Human Services recognizes the difficulty seniors have in securing needed services to remain independent and in their own homes. That is why we provide a knowledgeable social work professional who will work with you to identify your needs and direct you to the resources available.
Advocate for Seniors
Human Services understands that gaps in senior services exist and are committed to helping identify those gaps and advocate for change.
Human Services reaches out to home-bound seniors and provides home visits as needed to assist seniors with problem-solving. Home-based counseling and mental health assessments are also provided when requested.
Human Services staff provides consultation to family members, groups and organizations regarding senior citizen issues.
State Health Insurance Assistance Program Counselors
We have a State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) counselor. SHIP counselors provide free, objective, confidential help to Bloomfield Medicare beneficiaries or soon to be beneficiaries who have problems with or questions about: