Putnam Aging Program, Inc.
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Putnam Aging Program offers a wide array of services to seniors.  If you do not see a service listed, please give us a call, if we do not offer the service we will find someone that does.

Services that Putnam Aging offers include:

  • Nutritious Meals - Nutrition sites serve a nutritious lunch daily, Monday through Friday, except on State observed holidays or periods of inclement weather. Please call the nutrition site for exact times.
  • Home Delivered Meals (to eligible Seniors)
  • Social Interaction - Great Conversation
  • Exercises
  • Daily Telephoning
  • Guest Speakers
  • Health Screenings - Blood Pressure - Glucose Testing
  • Health Fairs
  • Letter Reading and/or Writing
  • Monthly Parties - Birthday and Holiday
  • Trips and Picnics
  • Computer Classes with Internet Access
  • Family Caregiver Support Program
  • Non-Emergency Medical Transport
  • "Going Places" - afterhours trips focusing on social and educational outings 
  • Volunteering with our "Seniors of Service"
  • Medical Transportation

          Home Care Services

Home Care services are provided by Putnam Aging Program in Cabell, Clay, Fayette, Kanawha, Putnam and Roane counties. These services include;

  • Chore
  • In Home Care

     Community Care

     Medicaid Waiver

  • Personal Care

Family Caregiver Support Program
 
     This program focuses on the caregiver that is caring for a family member or loved one.  Caring for a loved one or family member in the last years of life can present mnay challenges as well as opportunities for personal growth and enhanced  relationship.  You will learn ways to make the final years of a loved one's life more comfortable  while finding more meaning in the caregiving experience.
 
This six week program will help you to:
  • cope with changes, losses and life transitions
  • say what is important to friends and family
  • explore the spirituals aspects of caregiving
  • create positive caregiving experiences
  • talk about end of life care and make important decisions
  • know what to expect as caregiving becomes more difficult
  • provide comfort and dignity near life's end
  • plan for your future

Learn important skills to help you care for others!

Call the John Henson Senior Center today and ask for more information or email  at the link below

Family Caregiver Support Program

Some counties have limited services provided by Putnam County.  Please go to the counties page to see if a particular service is offered in the county you are interested in.

Putnam Aging Program, Inc.
694 Winfield Road Saint Albans, West Virginia 25177
Phone: 304-755-2385 Fax: 307-755-2389