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

The Athens Village announces its 2016 Annual Meeting of all members.
Thursday, September 29, starting at 5 p.m.,
at the Richland Ave. Methodist Church (same as 2015)
Semi-potluck: The board will provide main/meat dish
& plates/silverware/glasses & water/coffee/tea;
members are requested to bring a side dish, salad or dessert to share.

The Athens Village is

Not a place, but a community
living securely and safely
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
Office Hours are generally 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., M-Th
and 2nd and 4th Fridays 10 to 2
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 the Director's cellphone.

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.
  • Wed., Sept. 28, 1 p.m., Get More Out of Your Membership, Conference Room B
  • Thurs., Sept. 29, noon to 2 p.m.: Brown Bag Lunch, 2016-17 changes in Medicare, Athens Public Library
  • Thurs., Sept. 29, 5 p.m.: Annual Meeting of The Athens Village membership. Richland Ave. Methodist Church
  • Wed., Oct. 5, 11 a.m.: PIT Team, Conference Room B
  • Mon., Oct. 10, 1 p.m., Membership Team, Conference Room B
  • Mon., Oct. 10, 2 p.m., Hearing Aid Interest Group discussion
  • Tues., Oct. 11, 10 a.m., Board meeting, The Plains Library meeting room
  • Wed., Oct. 12, 3 p.m., Health & Wellness Team, Conference Room B.