NY Connects Niagara County...Choices for Long Term Care

What Are Long Term Care Services?



Traditionally, long term care only meant care provided in a nursing home. Today, long term care includes medical and non-medical services that are provided in a variety of settings.


Long term care services include:

Activities of Daily Living Assessment In-Home Attendants for People with Disabilities
Adult Care Homes Insurance/Benefit Information & Counseling
Adult Day Care—Medical and Social Intermediate Care Facilities (ICFs)
Advocacy Programs Interpreter Registries
Assisted Living Facilities Legal Services
Assistive Technology Equipment Mental Health Services
Caregiver Training Nutrition Assessment Services
Case/Care Management Nutrition Education
Centers for Independent Living Outreach Programs
Child Care Provider Referrals Personal Care Services
Companionship Programs Personal Emergency Response Systems
Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services Personal Finances/Budget Counseling
Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites Private Duty Nursing
Day Habilitation Programs Property Tax Exemption Information
Early Intervention Services for Children with Disabilities or Delays Protective Services
Food Pantries Respite Care
Food Stamps Senior Centers
Friendly Visiting Programs Skilled Nursing Facilities/Nursing Homes
Health Care Referrals Special Education Assessments
Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Substance Abuse Services
Home Delivered Meals Support Groups/Counseling
Home Health Care Telephone Reassurance
Home Maintenance & Minor Repair Services Transportation
Home Rehabilitation Programs Utility Payment Assistance
Hospice Vocational Rehabilitation
Household Safety Education Weatherization Programs
Housing—Low Income, Subsidized & Non-Subsidized Wellness Programs
Individualized Residential Alternatives (IRAs) WIC
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NY Connects Niagara County, Location: 111 Main St., Lockport 14094 Telephone: (716) 438-3030 Fax: (716) 438-4029

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NY Connects is sponsored by the Niagara County Office for the Aging.