Seniors Assistance Program
The Seniors Assistance Program provides short-term supportive services to seniors, age 60 and over. Services include housing improvement, short-term homemaking & respite care, legal advice and assistance, and transportation to congregate meal sites.
Housing Improvement services focus on environmental modifications to improve accessibility, safety, and security of the home. Background checked handymen install grab bars, build access ramps, and perform other minor home repairs. To be eligible individuals must be 60 years of age or older and own their home. For additional information call (321) 631-2744.
Short-Term Homemaking and Respite Services are provided for individuals who have experienced an illness or injury that leaves them in need of assistance for a short time while they recuperate. Home care aides may help with housekeeping duties such as vacuuming, cleaning the bathroom and doing laundry; may run errands, and may prepare light meals. For additional information call (321) 806-3802.
The Seniors Assistance Program contracts with Brevard County Legal Aid to provide Legal Advice and Assistance on civil matters to Brevard County seniors. Services are limited. For more information call (321) 631-2500.
The Seniors Assistance Program works in partnership with Space Coast Area Transit and the Brevard Senior Nutrition Program to provide Transportation to Area Seniors at Lunch Sites. For more information on the areas and sites served, call (321) 639-8770.
Services are at no cost to eligible seniors, however we depend upon your donations to help off-set the cost of providing these services.