Funds are currently available to provide a variety of services to persons 60 and above who live with a caregiver and need assistance with self-care, nutrition and/or homemaking activities because of chronic health conditions or other problems of aging.

This program is provided under the Home Care for the Elderly Program.

A small stipend for the caregiver is part of the benefit. Income and asset restrictions apply.

Funds are currently available to provide a variety of services to persons 60 and above who need assistance with self-care, nutrition and/or homemaking activities because of chronic health conditions or other problems of aging. There are no income restrictions, but co-pay based on income may be required. This program is provided under the Community Care for the Elderly.

For more information or to access the services provided under these programs through the Gulf County Senior Citizens Association, please contact the Elder Helpline at 1-800-963-5337.

Assuring that our older citizens have the resources needed to age in place in their own homes and communities is the priority for these programs. They make it possible for elders to age with dignity and purpose and improve the quality of their elderhood.