This program offers consultations and assessments to provide information on in-home services for persons considering nursing home placement or discharge from a nursing home. These assessments are mandated by law prior to nursing home placement and there is no financial eligibility for the consultation.
Information specialists offer free consultations to provide information, resources, and improved access to long term care support services to eligible clients. Anyone age 60 and older or over the age of 18 with a physical disability and their families are eligible for this program. Information provided could include, but is not limited to:
- Housing options
- In-home care services
- Assistance with completing applications for Circuit Breaker, Medicaid, Low Income Subsidy
- Assistance with Medicare Part D