Caregiver Consultation and Support

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    Programs that provide information, guidance and assistance that supports the ability of family members and other informal caregivers to make decisions and solve problems relating to their caregiving role. The service helps the caregiver find practical solutions to concerns about the health and wellbeing of the care recipient; and may be provided via an advice line or an online chat service as well as in in-person settings.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Caregiver Support - Monroe County Area Agency on AgingSupports individuals who care for a spouse, relative, or friend who requires assistance due to disease or disability. The program also supports individuals age 55 and older caring for related children. The program provides coordinated support through an appointed care manager. Services may include caregiving assistance, education and counseling, and reimbursement for supplies used to provide care.MonroeMonroe County Area Agency on AgingMonroe County Area Agency on Aging
    Caregiver Support Program - Wayne County Area Agency on AgingThe Caregiver Support Program (CSP) helps the caregiver of an older adult by providing information about services that are available through its State and Federal Caregiver Support Programs. We can help by locating care providers, reimbursing for services and assistance with home modifications or assistive devices. The programs empower the older adult and his/her caregiver to choose what services suit their needs the best so that service is individually tailored for each family. Many services are available at no cost to the family. WayneWayne County Area Agency on AgingWayne County Area Agency on Aging
    Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging – Main Office - Caregiver Support ProgramProvides support for those who are caring for an older adult, or for grandparents who are raising grandchildren.ClearfieldClearfield County Area Agency on Aging - Main OfficeClearfield County Area Agency on Aging
    Experience, Inc. - Family Care Giver SupportRespite care and financial reimbursement for family caregivers.WarrenExperience, Inc.Experience Inc.
    Family and Caregiver Support Group - Elan Garden - Alzheimer's AssociationOffers peer or professionally led groups for caregivers and others dealing with Alzheimer's disease. All support groups are facilitated by trained individuals. Meetings are held once per month on the last Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm.LackawannaAlzheimer's Association - Greater Pennsylvania Chapter - Wilkes-BarreAlzheimer's Association - Greater Pennsylvania Chapter
    Greater Erie Community Action Committee - Central Office - Family Caregiver Support ProgramProvides reimbursement for care giving expenses for people caring for parents, spouses, children or relatives that live at home. Benefits provided include: * Financial benefits to reimburse for out of pocket expenses for personal care, adult day care, skilled nursing and household expenses up to $500 per month * Home modification or assistive devices such as ramps, stair lifts, wheelchairs etc. up to $2,000 lifetime benefit * Information and referral on resources and services in your community * Respite care that offers a brief break from care giving by providing short-term support in your home or overnight care * Benefits counseling to review existing benefits and identify potential new benefits * Caregiver training to enhance your role as a caregiver * Care coordination to determine the necessary support and services your loved one will needErieGreater Erie Community Action Committee - Central OfficeGreater Erie Community Action Committee
    Jefferson County Area Agency on Aging - Main OfficeThe central administrative office of the Jefferson County AAA offer access to programs and services including aging waiver, assessment, care management, congregate meals, domiciliary care, family care giver, healthy activities, home delivered meals, information and assistance, legal assistance, outreach, personal care services, placement services, transportation services, volunteer services as well as access to PA Link.JeffersonJefferson County Area Agency on Aging - Main OfficeJefferson County Area Agency on Aging
    Lycoming Life Center Family Caregiver Support Services - Albright Care ServicesOffers a broad range of services to families and caregivers of LIFE members, including: instruction, education, training and counseling, social services and supports, respite care, and regular communication with memebrs of the care team.LycomingAlbright Care Services - Albright Life - Lycoming/Clinton CountiesAlbright Care Services
    NAMSC - Caregiver SolutionsProvides informal caregivers and care recipients an approach for reducing stress and improving outcomes. Trained Care Consultants provide emotional support and practical action plans to resolve concerns.AlleghenyNorthern Area Multi-Service Center of Allegheny CountyNorthern Area Multi-Service Center
    Office of Human Services (Area Agency on Aging) - Main Office - Family Caregiver SupportThe program offers a free assessment, care management, benefits, financial and resource counseling, caregiving skills training and education, support and financial assistance with expenses in purchasing caregiving related services (including caregiver relief), supplies, durable goods, home modifications and assistive devices.ElkOffice of Human Services (Area Agency on Aging) - Main OfficeOffice of Human Services (Area Agency on Aging)
    Peer Support - Brighter JourneysFamilies that include a child with special needs, often find difficulty in navigating through everyday life, as the world is not typically designed to meet this need. Organization provides the support of other parents/families who have experienced similiar issues in raising and support a child with special needs.LuzerneBrighter JourneysBrighter Journeys
    Penn Foundation - Family ConsultationProvides consultation to families to address a loved ones substance abuse or addiction. Includes intervention planning.BucksPenn Foundation - Bucks; SellersvillePenn Foundation
    Potter County Human Services - Caregiver SupportFocuses on caregivers of a person over the age of 60. Provides counseling, education, and financial help. Reimbursement of expenses like hiring help and purchasing consumables are available. With approval, can provide home modifications and/or assistance devices.PotterPotter County Human Services - Main OfficePotter County Human Services
    S.M.I.L.E. (Support, Mentor, Include, Learn, Engage) - Pocono Mountains United WayProvides guidance and mentoring to families and early childhood facilities that support, nurture and care for at-risk children in the East Stroudsburg School District. MonroeCommunity OutreachPocono Mountains United Way

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