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Care Management

Care Management focuses upon meeting the multifaceted and specialized needs of older adults. Its confidential, caring and professional services are  coordinated through Jewish Family Services in New Castle County and the Modern Maturity Center in Kent County.  The services address the physical, mental and emotional challenges of the older adult with the hope they will age-in-place safely with appropriate support services.  All services are provided in senior centers throughout the counties or in homes. Available services include:

Educational  Programs

    Information about presentations throughout the State

 

Housing Options and Services                                                           

    Safety assessments of the home environment

    Housing options

    Assessments to determine the need for support service

 

Information and Referral

    Access to community resources

 

In-Home Services

    Case management

 

Legal Support

    Referral to attorneys

    Assistance in completing applications & forms (Power of

    Attorney & Living Will documents)

 

Medical Needs

    Medicare counseling 

    Referrals to medical personnel

 

Transportation

    Medical transportation for older adults through Generations Home Care

                   Fees may be associated with some of these services.

 

 

Additional services are offered at Jewish Family Services including:

  • GEM (Growth Education Mental Fitness)-a series of programs combining learning & community building with a healthy & mental and physical focus

  • Housekeeping services to promote safety and hygiene

  • Out-patient mental health counseling

Additional services are offered at Modern Maturity center including:

  • Telephone reassurance program through Modern Maturity Center's Are You Okay program

  • Access to food from the Food Bank's Free Food Box Give Away, the Whatcoat United Methodist Church 's monthly food distribution and for a modest cost, Angel Food Ministries 

 

 

 
     
 
 
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