older Citizens Inc. (MEOC) will host a public hearing on its proposed 2024-2027 Area Plan for Aging Services on Thursday, September 14, 2023, at 10 a.m. at 1501 Third Ave. E., Big Stone Gap, Virginia.

The public hearing is intended to engage community residents 60+, caregivers and organizations that work with older adults and persons with disabilities. These hearings provide MEOC with valuable insight to better address the needs of older adults in the region.

The plan is available for review before the public hearing; contact MEOC at (276) 523-4202 to request an electronic copy. Written comments regarding the plan will be accepted until September 8, 2023. You may send them to MEOC, PO Box 888, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219 or