We Are Here to Help!
The Modern Maturity Center has a staffed Caregiver Resource Center (CRC) and a Relative as Parent Resource Center. The center is a community access point for information on a variety of caregiver issues. The CRC is located on the second floor in the Medical Services Building at the back of the MMC parking lot. An elevator is available at the Pivot Physical Therapy entrance. The Caregiver Resource Center Coordinators, Sandy Gardels and Janet Harper-Wooley, understand the challenges that caregivers face and can provide information, assistance and support. Contact the CRC at 302-734-1200 Sandy ext. 186 and Janet ext. 192.
A library of books and videos, as well as an assortment of pamphlets and brochures, about health problems, services, and other caregiver issues are available. Monthly trainings are offered to assist caregivers. Special programs and speakers are scheduled throughout the year. Information on respite is also available. Respite is a service that gives a break to the caregiver.
A small lending library of walkers, wheel chairs, commode chairs and a few other supplies are available for signing out. Call for more information.
Relative as Parent Resource Center (Grandparents etc.) Located in the Caregiver Resource Center. There are booklets and other information available to assist. Information is available about free respite (break time) for the caregiver at the meetup meetings or by calling our office.