Informational and practical workshops on topics related to care giving are held at various times of the year
Long Distance Care Giving
If you need help and don't know where to find it, call Hendricks County Senior Services. We can help you find the services and resources you need.
Hendricks County Senior Services offers a library of tapes, books and other materials that are helpful to caregivers.
Several support groups are held at the Hendricks County Senior Center on a regular basis. Our support groups are deigned for individuals, their family members, and friend's, suffering or recovering from a specific condition. By meeting regularly, members of the group held one another face and overcome common challenges by sharing experiences and encouraging one another.
Alzheimer's Support meets the 4th Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
Parkinson's Support meets the 2nd Tuesday of the mont at 10:30 a.m.
Vision Support meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 10:30 a.m.
Caregiver Support meets the 3rd Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.
Stroke Support meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 10:30 a.m.
The Stroke Support Group will not meet during January and February 2013
Hendricks County Senior Services has a limited supply of durable medical equipment such as wheelchairs, walkers, and personal assistance items, that we lend to people who need then, on a donation basis
Relay Indiana, a service of InTRAC7, provides full telecommunications accessibility to people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired. This service allows users with special telecommunication devices to communicate with standard users through specially trained Relay Operators. InTRAC also provides free, loaned equipment to those who qualify.
For more information just dial 711 or call 1-800-676-3777 or go to www.relayindiana.com
Donations for the above services are encouraged.