Programs

Services offered by the Capital Agency on Aging include:

Telephoning

Telephone calls to check on older persons.

Caregiver Support

Supportive services (respite care, personal care, sitter services) for family caregivers of older persons..

Personal Care

Non-medical assistance with transferring, bathing, dressing, eating and toileting for disabled elderly with no other means of support.

Homemaker

Provides assistance with light housework, shopping or paying bills.

Transportation

Provides transportation to places such as senior centers, medical appointments and social service agencies.

Congregate Meals

Nutritionally balanced meals served in community settings.

Home Delivered Meals

Nutritionally balanced meals delivered to homebound frail or disabled elderly.

Prescription Drug Assistance (SenioRx)

seniorx-smallThe SenioRx Program connects qualified, low-income people with discount prescription drugs, direct from the pharmaceutical manufacturer.

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Utility Assistance

Provides short-term assistance to low-income elderly who meet eligibility and have Entergy Utilities.

Legal Assistance

Legal advice, counseling, and representation provided by professional legal service corporations.

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Wellness

Services to maintain and/or improve mental and physical well being (exercise, health screenings, medication management education, nutrition education, socialization and recreation).

All services not available in every parish. Please see the Services by Parish page for detailed information for your parish.