Hiring a Volen Center private care manager ensures an individualized care plan and viable options for successful community living. Volen Center care managers meet with you and your loved one in the comfort of your home to determine all supports that will address your ongoing personal needs and improve your quality of life.
Volen Center care managers are knowledgeable about the availability, quality, and cost of community services and resources. They serve as your advocate - taking care of all the necessary details to get you and your loved one what is best.
Volen Center private care managers recognize the importance of serving the entire family - relieving caregivers and out-of-town relatives. Private care managers understand the challenges associated with life transitions.
Call upon a Volen Center private care manager for:
- Discreet comprehensive assessment and individualized profile detailing the support you will receive
- Respectful services and effective solutions that maximize dignity, security, independence, and well-being
PRIVATE GERIATRIC CARE MANAGEMENT
t (561) 395-8920 ext 249
PROGRAMS PROVIDE EMERGENCY AID TO LOW-INCOME SENIORS
Two programs are now available through the Volen Center to provide emergency help to low-income seniors with utilities and other necessities:
Thanks to a grant from Hands on Tzedakah (HOT), seniors ages 60 and older and experiencing a financial crisis can apply by filling out the application. Funds can help pay for food costs, rent, mortgage, water bills, gas, electric bills, prescription assistance, medical services and other necessities Click here for application.
Also, if you are 60 years or older and are having difficulty paying your electric bill, you may be eligible for the Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (EHEAP) sponsored by Your Aging Resource Center. To be eligible, there must be a person 60 or older in the home and are experiencing a home energy crisis. This means that electricity is going to be turned off or has been due to a delinquent or past-due notice from the utility company. The senior must live in one of the following zip codes: 33426, 33428, 33431, 33432, 33433, 33434, 33435, 33436, 33437, 33444, 33445, 33446, 33472, 33473, 33483, 33484, 33486, 33487, 33496 or 33498. To apply, please click here to complete the checklist. Then call the Volen Center at (561) 395.8920, ext. 271
The Volen Center is pleased to announce that the Quantum Foundation has awarded the Center a most generous three-year grant for workforce development. Through this grant, and a partnership with Florida Atlantic University as well as other local universities, the Center will be serving as a site to provide an innovative method of training to prepare professionals to enter the workforce as experienced geriatric social workers.
Through advanced training in an academic environment, students will demonstrate the skills necessary to enter the workforce and demonstrate advanced employability skills working with the elderly.