About Clayton County Senior Services

We are changing the face of aging!

The Clayton County Senior Services Department, a department of the Clayton County Board of Commissioners, provides services to the Clayton County senior population. We have two senior recreation centers, the J Charley Griswell Senior Center in Jonesboro and the Frank Bailey Senior & Fitness Center in Riverdale; the Kinship Care Resource Center, located at the Shelnutt Inter-generational Center in Jonesboro for grandparents raising grandchildren; older adult program, Clayton Senior Adult Program in Riverdale; and an Aging Services center in Jonesboro.

 

Our Mission…

The mission of the Senior Services Department is to deliver services and programs that promote independence and dignity and enhance the quality of life while providing a safe and caring environment for older adults, relative caregivers, and grandchildren.

 

Our Core Values…

Commitment

Commitment to provide quality services, programs, and other initiatives that impact lives both within and outside the department.

Diversity

Respecting and embracing the diverse population of the community we serve.

Empowerment

Empowering our employees to take initiative in a leadership role to excel.

Innovation

The passion to implement new, creative ideas that have the potential to change the face of aging.

Fun

Having fun and celebrating small successes in our journey to achieve our goals and objectives.