Area Agency on Aging
The Area Agency on Aging provides a variety of programs and services including family caregiver support, long term care assistance, ombudsman services, emergency preparedness, and many other programs.
Kerr-Tar COG currently has two different loan programs for home rehabilitation and repair. The Urgent Repair Program is available to residents in all 5 of our counties (Franklin, Granville, Person, Vance, and Warren), and the Essential Single Family Rehabilitation Loan Pool Program is for residents in Person and Vance counties.
Planning & Development
The Workforce Development department is charged with the planning and oversight of workforce services and programs in the Kerr-Tar Region. They oversee and coordinate activities at the local NCWorks Career Centers in partnership with NC Commerce. Workforce Development convenes local and regional partner agencies and community partners to support and implement workforce related initiatives. Lately, they have been offering many virtual events for job seekers. The Workforce Development department is helpful whether you are looking for employment or searching for employees.