The only and most comprehensive directory of services, facilities and guidance professionals serving the lifestyle and needs of senior adults and their families, this 68-page, full color SENIOR SOLUTIONS RESOURCE GUIDE reaches over 25,000 Medina County area seniors.
Case Management in Medina County for Seniors Case management is a service provided in the home to seniors, their caregivers, and their families. It often helps families plan for life’s next steps or get them through a crisis by defining the immediate issues, setting achievable goals and close support to help meet those goals. While there are several different types of case management service providers, including insurances, we offer some specialty services in Medina County. Medina County Office for Older Adults / Options Counseling Program - MCOOA offers short term case management to individuals or families who are ready to look at alternatives to keep their aging loved ones in the home or to transition into alternative living arrangements. Many times, as people grow older, they need assistance to keep aging in place. A case manager helps seniors and their caregivers assess their current living situation and see what resources are available to help them, whether it is financial help, linking to other services, nutritional help or other supportive services. MCOOA case management is voluntary and free of charge. Options Counseling is available to any adult, age 18 and over. 330- 723-9514 Emotional Wellness and Catholic Charities of Medina County – Catholic Charities Senior Case Management program is a more intensive case management service. It offers both in home counseling and case management for seniors in need with the focus on helping each person achieve their best level of functioning as well as increase their ability to succeed in the community. Catholic Charities Senior Case management can assist with adjusting to different stages of life. Services may be available at no cost and insurances can be billed for services. It is available to any adult age 65 and over. 330-723- 9615 Adult Protective Services, Medina County JFS – Sometimes, older adults in the community fall victim to physical abuse and neglect, self-neglect or financial exploitation. Medina County Adult Protective Services (APS) investigates all allegations of the abuse or neglect of adults age 60 and over. Investigations can involve case management to help alleviate the causes of maltreatment. This could include securing service providers in the home, obtaining medical treatment for victims of abuse or neglect, police involvement or court-ordered services as well as other supportive action. All APS investigations and any case management services that result from these investigations are provided at no cost. Referrals for suspected abuse or neglect of an older adult can be made by calling 330-661-0800. 18 www.MedinaSeniorServices.org 19