Adult Services Program

Role


The adult services program serves disabled and elderly adults through programs that:
  • Assist with appropriate out-of-home placements when necessary
  • Maximize an individual's self-sufficiency and improve their level of functioning
  • Prevent the inappropriate institutionalization of impaired adults
  • Protect older and disabled adults from abuse, neglect and/or exploitation
These services may include:
Community-based care through the Medicaid program
  • Adult day care
  • Companion services
  • Counseling as needed
  • Placement services
Visit the Adult Protective Services page for information on services for adults who are incapacitated.