Working together to remain in our own homes as we age.

The Athens Village is

Not a place, but a community
living securely
in their own homes.  

You can be:

In charge
In contact
You can be home

In short, The Athens Village is a group of neighbors working together to help each of us age gracefully in our own homes. To see membership benefits, please click here.

Our Mission:

Enable members to live independently, comfortably and safely in their homes.

Our Vision:

A dynamic, responsive community of members who support meaningful and fulfilling lives for one another.

Research, including that of insurance companies, has shown that people are much better off in their own homes than in assisted living facilities. The Athens Village works with a number of local, regional and national agencies to further the interests of its members.

Today is
Summer Office Hours are generally 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., M-F
unless office staff attend a scheduled meeting.
Members can contact the Village office (740-447-0500 or theathensvillage@gmail.com) at any time for assistance.
After-office-hours calls will connect to an answering machine.

Upcoming Events

Note: unless otherwise noted, all meetings are at 94 Columbus Rd.
  • Every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., Chair Yoga, in the OSU Extension Office, 278 West Union St., in back. $5 donation, each session.
  • Every Tuesday, 12:30 p.m., Informal lunch gathering of members & guests at Bob Evans.
  • Mon., Aug. 8, 10:30 a.m., Transitions discussion group, Conference room B
  • Mon., Aug. 8, 1 p.m., no Public Information Team meeting in August
  • Mon., Aug. 8, 2 p.m., no Hearing Aid Interest discussion in August
  • Wed., Aug. 10, 3 p.m., Health & Wellness Team, Conference Room B
  • Tues., Aug. 16, 10 a.m., Board meeting, Conference Room C (yellow door, bldg C)
  • Wed., Aug. 24, 1 p.m., Get More Out of Your Membership, Conference Room B
  • No Brown Bag Lunch in August
  • Wed., Sept. 7, 11 a.m.: PIT Team, Conference Room B
  • Thurs., Sept. 8, 10:30 a.m., Membership Team, Conference Room B
  • Thurs., Sept. 22, 12:30-2:30, Brown Bag Lunch, 2016-17 changes in Medicare, Athens Public Library