Alzheimer's Support Network


THE HELP CONTINUUM





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                                                                                               THE HELP CONTINUUM


                                               AT HOME                                                                                                           IN FACILITY
                                       |
        ________________________________________________________________             Home Care is Best?
        |                        |                    |                           |                           |                         |  
   Family          County    "Rent a Friend"    Free Visitors    Transportation         VA
  Neighbors           |

                      Elder Helpline        |                         |                   ______|______
                                    |                                                             |                        |
                    Senior Choices                                    ParaTransit    Non-Emergency
             This is the new name     |                          |                  |
              for the Elder Helpline                                       Collier Area 
               1-866-413-5337 or                     _____|__       website      
                  239-652-6901           |              |             |                            
                                                               Churches   Peer Counselors
                                                                      |      
                                                              ____|_________   
                                                     |        |                         |   
                                                          Volunteers    Stephen's Ministers       
                                                          
             ____________________|______________________________________    
             |                                  |                                         |                                       |      
Cleaning People      Companions        Home Health Care Agencies      Geriatric Care Manager

                                              |__________________|
                                                                |
                                                    Pros and Cons
                             _________________|____________________________    
                             |                                                                                         |
                           
                      Private                                                                             Agencies
               ______|__________                                 ___________________|_________
              |                                 |                               |                         |                              |
Personal Assistants        Trainers                    Certified        Registries         Medicare Agencies        
                                                                                                                           _____|______
                                                                               |                                           |                     |
                                                                       Bath Visits                           Services       How Long
                                                                                                            ______|_______________
                                                                                                            |                 |           |            |
                                                                                                    Psych. RN       PT       OT    Speech



THE HELP CONTINUUM

 

FACILITIES

 

                                 Day Care                             Respite

                                                     _________|_______                                            __________|_______

                                                     |                                   |                                          |                 |                  |

                                             Private Pay               Sliding Scale                        Private Pay     VA     Collier County

                                                                      _________|________

                                                                      |                       |            |  

                                                                 Diversion      Waiver      VA

     

                                               

  

  Assisted Living         Memory Care          Skilled Nursing                  Hospice

             ____|__________                     _______|_______                                     ___________|___________                            _____|______

            |               |              |                  |                                 |                                  |                                                |                           |                       |

         Private     VA     Medicaid        Unsecured               Secured                      Rehab                            Long Term Care               |                 Witout

           Pay                     Waiver                                         Locked Unit            _____|___                    ________|______              Moving        Moving
                                          |                                                                                 |                  |                 |                |             |           ____|____  

                                     Diversion                                                                  Medicare      HMO         Private   Medicaid   VA        |                 |
                                                                                                                                                                                                          
    Hospice       Back

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Unit       Home
                                                                                                                                                                                                         _____|______           

                                                                                                                                                                                                         |                        |   

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Avow                Vitas

                                                                                                                                                                                                 Georgeson        Physicians         

                                                                                                                                                                                                    House              Regional