Millions of senior adults are one event away from economic crisis. The Senior Resources of Guilford County strive to assist the elderly living in poverty. North Carolina is ranked 9th nationally for the size of its population over 60, and over 14% of older adults in North Carolina age 75 and older live below the federal poverty line. Learn more about the Meals on Wheels program, as well as the Campaign for Elder Economic Security. OneAway.org.