McKinley County Resource Listing Senior Services
TRANSPORTATION PROVIDERS Call and check on amount of time for notice, where they will go, and fees (if any) for this service.
OTHER NUMBERS AARP (American Association of Retired Persons)
Aurora Ministries P O Box 621, Brandenton, FL 34206, Provides The Bible on cassette free of charge Available in different languages, including Spanish
764-6425 Provides assistance to elderly in filing benefit claims to Medicare/Medicaid, also other benefit assistance. Also serve homebound. Program for aid for some prescription medication, including Alzheimer's Disease treatment drugs.
NM Medical Review Association 707 Broadway NE, # 2020, Albuquerque, NM 87125,
Reviews complains about the quality of medical care under Medicare Program
Boy Scouts of America, Grants
Will locate a troop near you to build ramps or do miscellaneous chores.
Girl Scouts –
Call to find a chapter nearest to you. Needs Community Service, will help with minor lawn work, gardening, companionship, and activities.
Easter Seal Society, Albuquerque Office Loan bank for wheel chairs, walkers, hospital beds, etc. One time charge.
Safe Return, to register
You call your local police first (number at top) if you are registered. Safe Return is a nationwide identification, support and registration program working at the community level. Assistance is available 24 hours, every day, whenever a person is lost or found.
Long Term Services Division, Metro Regional Office Disabled and Elderly Waiver Program, In Albuquerque
Services include: companion services, case management, in home respite, nursing services, personal services, homemaker services.
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