The Shepherd's Center of Charlotte

Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Alissa Celek
Main Address

300 Hawthorne Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28204
United States

What We Do
The Shepherd’s Center of Charlotte (SCC) is a nonprofit organization that originated in 1978 in response to a need to redefine and restructure the way aging is approached. Located in and serving member of Mecklenburg County, Shepherd's Charlotte continues to offer a variety of programs and services, ranging from social activities to transportation to Medicare consulting. Volunteers are integral to our organization; they drive seniors to their medical appointments, counsel seniors on their Medicare options and drug plan choices, assist with tax filings each February - April, and teach classes on a variety of topics. How you can help: Volunteer your time and talent to one of our programs or service! * Drivers are needed to assist clients to get to essential medical appointments and pharmacies. * Class Instructor for our Adventures in Learning Program * Board Member or Committee Member * Become a certified Senior Health Insurance Information Program counselor
Interesting Info
  • Adventures in Learning served 175 participants with classes offered in 2020.
  • Twenty-two volunteer drivers made nearly 670 trips with seniors to their medical appointments in 2020.
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