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Welcome!. Presented by: Scott Hawthornthwaite Director of Care Coordination Area Agency on Aging, Region One Phoenix, AZ. 7. Region 7 serves the Navajo Nation, which is located in the northeastern corner of the state.

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Welcome

Welcome!

Presented by:

Scott Hawthornthwaite

Director of Care Coordination

Area Agency on Aging, Region One

Phoenix, AZ


Welcome

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Region 7 serves the Navajo Nation, which is located in the northeastern corner of the state.

Region 8 serves the Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, Inc. Member tribes are located throughout the state.

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Area Agencies on Aging Regions in Arizona


Where we are

Where We Are


Welcome

Area Agency Caregiver Programs

  • Central Intake for ALL Agency Programs: 24-Hour Senior HELP LINE: 602-264-4357 (HELP)

  • Care Coordination

  • Respite Services for family caregivers

  • Lifespan Respite

  • Caregiver support groups & forums

  • Kinship Care

  • CarePro

  • (Care Partners Reaching Out)


Welcome

Respite Options

  • Agency Model

  • Adult Day Health Care

  • Friends and Neighbors- a Consumer Directed Care

  • Program


Welcome

Friends and Neighbors Respite Program

  • 1/3 of clients choose this model

  • Reimbursement to family caregivers for respite services

  • * Up to 8 hours a week

  • * $9.00 per hour

  • Flexibility in hours

  • Greater control over the respite care services they receive

  • Respite worker known by care recipient

  • Rural areas

  • Religious/Ethnic needs

  • Not for everyone


Welcome

Social Model Respite Programs

  • Wickenburg R&R Group Respite

  • Group & Individual Activities

  • Socialization, entertainment & Current Events

  • Hot Lunch & 2 snacks

  • Personal Care & Exercise

  • Health Monitoring

  • Music, crafts & games

  • Outdoor garden

  • Pet therapy

  • Flexible attendance (1 to 5 days a week)


Welcome

Caregiver Resource Zones

  • 15 Zones located throughout the Valley

  • Phoenix (2)

  • Avondale (2)

  • Glendale

  • Surprise

  • Sun City (2)

  • Tolleson

  • Goodyear

  • Chandler (2)

  • Mesa (2)

  • Wickenburg


Welcome

If there is just one

Area Agency service you

should know about and remember, it is…

The 24-Hour Senior HELP LINE:

(602) 264-HELP (4357)

www.aaaphx.org

Call the 24-hour Senior HELP LINE @ (602) 264-HELP (4357)


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