Elderly Woman

Helping the Elderly

A ministry led mission to help those who cannot afford much-needed renovations.

 

"Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other just as Christ forgave you."

Ephesians 4:32

Today, seniors need help more than ever. Simple projects will go unnoticed or neglected due to not being able to afford and/or perform repairs to their home. 

 

Below are statistics for the Helping the Elderly service area:

  • 19% of the population (65+) of Cumming, GA are seniors. 25% are 60+

  • 34% of those seniors living in Cumming, GA are living alone.

  • 8% of Cumming senior households have an annual income of less than $10k and 36% less than $20k.

  • 28% of Cumming, GA residents 60 and over received food stamps in the last year.

  • The average Social Security Income in Cumming is $16,985/year.

  • The median household income for a Cumming senior is $27,075.

  • 17% of the seniors in Cumming are veterans.

Source: Census.gov

"Love your neighbor as yourself. There is no commandment greater than these."

Mark 12:31