Local, Statewide and Nationwide
Programs that offer a review of options and assistance to people who want to provide for the administration and/or protection of their assets during their lifetime, develop a plan for managing their finances in the event of a disabling illness, prepare binding instructions for the health care they wish to receive or avoid should they become terminally ill, make arrangements for the disposition of their assets with a minimum amount of taxation upon their death and provide for the administration of their estate should their spouse or other beneficiaries be incapable of managing their affairs.
Financial Aid, Medical
Programs that offer temporary financial assistance or discounts to offset the cost of prescription medications, dental and other medical costs.
Programs that involve counseling from a financial planner to invest your assets and/or plan for the future financially.
Programs and services that provide opportunities for physical activity.
A physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of older persons.
Grief Support Services
Programs and services for individuals mourning the loss of a loved one including grief counseling.
Group homes are Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) licensed homes with staff available 24 hours per day to provide skill building and other direct supports.
Health and Safety Classes
Classes on CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and other emergency care that could be given to an injured person.
Health Condition and Care Advocacy
Organizations that are dedicated to protecting and improving the quality and affordability of health and long term care for all individuals and advocating for changes in the health care system that will achieve these goals; or which advocate more broadly for legislation and other measures that have a positive impact on public health.
Programs that provide information that improves the public's understanding of living and working conditions and other factors that safeguard their health and prevent or reduce the risk of injury, disease, disability and premature death. Health education programs help people make informed decisions about matters which affect their personal health and the health of others.
Programs that will pay specified sums for medical expenses or treatments. Health policies can offer many options and vary in their approaches to coverage.
Home Modification and Safety
Modifications, repairs and equipment that make homes safer and more accessible. Also includes programs that provide financial assistance to pay for the modifications, repairs and equipment.
Assistance with obtaining supported or independent housing.
Programs for individuals who are at risk or have tested positive for infection with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), or have developed AIDS which is caused by the HIV virus and impairs the function of the body's immune system leaving affected individuals vulnerable to illnesses that would not otherwise occur.
Information and Referral
Programs whose primary purpose is to find information, referral and assistance to link persons in need with services.
Programs that provide assistance with legal issues provided by attorneys and certified individuals.