Our Mission -The Alternatives Program offers in-home services to persons to enable these individuals to remain in their own home for as long as possible. If these services were not available, these seniors who have health, mobility or functional limitations would not be able to continue living in their current living arrangements.
Examples of Services Available:
- Residential and Nursing Facility over-night stays
- Home Health Aides
- Home Modification
- Rented and purchased equipment
- Senior Companion
- Personal Emergency Response Systems
To be eligible to participate in the program, a person must: Be 18 years or older Be at risk of nursing home placement Have health and personal needs which can be adequately met in the community within established cost limits Have low income and minimal assets
Cost-Financial eligibility for the Alternatives Program is determined by the Area Agency on Aging case manager. Individuals who qualify for the program may be required to pay a small fee based on a sliding fee schedule. Donations are always appreciated.
Please contact the Case Manager for more information