Most seniors want to stay in their homes as they age. Moving comes with both physical and emotional stress, and many seniors are afraid of leaving behind beloved neighbors and a family home full of memories. However, the truth is that for many seniors living at home alone can be unhealthy and even dangerous.
GECAC's Area Agency on Aging helps more than 7,000 seniors throughout Erie County remain independent.
Many seniors find that as they get older they can't always do the day-to-day things they need to stay safe and healthy on their own. Seniors need someone to help them with things like cooking, cleaning, and even taking a bath. Care management is designed to assist seniors and their families in managing daily activities and medical conditions more effectively. If staying in your home is important to you, GECAC can help provide the following services: