EmpowerlinePRO (ePRO) is Georgia’s most comprehensive database of aging and long-term services and supports. The system is used by entities like ours – other Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) in other Georgia regions – as well as by private subscribers – such as insurance companies, human service associations, and senior housing organizations – to refer older adults, persons with disabilities, and caregivers to services.
Existing Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program Providers Information
The Elderly and Disabled Waiver is a Medicaid Waiver Program offering an array of services to help people stay in the community. It serves individuals with limited incomes and resources and is very cost-effective compared to nursing home care. Services are provided through a network of providers.
CCSP/Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program Providers
The Community Care Services Program (CCSP) is a Medicaid-funded program that serves individuals with limited income and resources as well as needs that qualify them for nursing home care. CCSP gives these individuals access to services that are essential for daily life so that they may remain in their homes and communities.If your agency provides one of the qualified services, you may wish to enroll as a Medicaid waiver provider.
Food insecurity is when a person or household faces the threat of hunger, lacks safe and adequate food to sustain health and quality of life, and is unsure of the accessibility of or the capability to obtain suitable foods in socially acceptable ways. The Metro Atlanta Senior Hunger Coalition is comprised of nonprofit organizations, health care professionals, faith-based and civic groups, communities, government, and others working together to change the direction of food insecurity in Georgia for the state’s older adult population.