Community Care

The CCSP program is designed to assist eligible elderly and/or functionally impaired individuals in continuing to live in their homes

Community Care

The Community Care Services Program (CCSP) assists individuals who are elderly and/or functionally impaired in continuing to live in their homes and communities by providing cost-effective community based services as an alternative to nursing home placement. Services are brokered to various providers in the community to CCSP eligible participants are: Adult Day Health, Alternative Living Services, Emergency Response Service, Home-Delivered Services, Personal Support Services, Out-of-Home Respite Care, Home Delivered Meals, and Consumer-Directed Personal Support Services. Participants of this program must meet the same medical, functional, and financial eligibility criteria as for placement in a nursing facility under Medicaid and be approved by the Georgia Medical Care Foundation and the participant’s physician.

CCSP is a Medicaid waivered program that is administered by the Georgia Department of Community Health. All participants of the program in our area must be screened by the Heart of Georgia Altamaha Area Agency on Aging and referred to Concerted Services (CSI). CSI provides the client assessment and care management services for CCSP in the following counties: Appling, Bleckley, Candler, Dodge, Emanuel, Evans, Jeff Davis, Johnson, Laurens, Montgomery, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Treutlen, Wayne, Wheeler, and Wilcox.

If you are interested in applying for or referring someone for Community Care Services, please call 1-888-367.9913 or complete the Client Referral Form and fax to 912.367.3640.

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Pierce County Seniors Celebrate International Women’s Golf Day

For people who would rather be golfing, Pierce County Senior Center was the place to be June 7, when the center celebrated International Women’s Golf Day by taking to the green.

Amber Steverson, County Coordinator for Concerted Services, Inc.’s Pierce County Service Center said volunteers recently set up a miniature golfing area at the senior center, and Pierce County Program Assistant Lynn Platt felt International Women’s Golf Day was the perfect time to tee off on their new green.

Local coach Shannon Batten, who is also a golf caddy, lent his expertise to the event. Steverson said Batten took time out of his busy schedule to caddy for the seniors and to share golfing tips. Even rain couldn’t dampen their fun.

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