Assess The Organization 's Programs And Services Essay

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Assess the Organization’s Programs and Services The Area Agency on Aging Region One Incorporated is a private 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that connects seniors, adults with HIV/AIDS, adults with disabilities and long-term care needs, and family caregivers of older adults in Arizona with resources, programs, and services. The Agency plans, coordinates, develops, administers, and delivers programs and services that reach 93,000 Maricopa County residents annually and is a part of a nationwide network of Area Agencies on Aging which covers every county in the Nation, including 8 Area Agencies on Aging in the State of Arizona. The Area Agency on Aging Region One’s programs include a 24 hour Senior Help Line, Elder Resource Guide, Adult Day Health Care, Adult Protective Services Service Coordination (APS), AgeWORKS, Benefits Assistance Medicare Program, Care Transitions Healing@Home, Congregate meals, Doves Program, Eldervention, Family Caregiver Support, Health Promotion, HIV Care Directions, Home-Delivered Meals, Legal Assistance, Long-term Ombudsman, Los Ancianos Seniors Serving Seniors, Maricopa Elder Abuse Prevention Alliance (MEAPA), Mosaic Center Elder-Refugee Program, Mosaic Center Native American Senior Center, R&R Respite, and Senior Adult Independent Living. The Senior Help Line staff operate as the central intake department of the Agency, answering questions and making referrals to services. The Senior Help Line is available 24 hours a day and provides callers
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