ServicesIn Home ServicesThe Older Americans’ Act and Senior Care Act are the two major funding sources that provide in-home services as an alternative to nursing home care. Recipients of these programs must be 60 years of age or older.
Examples of in-home services include:
The Older Americans’ Act programs are federally funded and target low income residents who are at or below the federal poverty guidelines. The Senior Care Act program is a state funded program and clients are required to pay a copay for services, dependent on their income.