How do I know that my family member is eligible for services?

Individuals who are in need of the following are eligible:

  • Assistance and supervision due to physical, emotional or cognitive impairments, such as those who require:
  • Assistance with activities of daily living
    • Health monitoring and supervision on a regular basis
    • Assistance overcoming difficulties associated with functional limitation or disabilities
    • Support making transitions between living situations
    • Support while receiving other therapeutic interventions, and/or
    • Without program intervention, are at risk of physical deterioration or institutionalization.
  • Persons 60 years of age or older; or
  • Persons of any age who have Alzheimer’s Disease or a Related Disorder; or
  • Other persons determined appropriate for the provision of services based on other criteria set by Day Break

Who is not eligible for services?

  • Medical conditions that are beyond the professional expertise of the staff
  • Bedfast or too weak to attend on a regular basis
  • Continually requiring a two person or more assist with transfers
  • Actively infected with a communicable disease
  • Emotional or behavioral disorders that include a pattern of disruptive behaviors that pose a danger to others
  • Abusive use of alcohol and/or drugs
  • Too independent to benefit from adult day activities

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