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Service Description
Information and Advocacy Resource information on community-based services for older adults is furnished to the public.
Case Management Ongoing assessment and interaction with older adults is conducted to insure the adequacy and quality of community-based services.
Homemaker Services To enable older adults to achieve and maintain a clean, safe and healthy environment, assistance is provided with light housecleaning and laundry.
Personal Care Older adults are aided in the performance of necessary activities, such as, personal hygiene, grooming, foot care and moving about the home.
Adult Day Service Community-based programs designed to meet the needs of functionally impaired adults in a protective setting are available. Program components include health services, personal care, meals, activities and transportation. Some programs include social work services and rehabilitation therapies.
Home-Delivered Meals Well-balanced meals are delivered to the older adult's home to promote adequate nutrition. Hot noon meals are available Monday through Friday. A cold evening meal and/or weekend meals may also be provided.
Caregiver Relief
(Respite Care)
Trained individuals are available to help with the care of older adults who need 24 hour supervision. This provides caregivers an opportunity to enjoy personal time without worry.
Medical Transportation Transportation to medical facilities is available for older adults. Wheelchair transportation is available, and one escort may ride with each participant.
Emergency Response Systems A system designed to monitor an older adult's safety at home and provide access to emergency services through electronic communication devices is available.
Minor Home Repair A variety of repairs can be performed on an older adult's home to improve independence and safety.