Limited financial assistance is available to seniors who meet LCSS's income and asset guidelines.*
In-home assistance with grooming such as bathing, dressing, and toileting.
Short-term care or companionship for a senior so that a family member who is a senior's caregiver can be better supported.
LCSS offers a Medication Management program for Leelanau County seniors. This in home service provides a nurse to assist you with management of prescription, and over-the-counter medication, as well as nutritional supplements.
Assistance with routine household tasks to maintain a clean and healthy living environment for older individuals with functional limitations.
Is available for qualifying seniors.
Eye Glass Assistance:
Eligible seniors can receive assistance towards the purchase of one pair of regular frames/prescription lenses every two years.
Hearing Aid Assistance:
Seniors may receive assistance towards the purchase of one hearing aid per ear in a lifetime.
Seniors may receive assistance in paying utility bills.
Seniors may receive assistance with simple wills, power of attorney, medical directives, and other legal documents.
Unmet Needs Assistance:
Seniors may receive assistance with unpaid medical, safety related repairs/house/car.
*Income and asset tested through application and home evaluation process.