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Geriatrics Program

Partnership's Geriatrics Program helps seniors age 60 and up by providing case management services that allow the individual to continue living in the comfort of his/her own home. This program is designed to connect individuals with the resources necessary for them to maintain quality of life. These services are provided to eligible clients who reside in Hamilton County, Northwest Georgia and Northeast Alabama. Due to the growing population of elders in our community, please note there is a waiting list for this program.  

The Geriatrics staff assist with the following:

  • Changes in lifestyle
  • Family conflict/stress
  • Care-giving issues
  • Financial problems
  • Problems with memory loss, confusion and depression
  • Nursing home/Boarding home placement
  • Long term care

We refer and connect clients with the following community and in-home resources:

  • Health services
  • Hearing services
  • Home health care
  • Alcohol and drug rehabilitation
  • Eye care
  • Mental health care
  • Hospice care
  • Dental care
  • Home-delivered meals
  • Housing assistance
  • Transportation
  • Legal services
  • Senior activities
  • Homemaker services
  • Personal care

We provide assistance with the following public benefits:

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • TennCare
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Social Security
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Veteran's Benefits
  • Energy Assistance

For more information, please contact Partnership's Elder Services at 423.755.2870.