E Triple C of Franklin County Inc. is a countywide, community organization serving elders in Franklin County. E Triple C is the bridge connecting seniors to a community of support through advocacy, enhancement and expansion of services. It was incorporated in the State of Florida in August 2016 and has 501(c)(3) non-profit status. E Triple C operates out of the Holy Family Senior Center in Apalachicola and has one part time paid Activities Coordinator. We are funded in part by the Area Agency on Aging of North Florida and rely on donations and fundraising to do our work.For about 8 years prior to the ECCC forming, most county, state, and federal funded services were provided through contracts with surrounding counties or organizations. E Triple C was founded with the intent of developing the expertise and skills to provide input to contractor(s) and the Franklin County Commission. The senior services in Franklin County are currently provided by Liberty County.E Triple C activities are Franklin County wide and include:
-delivery of food from the Franklin County Food Pantry to over 50 homebound seniors twice a month-outreach and advocacy to link people to existing services funded through Area Agency on Aging in North Florida– providing fans, blankets and household items to those in need-advocacy and support to elders through Neighbor 2 Neighbor where we provide limited respite, handy person chores and friendly visitors-linkage to local transportation services and providing rides to those in need for appointments and commitmentsMany of our activities and educational programs happen at the Holy Family Senior Center in Apalachicola including: Daily lunch, Monday through Friday; social activities for all holidays and special lunches; speakers and information on health, wellness, gardening, nature, art, music, dance and games. We also partner with local organizations to support services in Franklin County.
Valentina Webb, President
Donna Duncan, Vice President
Bonnie Kellogg, Past President
Betsy Nofziger, Secretary/Treasurer
Please go to FaceBook and find ECCC E Triple C or Holy Family Senior Center for more information on past and current events.