Seneca Area Agency On Aging
(10 Miles Away - Go to:
Address: 117 N Cooper Ave # 2 Ottumwa, IA 52501 Map & Directions Ottumwa, IA Financial Assistance) Telephone: (641) 682-2270 Website: http://www.seneca-aaa.org Services: ADVOCACY SERVICES: Action taken on behalf of an older person to secure rights or benefits Includes receiving investigating, and working to resolve dispute or complaints.
CAREGIVER SUPPORT: Iowa Family Caregiver Program connects caregivers to the many resources available such as planning assistance, referrals, training, respite care, support groups, and counseling
CASE MANAGEMENT SERVIES: Long term case/care management for seniors Assistance is provided in the form of access to or care coordination in circumstances where the older person and/or their caregiver are experiencing diminished functioning capacities, personal conditions, or other characteristics which require the provision of services by formal service providers.
CONGREGATE MEALS: Congregate Meals provide a nutritious meal and reduces isolation of older persons by combining food with friendship and socialization The program is available to persons 60 years of age and over and their spouse regardless of age, contributions accepted
FARMER'S MARKET VOUCHERS: Provides Farmer's Market Vouchers to persons 60 and older
HOME DELIVERED MEALS: Provisions of a meal to an eligible participant at the client's place of residence which complies with the dietary guidelines for Americans
INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE: Information and assistance is provided for all issues concerning aging
MEDICATION MANAGEMENT SERVICES: This program may include medication management, screening, and education It may consist of review of a person's medication to assess interaction and/or the setup of medication by a pharmacist or a nurse that results in assisting a person to remain at home.
NUTRITION EDUCATION: A program to promote better health by providing accurate and culturally sensitive nutrition, physical fitness or health information and instruction to participants and caregivers in a group or individual setting.
Handicapped accessible, Transportation available, Utilizes volunteers, agency newsletter available pick up only
OTTUMWA SENIOR CENTER: Provide home delivered meals, congregate meals, outreach, information and assistance, reassurance, advocacy, senior recreation, public information, nutrition education, case management, transportation, handicapped accessible, Utilizes volunteers, newsletter available pick up only
OUREACH SERVICES: Interventions initiated by an agency organization for the purpose of identifying potential clients and encouraging their use of existing services ad benefits.
PUBLIC INFORMATION SERVICES: Provide information and referral to a client or a group to identify services that may be available.
REASSURANCE SERVICES: Contacting elderly persons to provide comfort and assistance.
TRANSPORTATION FOR SENIORS: Contract with agencies to provide transportation for seniors
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm