AGING SERVICES: The Elderly Services Manual 2000 Table of Contents

The Elderly Services Manual 2000 Table of Contents


 I.  FORWARD
         Message from the Director

II. INTRODUCTION 

A GENERAL OVERVIEW

State of Connecticut Dept. of Social Services
Dept. of Social Services, Elderly Services Division
Dept. of Social Services Priority Statement
Department of Social Services Regional Offices

III. PROGRAMS

Aging Network and Other Community Organizations

Area Agencies On Aging (AAA)
Community Action Agencies (CAA)
Municipal Agents For The Elderly (MA's)
Senior Centers

Education and Leisure

Charter Oak Pass
Connecticut Department Of Higher Education
Connecticut State Library
Elderhostel
Golden Age Passport
Humanities Programs For Older Adults (HPOA)
Hunting And Fishing Licenses

Elder Rights Advocacy and Information

American Association Of Retired Persons (AARP)
Choices For Aging Issues
Connecticut Beneficiary Outreach Coalition
Court Visitor - Volunteer Conservator Program
Connecticut Coalition On Aging
Connecticut Commission On Aging
Connecticut Council Of Senior Citizens, Inc.
Connecticut Department Of Consumer Protection
Connecticut Department Of Social Services Elderly Services Information Line
Connecticut Lawyers’ Legal Aid To The Elderly (CLLAE)
Conservator Of Estate Program (COE)
Elder Rights Program - "The Bank Project"
Conservator of Person Program (COP)
Grandparents As Parents Support Program (GAPS)
Health Care For All Coalition
Infoline
Lawyer Referral Services
Legal Assistance For Military Retirees And Dependents
Legal Assistance For Older Persons
Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
Medicare Legal And Educational Assistance
Medisave (Senior Medicare Project)
Protective Services For The Elderly (PSE)
Senior Victim Assistance Program
Senior Volunteer Assistance Program

Employment and Volunteer Opportunities

Connecticut Department Of Labor-Job Centers
Foster Grandparents Program (FGP)
Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA)
Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)
Senior Companion Program (SCP)
Senior Job Banks

Food and Nutrition Programs

Elderly Nutrition Program (ENP)
Expanded Food And Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
Food Stamp Program
University Of CT Senior Nutrition Awareness Program (SNAP)

Health Insurance and Home Care Programs

Access Agencies
Adult Day Care
Alzheimer’s Association
Additional Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary Program QI-1
Additional Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary Program QI-2
Breakthrough To The Aging - Friendly Visitors (BTA)
Breakthrough To The Aging - Friendly Shoppers (BTA)
Connecticut Community Care, Inc. (CCCI)
Connecticut Home Care Program For Elders
Connecticut Medicare Assignment Program (ConnMAP)
Connecticut Partnership For Long-Term Care
Connecticut Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract to the Elderly and Disabled (ConnPACE)
Connecticut State Dental Association
Connectiut Statewide Respite Care Program
Elderly Health Screening
Nursing Homes (SNFs)
Medicaid (Title XIX)
Medicare
Medigap Insurance Policies
National Eye Care Project
Qualidigm Formerly (CPRO)
Qualified Medicare Beneficiary Program (QMB)
Specified Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary
Program (SLMB)

Housing

Adult Family Living
Apartment Conversion For The Elderly (ACE)
Assisted-Living Services

Congregate Housing For The Elderly
Congregate Housing Services Program (CHSP)
CT Department Of Economic And Community Development
Continuing Care Communities/Retirement Communities (CCRC's)
Corporation for Independent Living Accessibility Services (CIL)
Federally Subsidized Housing For The Elderly
Grants For Accessibility
Home Share Programs
Loans For Accessibility
Property Tax Relief (Elderly Owners And Renters)
Rental Housing For Elderly Persons
Reverse Annuity Mortgage Programs

Income assistance

Social Security
Social Security - Appeals Procedure
State Supplement For The Aged, Blind Or Disabled
Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
Tax Information

People with Special Needs

Commission On The Deaf And Hearing Impaired (CDHI)
Connecticut Board Of Education And Services For The Blind (BESB)
Dept. Of Mental Health And Addiction Services - Behavioral Health Division
Dept. Of Mental Health And Addiction Services - Addiction Services Division
Office Of Protection And Advocacy For Persons With Disabilities

Transportation

Amtrak Reduced Fare Program
Graduated Driver’s License Program
Metro North Discount Program
Senior Citizen Driver Insurance Program
Senior/Disabled Photo Reduced Fare Card

Utilities Assistance

Connecticut Energy Assistance Program
Right To Utility And Deliverable Fuel Services
State Appropriated Fuel Assistance Program
Weatherization Assistance Program

Veterans

CT Dept. Of Veterans’ Affairs - Office Of Advocacy And Assistance
CT Dept. Of Veterans’ Affairs - Veteran’s Home And Hospital
State Soldiers’, Sailors’ And Marines’ Fund

 

IV. CENTERS*AGENTS*REGIONS

Adult Day care Centers

Municipal Agents For The Elderly

 


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