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Area Agency on Aging, Area 7 / WCIEDD, Inc.

Last Update:7/6/2018
Contact:
Title:Director, Aging and Disabled Services Division
Address:1718 Wabash Ave.
Terre Haute, IN 47807
County:Vigo
Phone:812-917-3145
Toll Free:800-489-1561
Fax:812-238-1564
TDY:
E-Mail:
Website:www.westcentralin.com
Mission
Help build strong communities and improve quality of life in West Central Indiana
Program Description
Aging and Disabled Resource Center (ADRC) - This is the entry point for people seeking help. Trained specialists provide information and options to questions about senior issues such as Medicare, housing, transportation, equipment, financial assistance and home health care. Have questions? This is where to start.  812-917-3145/800-489-1561

Senior, Disabled, Rural Transportation - (812) 232-2675 Transportation for medical and nutrition needs is available to persons 60 years and older on a donation basis in Parke, Vermillion and Vigo Counties from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Disabled persons under age 60 may qualify for programs that assist with transportation in those counties. Rural public transportation is available in Vigo Counties on a fee basis. Contact: Dale Nightingale, Transportation Coordinator, (812) 238-1561, Ext 248

Nutrition Program - The Nutrition Program provides hot noon meals at community dining sites to persons age 60 and over. Each site offers fellowship and educational programs. Some sites also offer crafts, games and other social activities. Contact us for a site location and the hours of operation. In addition, home delivered meals are available to homebound persons age 60 and older or disabled (applicable to funding guidelines). The homebound person must have an assessment done to determine eligibility.   Contact: ADRC 812-917-3145/800-489-1561

Ombudsman - An advocacy program which assists with resolving problems between nursing home residents, administration, staff members and families. Contact: John Turner, Ombudsman, 812-238-9455 ext.#201

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Counties Serviced
Clay
Parke
Putnam
Sullivan
Vermillion
Vigo
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