Do you need some assistance taking care of yourself or know someone who does so that they can continue to enjoy living at home? The Department for the Aging works with case-management agencies to provide in-home care for people ages 60 and older.
A case manager/social worker will perform a phone intake to determine eligibility for services and follow up with an in-home visit to review and coordinate those services. They can help with the following:
The evaluation of your benefits
Access to 15 providers serving home-delivered meals in 22 different catchment areas
Access to 5 borough-based agencies offering home care (Medicaid recipients are ineligible for this service):