Area Agency on Aging for Southeast Idaho (Area V)

Organization Name: Idaho Commission on Aging
Address: 214 E Center St
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-233-4032
Toll Free Phone: 800-526-8129
Fax: 208-233-5232
Email: kristen@sicog.org
Eligibility: Bannock, Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou, Franklin, Oneida and Power counties
Services Provided: The Area V Agency on Aging located in Pocatello provides information and support which maximizes independence and quality of life for older adults, 60 years of age and older, individuals with disabilities and vulnerable adults 18 years and older.

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, and caregivers respite.
**Medicare Education - Help in understanding Medicare and rectifying billing questions.
**Nutrition Services - Senior Center directory, home-delivered meals, congregate meals, education and counseling.
**Ombudsmen - Advocates for the elderly in skilled nursing facilities and assisted living facilities.
**Support Services - Information and Assistance, outreach, transportation, adult day care.
**KinCare Coalition - supports the efforts of grandparents and other adults/kin who step in to parent children during temporary or permanent absence or neglect of parents.
**Assistive Technology - storage for Equipment Reutilization Program.

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