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Adult Day Care and Alzheimer's Respite

Participants must be age 60 or older, physically disabled or frail and need care during part of the day; or

Be age 60 or older, experiencing mental confusion and in need of care to prevent injury and assure proper nutrition and medication use; or

Be age 60 or older and likely to benefit from individualized attention and social structure; or

Be any age with a diagnosis of probable Alzheimer's disease or related dementia, as confirmed by a written statement from a physician.

Services

Certified adult day programs include supervision and care provided during any part of a day, but less than 24-hour care. All programs offer help with self-administration of medications, personal care services, self-care training, social activities and recreation.

Adult Day Health Services

Adult day centers may be licensed as health care providers through the Office of Inspector General as adult day health centers. Adult day health centers may provide continuous supervision of participants' medical and health needs. Please contact the Office of Inspector General for more information on licensure of these facilities at (502)564-6546 or visit its website

Alzheimer's Respite

Alzheimer's respite is a program of supervision and care provided to a person with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia to give caregivers temporary relief from caregiving duties.

Contact Information

For more information about Alzheimer's disease or other types of dementia, you may contact the Division of Aging Services or the Alzheimer's Association office in your local area.

Alzheimer's Association

Greater Cincinnati Chapter  

Greater Cincinnati Chapter serves a 27-county region in Southern Ohio, Northern Kentucky and Southeastern Indiana. Contact the chapter at:

644 Linn St., Suite 1026
Cincinnati, Ohio 45203
(513) 721-4284 or
(800) 441-3322

Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana Chapter    

Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana Chapter serves 111 Kentucky Counties. Contact Kentucky chapter offices at: 

Louisville
6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401
Louisville, KY 40205
Administration Phone: (502) 451-4266
24-hour Helpline: (800) 272-3900

Lexington
465 E. High St., Suite 100
Lexington, KY 40507
Administration: (859) 266-5283
24-hour Helpline: (800) 272-3900

 

Adult Day Care Resources
 

910 KAR 1:160. Program and certification requirements for the Adult Day and Alzheimer's Respite Program

Adult Day-Care Center Certification Checklist

Case Management Handbook 

Certified Adult Day Centers Directory - Social Model

 

Standard Operating Procedures
   

Last Updated 11/1/2013
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