Bloomington Hospital's Alzheimer's Resource Service serves families and professional caregivers who live or work with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias. Care for the caregiver is a primary mission of the center, and education, support, and resources are offered at no charge. Funded by the Bloomington Hospital Foundation. See also the Care Circle, a support group sponsored by the Alzheimer's Resource Center. 812-353-9299 - By appointment only.
The Community Organizations database provides information about Monroe County nonprofits and groups.
Senior Citizens - Community Organizations
Click on the title of the organization to view upcoming meetings at the library and links to similar organizations.
Area 10 Agency on Aging is a private, not-for-profit corporation serving older adults in Monroe and Owen Counties. We are the tenth of sixteen Area Agencies on Aging in Indiana. Our mission is to improve the quality of life and celebrate the independence, health, and dignity of all older adults. The following services are available for persons in the Monroe and Owen County area who are 60 or older or who are disabled:
- Food Pantry Program
- Nutrition Services
- Case management & Care planning
- Respite for care givers
- Home Health Care
- Friendly Visitors Program
- Elder abuse issues
- Homemaker services
- Information and Referral
- Pre-admission screening for nursing homes
- Telephone Reassurance
- CHOICE program services
- Medicaid Waiver services
- Assistance to homebound older adults and disabled (includes grocery shopping).
- Temporary loan of medical equipment
- Repairs Team
Get involved! Leave a legacy! RSVP 55+ Volunteer Program is a clearinghouse for adult volunteers, helping volunteers find their perfect match based on their interests and needs. RSVP has 100s of volunteer opportunities throughout Monroe and Owen Counties. For those who are already volunteering, RSVP provides a social community to support and recognize their service. Volunteers submit their hours to help provide information to state and federal agencies regarding the impact older adults have in our community. A program of Area 10 Agency on Aging. Everyone has something to give—contact us today to get started!