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Older Adults

In-Home Counseling

Our dedicated counselors specialize in empowering clients to maximize their independence. Professional, compassionate staff provide counseling services for a wide range of challenges, such as grief and loss, chronic health conditions, family conflict, depression, and anxiety. Fees are assessed through Medicare and insurance reimbursement for eligible clients. For more information, contact Deb Harris at dharris@fsmontco.org

Meals on Wheels

Family Services is a proud provider of Meals on Wheels, a program that offers two nutritious meals up to seven days a week for adults over age 60 at significant risk of malnutrition. Community volunteers deliver meals Monday through Friday. Frozen weekend meals are available. For more information, contact Hannah Gruen at hgruen@fsmontco.org.

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Project HEARTH (Helping Elderly Adults Remain in Their Homes)

Through Project HEARTH, we assist older adults who are 60 years of age and older to remain independent in their homes through volunteer supportive services. Low-income clients are subsidized by foundation grants and are offered telephone reassurance, friendly visitation, and transportation/errand services by trained volunteers. For more information, contact Aaron Shostak at HEARTH@fsmontco.org.

Telephone Reassurance Program

Through the Telephone Reassurance Program, participating older adults receive scheduled, weekday phone calls from caring, trained volunteers. These courtesy calls ensure the well-being of elderly residents throughout Montgomery County. For more information, contact Aaron Shostak at HEARTH@fsmontco.org.