A Homemade Plan provides assistance to older adults and individuals with disabilities with daily activities in the comfort of their own homes. Free consultation and needs assessments offered. Some services include: Personal Hygiene, Medication Administration, Medication Reminders, Meal Preparation, Companionship, Laundry, Light Housekeeping, Errands and Shopping, Ambulation (Walk) Assistance, Transfers, Transportation, Respite Care, Post Surgery/Injury Care, Special Needs Assistance. A Homemade Plan understands that every family’s needs are unique. We offer flexible schedules that will meet your specific needs. Schedules can range from as little as 2 hours a day to as many as 24 hours a day.
Paid Membership. Benefits Include: Movies for Grownups, Driver Safety, Member Discounts, Tax-Aide, Walgreens “Way to Well” Health Tour, Create The Good, Drive to End Hunger, Livable Communities, Technology Training, Caregiving Resources, Travel discounts, etc. Visit their website for a full list of member benefits, local events, and helpful resources.
AERS is a Maryland program based in local health departments which provides assistance to frail, aged, and disabled adults by conducting a comprehensive evaluation to identify public services available to help people remain in the community, or in their least restrictive environment, with as much independence as possible. Evaluations are conducted by a licensed registered nurse or social worker. Interpretation and translation services are available. Following an AERS evaluation, an individual may request case management services to assist them obtain services recommended in the plan of care. The AERS program may refer the individual to a case management provider or provide the services directly.
Referrals are accepted by telephone, fax, mail, or in person from potential clients, their relatives, staff from agencies, and any concerned individual. Referred clients or their representatives are contacted by AERS staff to schedule an evaluation in their home, or present location. Assessments are voluntary, free of charge, and confidential, in compliance with state and federal regulations. Referrals to other agencies are not made unless a consent form is signed. Visit the web for more information on when to make a referral.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Support Hotline: (800) 272-3900; available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, more than 200 languages. Resources, event information, and support group listings for Talbot County available on their website. Call to confirm dates and times before attending as changes may occur.
BrightStar Care offers quality home care in Easton, Maryland — 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We live and work in the communities we serve, so there is a special dedication to our neighbors needing care. We offer a unique approach to home care assistance that allows us to create both short- and long-term home care solutions. Whether your Easton home care needs require companion care, personal care services, Alzheimer’s care, or skilled nursing, safety is our main goal. We can provide the assistance you or your loved one needs to be secure and comfortable in your own home.
- Personal Care
- Transportation Services
- Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care
- Companion Care
- Senior care for companion care, personal care and Alzheimer’s/dementia care services
- Skilled nursing care for every age from newborns through aging adults
- Special needs care for children (autism, cerebral palsy, and spina bifida) and adults (spinal cord injury, Parkinson’s disease, and multiple sclerosis)
- Childcare services include newborn care, sitter services, and hospital companionship
- Medical staffing for temporary and permanent skilled care for schools, hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities.
Brookletts Place is a center for seniors to gather and socialize with each other. It provides an aspect of community engagement for individuals 60 or older through the Center’s facilities and various events throughout the year. As a place with an excellent reputation among its membership, Brookletts Place strives to continuously expand to provide even more for area seniors over and above its well-rounded menu of available services and resources.
Educational, wellness, recreational and social activities are offered year-round, giving seniors a place to grow, a place to thrive and a place to connect. Meals, Senior Information and Assistance and Transportation are available.
- Daily senior programs and activities to include but not limited to: Computer Classes, Exercise Classes, Arts & Crafts Programs, Financial, Health & Nutrition sessions, Coffee Hour, exercise room, day trips and overnight trips.
- Meals on Wheels
- Congregate Meals
- State Health Insurance Program/Senior Medicare Patrol
- Maryland Access Point
- Crime Victim Clinics
Talk to any of our family members and you will learn that Candle Light Cove's reputation is for consistently excellent care, in large part due to the quality of our team, our small size and our low care ratio. Our team includes RN/LPN care and our nurses' roles are not only of case managers and caregivers, but of mentors to our resident care staff. Our team approach encourages each staff member develop his or her unique talents, knowledge and experience and form meaningful relationships with our residents. Our activities program, conducted by our full-time activities coordinator, includes daily exercise programs and walks, crafts and games, visits from children's groups and Pets on Wheels, outings for picnics, luncheons, local music and theater performances, tours of local attractions.
Assisted Living, 24/7 Personal Care, Memory Care, and Respite Care available!
Comfort Keepers is a leading provider of in home care and elderly care services. Our expert caregivers provide customized care plans that may include personal care and companionship-homemaker services. Our senior care agency will help seniors and other adults live an independent, quality life. We offer many care services that are designed to help your senior loved one live independently and happily in their own homes.
Comfort Keepers takes a unique approach to home care through Interactive Caregiving. Our caregivers take every opportunity to upgrade everyday caregiving into significant and meaningful experiences for our senior clients. Interactive Caregiving allows Comfort Keepers to raise a senior's quality of life much higher than that of typical in home care service providers. From companionship to exercise to homemaker services, our loving caregivers will be there for your senior loved one.
The Dixon House maintains a reputation for consistent delivery of excellence in care, as well as a commitment to resident comfort and safety, giving peace of mind to residents and families. Professionally trained and supervised staff provide personal attention and care to each resident, encouraging a vibrant lifestyle - a hallmark of living at The Dixon House.
- 24/7 certified nursing care, including medication administration, blood pressure, blood sugar & weight monitoring
- Full-time, Registered Nurse on site
- Three well–balanced nutritious meals, daily snacks & room service during illness
- Daily exercise and recreational activities
- Weekly linen and laundry service
- Weekly hairdresser, manicurist and pedicurist
- Daily trash removal and weekly housekeeping
- General maintenance of building & landscape
-Business Office services, i.e. stamps, copies and fax
HeartFields Assisted Living at Easton is a senior living community offering spacious assisted living apartments with kitchenette, as well as secure and comfortable accommodations in our award-winning Bridge to Rediscovery program for people with Alzheimer’s or related dementias.
Assisted Living Rates start at $5,760/month
Memory Care Rates start at $7,350/month
Our many services and amenities include chef-inspired dining, 24-hour staff, a full slate of social, educational, and recreational activities, exercise and wellness programs, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, game room, library, wireless Internet, transportation, laundry, and housekeeping.
Home Instead Senior Care provides non-medical home care services to older adults in their homes. These services include companionship, light housekeeping, safety assistance, medication reminders, meal preparation and transportation. Home Instead Senior Care is also licensed to provide personal care services, which includes assistance with toileting, bathing, transferring, feeding and dressing. Services are customized to meet the individual needs of each client and can provide up to 24 hours care.
MAP (Maryland Access Point), part of Upper Shore Aging, provides a link for caregivers, seniors, and disabled persons with resources in the community of Caroline, Talbot and Kent counties.
MAP empowers individuals to effectively navigate their health and support options by providing information on a full range of community resources and long-term care programs. The program provides this in the form of personalized and objective assistance so that older adults, persons with disabilities, and caregivers can make decisions about meeting their current and future needs.
MAP counselors can offer referrals for community based services to help people who live alone or with others in order to potentially avoid nursing home stays.
MAP counselors can also provide links to services such as home-delivered meals, transportation, home modifications, energy assistance, legal resources, and state health insurance program assistance (Medicaid and/or Medicare).
For local contact, visit: https://www.brooklettsplace.org/maryland-access-point-map.
Medical Assistance Personal Care Program – Health Department
The Medical Assistance Personal Care Program helps individuals who have a chronic illness, medical condition, or disability remain in their homes. Services provided assist individuals with basic domestic activities of daily living. The program has been renamed to allow for the different levels of services provided:
- Community Options Waiver
- Community First Choice (CFC)
- Community Personal Assistance Services (CPAS)
These three programs work hand-in-hand to provide community services and supports. They empower older adults and people with disabilities to live in the community.
Referrals can be accepted at Talbot County Health Department by telephone, fax, mail, or in person. A licensed registered nurse will complete an evaluation for services in the client’s home or place of residence. Medical information from the client’s medical provider is required.
Visit the web for more information about these programs.
Mid-Shore Residential Care & Services, Inc. provides state certified nursing assistants, certified home health aides, and/or sitter companions, with availability for emergency situations. In-home care is provided for the elderly who are homebound. Serving Talbot, Caroline, Dorchester & Queen Anne counties & surrounding areas for senior citizens.
COMMUNITY - Robust and diverse activity schedules with opportunities for entertainment, education and socializing with neighbors
AFFORDABILITY - Enjoy the highest-quality apartment home, amenities and services at a price that won't break the bank
AMENITIES - Extra touches include a beautifully landscaped courtyard and patio, lending library, game lounge and fitness room
COMFORT - Relax in your bright, spacious apartment home or enjoy a cup of tea in the beautifully appointed community room
CONVENIENCE - 24-hour emergency maintenance and easy accessibility to bus transportation, shopping, Memorial Hospital at Easton and the local senior center. The Park View bus is available for resident outings to shopping, museums, lunches and more
LOCATION - Park View at Easton serves Easton, Cordova, Preston, Cambridge and the surrounding areas
We are the recognized leader in Maryland for programs and services that support the independence of older adults using the time and talents of our members, leadership, and staff. Partners In Care promotes active engagement of our members and their families by offering services in exchange for their donated time and talents. Our members remain actively involved in their community through transportation and home repair programs, as well as a meaningful social network of care. Our programs and services contribute to the safety and well-being of our members.
The Talbot County Senior Care Program is funded by the Maryland Department of Aging and supplemented with County funding. It is administered by the Talbot County Health Department in partnership with Upper Shore Aging and the Department of Social Services.
The Senior Care program provides case management and funds for services for people 65 or older who may be at risk of nursing home placement. Senior Care allows seniors to live with dignity and in the comfort of their own homes and at a lower cost than nursing facility care. Senior Care provides a comprehensive assessment of an individual's needs, a case manager to secure and coordinate services, and a pool of gapfilling funds to purchase services for individuals who meet program eligibility requirements. Services may include personal care, chore service, medications, medical supplies, adult day care, respite care, home delivered meals, transportation, and emergency response systems.
Shore Home Care's goal is to help each patient maintain optimal health and independence in his or her home setting, whether a family residence, a group home, or a residential care facility.
We also strive to:
- Educate patients and their families to properly use equipment at home
- Ensure compliance with medication and rehabilitation regime
- Assist hospitals and physicians in decreasing patient hospital length of stay and readmissions
- Increase safety awareness
- Decrease fall risk
Working with each patient’s primary health care provider, home care staff members develop an individualized program of care to meet the patient’s needs and encourage his or her progress toward optimal health. They also: maintain contact with all clients and the clients’ primary care physicians regarding progress; and review and update all care plans every 60 days or less.
Each home care client’s care plan includes:
- A list of needed services
- The professionals needed to provide these services
- How often services are needed
- Equipment needed
- Food/nutrition guidelines
- Anticipated results based on pre-set timelines
The Mission statement of the Saint Michaels Community Center is to promote and provide quality activities and services that will contribute to the physical, emotional and social well being of the community.
The Vision of the Saint Michaels Community Center is to enhance the quality of life and to fill the unmet needs of our community through the following;
Provide supervised program opportunities for the enrichment of our children and teens.
Provide activities and services for senior citizens.
Provide affordable recreational, social, and educational activities to the community residents of all ages regardless of ethnicity gender or economic status.
Develop partnerships with other non-profit groups and community–oriented organizations.
Provide exemplary management of the Center and its activities.
Talbot Hospice offers hope, compassionate support and services to all members of our community facing end-of-life issues. We provide patient and family care, community education and advocacy while respecting both curative and palliative treatment choices.
• 24/7 availability for assistance by a nurse
• Expert pain and symptom management by physicians and nursing staff
• Emotional and spiritual support for patients, families and friends by social workers and chaplains
• Regular visits in the patient's home and/or wherever they may call home such as skilled nursing or assisted living facilities
• Companionship and assistance from trained volunteers
• Therapies: speech, physical, occupational, music, massage and dietary counseling as needed
• Medications related to the hospice diagnosis
• Medical equipment and supplies related to the hospice diagnosis
• We care for patients regardless of their ability to pay
Talbot Village Connections are membership-driven,grass-roots organizations that coordinate access to affordable services. Through volunteers, villages enable individuals to remain connected to their community throughout the aging process by providing access to health and wellness programs, home repairs, social and educational activities,and other day-to-day needs.
Talbot Village Connection's members have access to our entire group of pre-screened service providers and volunteers. Some of our service providers may offer discounted prices to you as a member. In addition, our volunteers are available to provide many services at no cost. Our staff is available to arrange the volunteer assistance you request and to follow up to ensure you received the level of service you expected. Access to home help is only a phone call away, giving you convenience and peace of mind.
For a small annual fee members may receive the following services:
•Minor home and garden chores
•Daily telephone re-assurance calls
•Access to preferred provider list
• Friendly visitors for homebound seniors
•Social and educational programs
We connect with each new member to review your needs and help determine what assistance may be needed and then create a schedule.
Eligibility and Rate Structure:
Membership is available to residents of Talbot County (MD) who are over the age of 55. An annual membership fee provides services for one household (1-2 people). Financial assistance may be available to those with limited resources.
The Pines is an AHCA Bronze Quality Award winner and AMDA/EverCare Award winner for improving the lives we touch through high-quality care. Provides 24 hour skilled nursing, discharge planning, case management, Individual treatment plans, nutritional needs management, wellness programs, dementia services, coordinated transportation, organized events, physical therapy, speech therapy. Visit the web for a full list of services and amenities.
Upper Shore Aging, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that is the designated Area Agency on Aging for Talbot, Caroline and Kent counties, Maryland, serving a potential market of nearly 22,000 persons over the age of sixty years. Our organization develops and manages a coordinated program of services that work together with a goal of helping elders to remain, and live well, in the community as long as possible. Upper Shore Aging, Inc. works closely with the Maryland Department of Aging to serve the needs of its clients.
We are the preferred local provider of in home care services to seniors. Our agency provides non-medical senior care, elderly care, memory care, personal care, social care, companion care, and in home care to elderly persons in Easton, Salisbury, Berlin, Ocean City, Chestertown, St. Michaels, Kent Island, and throughout the Eastern Shore area. If you have an aging parent or loved one who wishes to remain independent at home, in home care from Visiting Angels Easton can help.