Preston County Senior Citizens, Inc.
Preston County Senior Citizens, Inc. offers several valuable assistance programs designed to help older residents remain comfortable and independent for as long as possible in their own homes. Our in-home care services provide just the right level of care to promote your loved one’s physical, emotional, and mental well-being. From occasional assistance with housekeeping tasks, errands, and shopping to companionship, help with daily living, personal care assistance, and nursing services, we have the perfect program to help your loved one get the most out of every day.
Which Program Is Right for You?
Nursing Home Alternative
This program offers long-term in-home care provided by nurses, personal care attendants, and professional caregivers; Ideal for those who are eligible for nursing home care, but who would rather live at home. Income guidelines apply.
Help with Daily Bathing, Dressing, Grooming, and Light Housekeeping
This program is designed for those with physical and/or mental impairments whose doctor has deemed in-home personal care services necessary. Income guidelines apply.
Nursing Home Alternative for Local Veterans
In-home assistance, care, and support is available to help those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces remain healthy, comfortable, and happy in the comfort of home.
In-Home Mobility, Hygiene, Nutrition, and Light Housekeeping Support
A broad range of extended supports is available in this personal care program designed for medically-eligible individuals aged 60+. Fees are based on a sliding scale according to income.
Hourly Pay-Per-Service Program for Non-Income Eligible Individuals
Many in-home care services are available at a reasonable rate, including assistance with daily tasks and errands, personal care, hygiene, meal preparation, transportation, and more. This affordable program helps Preston County residents avoid nursing home placement while remaining happy and healthy in the comfort of their own home.
Access to Resources, Care & Support
Our case managers offer monitoring, screenings, assessments, reassessments, care plans, and assistance navigating community services and programs. They help participants and caregivers get the best care and support to meet their needs. This program is a mandated part of the Medicaid Waiver Program, but is available to individuals at all income levels.
Respite Programs for Caregivers
Caregivers who provide 24/7 care to ill or frail family members can receive a break to handle their other essential responsibilities and self-care necessities.
Support for Caregivers of Those with Alzheimer’s/Dementia
This customized respite care program provides relief for those providing full-time care for family members diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease and/or dementia. The program is specifically designed to address the safety, companionship, and activity needs of this special population.
Additional Community Support Services for Older Adults
Support for Older Adults in the Community
A wide range of services is available to assist Preston County seniors throughout their communities. Learn more about our SHIP (Medicare insurance) counseling, employment opportunities for seniors, medical equipment loan closet, medical escort, health screening, Low Income Energy Assistance, and Farmers Market Coupon programs.
In-Home Care Services at Preston County Senior Citizens, Inc. – (304) 329-6272