At Aging Services for Communities we offer a number of affordable, non-medical services to assist elderly and disabled persons to remain in their homes for as long as possible. Our assistance also extends to on-going caregivers.
We're here to provide the support you need so you can continue or get back to living well, it's just that simple. ASC provides both physical services / programs as well as informational services.
At Aging Services for Communities it is our belief that an individual can only receive optimal care if their caregiver also receives the support and rest needed to perform at their best. When you need a break from the day-to-day caregiver routine turn to us. We offer a complete Caregiver Support and Respite program developed to provide you with the time-off you need and deserve.
The Respite Program includes:
To qualify for the Caregiver Support and Respite program you need to be a primary caregiver providing 24-hour care for a relative or love one. Your care-receiver must be:
Tasks we cannot perform:
Our Homemaker Services are available to individuals who are physically capable of managing their physical and personal care but who need some help from time to time. Our qualified staff can help with the following tasks:
Homemaker Services are available to residents in the following counties: Blue Earth, Brown, Carver, Faribault, Freeborn, LeSueur, Nicollet, Rice, Scott, Sibley, Steele and Waseca. These services are available with a sliding fee. Please notify us if you are on an Elderly Waiver or the Alternative Care Grant.
*We can provide overnight supervision for those unable to stay alone.
Live Well At Home is a program that helps at-risk older adults live at home longer. Older adults and their family caregiver learn about risk factors typically causing a permanent move from home. Visit the Live Well At Home website to learn more about this program's benefits and offerings.
Transportation services are provided to individuals living independently who are unable to drive and are in need of transport to and from medical appointments. ASC transportation program is available to all residents of LeSueur County who are on Medical Assistance or over age 65.
Our various Transportation services include: