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Aging and Senior Services State Contact List

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Alaska State Unit on Aging:

Alaska Division of Senior and Disabilities Services

Phone: (907) 465-4879
Toll-Free: (800) 478-9996 
email: rodney.george@alaska.gov

Alaska Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer-Directed Personal Care Assistance
Respite Care and Support: AK Family Caregiver Support


Alabama State Unit on Aging:

Alabama Department of Senior Services

Phone: (334) 242-5743
Toll-Free: (877)-425-2243
email: ageline@adss.alabama.gov

Alabama Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Personal Choices Program
Respite Care and Support: AL Family Caregiver Support


Arkansas State Unit on Aging:

Arkansas Division of Aging & Adult Services

Phone: (501) 682-2441
Toll-Free: (866) 801-3435
email: ron.tatus@arkansas.gov

Medicaid Compensation: Independent Choices Program


Arizona State Unit on Aging:

Arizona Division of Aging and Adult Services

Phone: (602) 542-4446
Toll-Free: not available
email:

Arizona Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: (ALTCS) Self Directed Attendant Care
Respite Care and Support: AZ Family Caregiver Support


California State Unit on Aging:

California Department of Aging

Phone: (916) 419-7500
Toll-Free: (800) 735-2929
email: rdelacru@aging.ca.gov

California Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: IN-HOME SUPPORTIVE SERVICES (IHSS) PROGRAM
Respite Care and Support: CA Family Caregiver Support


Colorado State Unit on Aging:

Colorado Division of Aging & Adult Services

Phone: (303) 866-2800
Toll-Free: (888) 866-4243
email: tara.franck@state.co.us

Colorado Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Directed Attendant Support Services (CDASS)
Respite Care and Support: CO Family Caregiver Support


Connecticut State Unit on Aging:

Connecticut Department on Aging

Phone: (860) 424-5274
Toll-Free: (866) 218-6631
email: pgr.dss@po.state.ct.us


Respite Care and Support: CT Family Caregiver Support


District of Columbia State Unit on Aging:

DC Office on Aging

Phone: (202) 724-5622
Toll-Free: not available
email: dcoa@dc.gov

District of Columbia Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: DC Caregivers' Institute Services
Respite Care and Support: DC Family Caregiver Support


Delaware State Unit on Aging:

Delaware Division of Services for Aging & Adults with Physical Disabilities

Phone: (302) 255-9390
Toll-Free: (800) 223-9074
email: DSAAPDinfo@state.de.us

Delaware Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer-Directed Attendant Care
Respite Care and Support: DE Family Caregiver Support


Florida State Unit on Aging:

Florida Department of Elder Affairs

Phone: (850) 414-2000
Toll-Free: (800) 963-5337
email: information@elderaffairs.org

Florida Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Directed Care Plus Program (CDC+)
Respite Care and Support: FL Family Caregiver Support


Georgia State Unit on Aging:

Georgia Division of Aging Services

Phone: (404) 657-5258
Toll-Free: (866) 552-4464
email: cdgrove@dhr.state.ga.us

Georgia Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Direction PSS Option
Respite Care and Support: GA Family Caregiver Support


Guam State Unit on Aging:

Guam Division of Senior Citizens

Phone: (671) 735-7382
Toll-Free: not available
email: chiefdsc@dphss.govguam.net


Hawaii State Unit on Aging:

Hawaii Executive Office on Aging

Phone: (808) 586-0100
Toll-Free: not available
email: eoa@doh.hawaii.gov


Respite Care and Support: HI Family Caregiver Support


Iowa State Unit on Aging:

Iowa Department on Aging

Phone: (515) 725-3333
Toll-Free: (800) 532-3213
email: aging@iowa.gov

Iowa Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Directed Attendant Care (CDAC)
Respite Care and Support: IA Family Caregiver Support


Idaho State Unit on Aging:

Idaho Commission on Aging

Phone: (208) 334-3833
Toll-Free: (800) 926-2588
email: deedra.hunt@aging.idaho.gov

Idaho Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Self-Directed Care Option
Respite Care and Support: ID Family Caregiver Support


Illinois State Unit on Aging:

Illinois Department on Aging

Phone: (217) 524-6911
Toll-Free: not available
email: aging.ilsenior@illinois.gov


Respite Care and Support: IL Family Caregiver Support


Indiana State Unit on Aging:

Indiana Division of Aging

Phone: (317) 232-7020
Toll-Free: not available
email: Susan.Waschevski@fssa.IN.gov

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer-Directed Attendant Care


Kansas State Unit on Aging:

Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

Phone: (785) 296-4986
Toll-Free: not available
email: wwwmail@aging.state.ks.us

Kansas Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Self-direction of personal care services
Respite Care and Support: KS Family Caregiver Support


Kentucky State Unit on Aging:

Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living

Phone: (502) 564-6930
Toll-Free: not available
email: Marnie.Mountjoy@ky.gov

Kentucky Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Directed Option (CDO)
Respite Care and Support: KY Family Caregiver Support


Louisiana State Unit on Aging:

Louisiana Governor's Office of Elderly Affairs

Phone: (225) 342-7100
Toll-Free: not available
email: sbbuchert@goea.state.la.us


Maine State Unit on Aging:

Maine Office of Aging & Disability Services

Phone: (207) 287-9200
Toll-Free: (800) 262-2232 
email: diana.scully@maine.gov

Maine Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Directed Options
Respite Care and Support: ME Family Caregiver Support


Maryland State Unit on Aging:

Maryland Department of Aging

Phone: (410) 767-1100
Toll-Free: not available
email: webmail@ooa.state.md.us


Respite Care and Support: MD Family Caregiver Support


Massachusetts State Unit on Aging:

Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Phone: (617) 727-7750
Toll-Free: (800) 243–4636
email: elder.affairs@state.ma.us

Massachusetts Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Adult Foster Care Program
Respite Care and Support: MA Family Caregiver Support


Michigan State Unit on Aging:

Michigan Office of Services to the Aging

Phone: (517) 373-8230
Toll-Free: not available
email: osadirector@michigan.gov


Respite Care and Support: MI Family Caregiver Support


Minnesota State Unit on Aging:

Minnesota Board on Aging

Phone: 651-431-2500
Toll-Free: (800) 882-6262
email: mba@state.mn.us

Minnesota Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Directed Community Supports for older adults and their family caregivers
Respite Care and Support: MN Family Caregiver Support


Missouri State Unit on Aging:

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services 

Phone: (573) 751-6400
Toll-Free: not available
email: Info@dhss.mo.gov


Mississippi State Unit on Aging:

Mississippi Division of Aging and Adult Services

Phone: (601) 359-4929
Toll-Free: (800) 948-3090
email: aging@mdhs.ms.gov


Respite Care and Support: MS Family Caregiver Support


Montana State Unit on Aging:

Montana Office on Aging

Phone: (406) 444-4077
Toll-Free: not available
email: crehbein@st.mt.us

Medicaid Compensation: Self-Directed Personal Assistance Services


North Carolina State Unit on Aging:

North Carolina Division of Aging and Adult Services

Phone: (919) 855-3400
Toll-Free: not available
email: dennis.streets@ncmail.net

North Carolina Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Directed Service
Respite Care and Support: NC Family Caregiver Support


North Dakota State Unit on Aging:

North Dakota Aging and Disability Resource-LINK

Phone: (701) 328-4601
Toll-Free: (855) 462-5465
email: carechoice@nd.gov


Respite Care and Support: ND Family Caregiver Support


Nebraska State Unit on Aging:

Nebraska Division of Medicaid and Long Term Care

Phone: (402) 471-2307
Toll-Free: not available
email: penny.clark@nebraska.gov

Nebraska Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Self Directed Personal Assistance Services
Respite Care and Support: NE Family Caregiver Support


New Hampshire State Unit on Aging:

New Hampshire Bureau of Elderly & Adult Services

Phone: (603) 271-4680
Toll-Free: (866) 634-9412
email:

New Hampshire Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Choices for Independence Program
Respite Care and Support: NH Family Caregiver Support


New Jersey State Unit on Aging:

New Jersey Division of Aging Services

Phone: 609-588-6657
Toll-Free: (800) 792-9745
email: doas@dhs.state.nj.us

New Jersey Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: New Jersey's Cash and Counseling Program
Respite Care and Support: NJ Family Caregiver Support


New Mexico State Unit on Aging:

New Mexico Aging and Long-Term Services Department

Phone: (505) 476-4799
Toll-Free: not available
email: nmaging@state.nm.us

New Mexico Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: New Mexico’s Self-Directed Waiver Program
Respite Care and Support: NM Family Caregiver Support


Nevada State Unit on Aging:

Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division

Phone: (775) 687-4210
Toll-Free: not available
email: dascc@aging.nv.gov

Nevada Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Self Directed Personal Assistance Services
Respite Care and Support: NV Family Caregiver Support


New York State Unit on Aging:

New York State Office for the Aging

Phone: not available
Toll-Free: (800) 342-9871
email: nysofa@ofa.state.ny.us

New York Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program
Respite Care and Support: NY Family Caregiver Support


Ohio State Unit on Aging:

Ohio Department of Aging

Phone: (614) 466-5500
Toll-Free: (800) 266-4346
email: odamail@age.state.oh.us

Ohio Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Choices Consumer-Directed Medicaid Waiver Program
Respite Care and Support: OH Family Caregiver Support


Oklahoma State Unit on Aging:

Oklahoma Aging Services Division

Phone: (405) 521-2281
Toll-Free: not available
email: not available


Respite Care and Support: OK Family Caregiver Support


Oregon State Unit on Aging:

Oregon Seniors & Peoples With Disabilities

Phone: (503) 945-5811
Toll-Free: (800) 282-8096
email: dhs.info@state.or.us

Oregon Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Client-Employed Provider Program (CEP)
Respite Care and Support: OR Family Caregiver Support


Pennsylvania State Unit on Aging:

Pennsylvania Department of Aging

Phone: (717) 783-1550
Toll-Free: not available
email: aging@state.pa.us

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Direction Program


Puerto Rico State Unit on Aging:

Puerto Rico Governor's Office for Elderly Affairs

Phone: (787) 721-6121
Toll-Free: not available
email: csilva@oppte.pr.gov


Rhode Island State Unit on Aging:

Rhode Island Department of Elderly Affairs

Phone: (401) 462-3000
Toll-Free: not available
email: larry@dea.state.ri.us

Rhode Island Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Personal Choice Self-Directed Care
Respite Care and Support: RI Family Caregiver Support


South Carolina State Unit on Aging:

South Carolina Lieutenant Governor's Office on Aging

Phone: (803) 734-9900
Toll-Free: (800) 868-9095
email: askus@aging.sc.gov


Respite Care and Support: SC Family Caregiver Support


South Dakota State Unit on Aging:

South Dakota Office of Adult Services & Aging

Phone: (605) 773-3656
Toll-Free: (866) 854-5465
email: asaging@dss.state.sd.us


Respite Care and Support: SD Family Caregiver Support


Tennessee State Unit on Aging:

Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability

Phone: (615) 741-2056
Toll-Free: not available
email: laverdia.mccullough@tn.gov

Tennessee Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: CHOICES Program Consumer-Directed Care
Respite Care and Support: TN Family Caregiver Support


Texas State Unit on Aging:

Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services

Phone: (512) 438-3030
Toll-Free: not available
email: mail@dads.state.tx.us

Texas Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer Managed Personal Assistance Services
Respite Care and Support: TX Family Caregiver Support


Utah State Unit on Aging:

Utah Division of Aging & Adult Services

Phone: (801) 538-3910
Toll-Free: (877) 424-4640
email: nholmgren@utah.gov


Respite Care and Support: UT Family Caregiver Support


Virginia State Unit on Aging:

Virginia Department for the Aging

Phone: (804) 662-9333
Toll-Free: not available
email: aging@vda.virginia.gov

Virginia Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Consumer-Directed Personal Care
Respite Care and Support: VA Family Caregiver Support


Virgin Islands State Unit on Aging:

Virgin Islands Senior Citizens Affairs Administration

Phone: (340) 772-9811
Toll-Free: not available
email: dhssca@yahoo.com


Vermont State Unit on Aging:

Vermont Division of Disability and Aging Services

Phone: (802) 241-2401
Toll-Free: not available
email: webmaster@ahs.state.vt.us

Vermont Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Choices for Care - Flexible Choices
Respite Care and Support: VT Family Caregiver Support


Washington State Unit on Aging:

Washington Aging and Long-Term Support Administration

Phone: (360) 725-2300
Toll-Free: (800) 422-3263
email: not available

Washington Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Private Hires Option
Respite Care and Support: WA Family Caregiver Support


Wisconsin State Unit on Aging:

Wisconsin Bureau of Aging & Disability Resources

Phone: 608) 266-2536
Toll-Free: not available
email: Kathleen.Steele@Wisconsin.Gov

Wisconsin Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Wisconsin's Self-Directed Supports Program
Respite Care and Support: WI Family Caregiver Support


West Virginia State Unit on Aging:

West Virginia Bureau of Senior Services

Phone: (304) 558-3317
Toll-Free: (877) 987-3646
email: info@boss.state.wv.us

West Virginia Family Caregivers:

Medicaid Compensation: Personal Options Program
Respite Care and Support: WV Family Caregiver Support


Wyoming State Unit on Aging:

Wyoming Department of Health-Aging Division

Phone: (307) 777-7986
Toll-Free: (800) 442-2766
email: wyaging@state.wy.us


Respite Care and Support: WY Family Caregiver Support


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