GREENWICH DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES – SENIOR SERVICES

Description:

Senior Services are geared to adult residents, fifty years of age and above and may include members of their immediate family. They provide a broad range of services to individuals and families who need assistance in maintaining or achieving their full potential for self-direction, self-reliance and independent living in the community. Home visits are easily arranged for those unable to travel to the Town’s DHS offices.

  • Help seniors meet basic needs of food, shelter, economic support and health care;
  • Promote and support the choice to live with dignity in one’s own home and community; and
  • Promote and support the achievement of economic viability in the workforce.

Phone:
(203) 622 3800
Website:
http://www.greenwichct.org/government/departments/human_services/senior_services/
Updated:
June 7, 2017
Physical Address:
Town Hall
101 Field Point Road
Greenwich, CT 06830 Google Map
Open Hours:
MON-FRI, 8:30 - 4:30
Contacts
Name:
Alan D Barry, PhD
Position:
Commissioner
Programs:

  • APPLICATION ASSISTANCE –  for benefit and entitlement programs: Social Security, SSI, Medicare, Medicaid, Energy Assistance, Renters Rebate, Veteran’s Benefits
  • IN- HOME ASSESSMENTS – to develop a service plan of care
  • HOUSING – Guidance and evaluation for housing including eviction concerns
  • EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING
  • IN-HOME ASSESSMENT for DEPARTMENT’S HOMEMAKER SERVICES
  • PROTECTIVE SERVICES – for those over the age of sixty who may be experiencing financial exploitation, abuse, neglect or self-neglect
  • PROBATE COURT – Guidance through the petition process of Probate Court for those who may need a conservator
  • LEGAL SERVICES
  • TEMPORARY EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Categories: , , , ,

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,