Support Services

ELDER CAREGIVER SUPPORT SERVICES

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThis program supports caregivers as they provide care for their aging loved ones. Short term respite care can be provided in the home or at an Adult Day Program, Assisted Living or contracted Nursing Home. Support groups are offered to provide educational information, encouragement and emotional support as well as information about local programs and services.
LocationSchenectady
Geographical AreaSchenectady County
TerritorySITE LOCATION FOR THIS SERVICE:

Dayhaven
107 Nott Terrace
Schenectady, NY 12308
518-346-1852, Ext. 1 or 6
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall the Respite Coordinators 518-346-1852, Helen Ext. 1, or Mary Ext. 6
Intake RequirementsCall for information. Telephone intake procedures for Albany, Columbia, Delaware, Fulton, Greene, Herkimer, Montgomery, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren and Washintgon Counties. Albany County clients may require an in-home assessment.
Additional RequirementsWe require proof of age, HIPPA forms and an evaluation of services.
Helpful TipsRespite grants must be spent down in 90 days after they are awarded.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityAnyone taking care of someone over 60 who is not receiving Medicaid funding. Grants are awarded once a year for caregivers.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: As scheduled by the caregiver for their loved one.
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 1473 Erie Boulevard
Physical Site Address 2 3rd Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12305
Main Phone 518-372-5667
Fax 518-372-5686
Service Location Email info@cathcharschdy.org
Web Address www.ccseniorservices.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CATHOLIC CHARITIES SENIOR AND CAREGIVERS SERVICES
Affiliated Program: ELDER CAREGIVER SUPPORT SERVICES
This Service: Support Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult In Home Respite Care (PH-7000.3300-040)
Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups (PN-8100.1400)