with dignity and support.
Advocacy and Support of Seniors and People with Disabilities
Staffed by individuals experienced in long term care, as well as, interns pursuing graduate degrees in social work, public health and law, this initiative works with clients to identify necessary community resources and matches them with CADA clients. This program places particular emphasis on advocating for Medicaid services for clients who wish to remain living in the community as opposed to moving into a nursing home or similar facility.
Veteran Advocacy and Support
PA is one of few states where a veteran cannot obtain both. Most states ignore the pension ignore the pension for Medicaid eligibility. In PA, eligible veterans must decline this benefit it if they want Medicaid. This penalty disproportionately impacts low income veterans, some of our most deserving and vulnerable community members. We are aiming to improve access a benefit specifically designed for them.
Family Caregivers in the US provide $470 billion in unpaid care Read more about the AARP 2021 Caregiving Out-of-Pocket Costs Study HERE. Find resources and support
Hands from the Heart Home Healthcare Services Teams Up with Philly Area Not-For-Profit to Help Low Income Seniors
Keeping seniors safe and independent in their homes. PHILADELPHIA (July 6, 2021) – Hands from the Heart Home Healthcare Services (HFTH), an expanding privately-owned and