Area Agency on Aging of North Idaho (Area I)

Organization Name: Idaho Commission on Aging
Address: 2120 Lakewood Dr, Suite B
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-667-3179
Fax: 208-667-5938
Eligibility: Idahoans 60 years of age and older. Vulnerable adults 18 and older for adult protection and seniors 55 and older for RSVP.
Services Provided: Providing leadership and advocacy on issues important to older Idahoans. Administration and monitoring of federally and state funded programs and services designed to help older Idahoans retain their independence, safety and dignity. Counties: Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai & Shoshone

PROGRAMS AND SERVICES:
**Adult Protection - Investigation and legal assistance.
**Family Caregiver Support Program - Assistance, information, respite, support and supplemental services.
**In-Home Services - Case management, homemaker, home-delivered meals, caregiver respite.
**Nutrition Services - Home-delivered meals, congregate meals.
**Ombudsmen - Advocates for the elderly in assisted living or skilled nursing facilities.
**Support Services - Information and Assistance, outreach, adult day care.
**Options Counseling, Benefits Counseling.
**Supports the efforts of grandparents and other adults/kin who step in to parent children during temporary or permanent absence or neglect of parents.
**RSVP - provides opportunities for community Volunteering.
The Idaho Commission on Aging provides contract oversight to the Area Agency on Aging offices.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 7/30/2019