DAAS Services
  • Programs
    • Service:ARChoices in Homecare
      About:A Medicaid home and community-based program that provides attendant care, Home-Delivered Meals, Personal Emergency Response System, Adult Day Services, Adult Day Health Services, Facility-Based Respite Care, In-Home Respite Care, and Environmental Accessibility Adaptions/Adaptive Equipment to individuals age 21 through 64 with a physical disability or individuals who are 65 and older. These individuals must meet the criteria for intermediate nursing home care. The individual’s income should be less than 300% of poverty and meet the resource limits for Medicaid. Persons who qualify may also receive regular Medicaid benefits. The major goal of this program is to provide services that assist eligible persons to remain in their homes or live with family in order to prevent or delay institutionalization.
      Contact:Call 800-981-4457
      Website:ARChoices in Homecare
    • Service:Arkansas SMP – Empowering Seniors to Prevent Healthcare Fraud
      About:This program helps consumers understand more about healthcare fraud. It involves recruiting retired persons to teach Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries to recognize and report healthcare fraud.
      Contact:Call 1-866-726-2916
      Website:Arkansas SMP – Empowering Seniors to Prevent Healthcare Fraud
    • Service:IndependentChoices Program
      About:Program supports at-home care by providing a monthly allowance in place of "Personal Care Services."
      Contact:Call 888-682-0044
    • Service:Living Choices Assisted Living
      About:Services to provide housing, supportive services, personalized assistance and healthcare designed to respond to the individual needs of those who need help with activities of daily living.
      Contact:Call 501-682-2441
      Website:Living Choices Assisted Living
    • Service:Money Follows the Person Program
      About:Program to transition individuals who have resided in institutions 90 days or longer into qualified home and community-based programs.
      Contact:Call 1-866-801-3435
      Website:Money Follows the Person Program
    • Service:Office of the State Long Term Care Ombudsman
      About:A statewide program, that advocates for the rights of long-term care residents. It is a statewide program of community advocates that addresses the complaints of nursing home and residential care facility residents. Its representatives provide information on facilities, work for systematic change, and monitor the activities of the regulatory system.
      Contact:Call 501-682-8952
      Website:Office of the State Long Term Care Ombudsman
    • Service:Senior Community Service Employment Program
      About:This part-time program is for low-income persons age 55 and over who have poor employment prospects to help gain on-the-job training and work experience.
      Contact:Call 501-320-6571
      Website:Senior Community Service Employment Program
    • Service:The Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program - (SFMNP)
      About:(SFMNP) is a USDA funded program that provides low income seniors (60+) with coupons that can be exchanged for locally grown eligible foods (fruit, vegetables, honey, and fresh cut herbs) at participating farmer’s markets and roadside stands. In Arkansas the SFMNP is available in nine counties of northwest Arkansas, as follows: Benton, Carroll, Boone, Marion, Baxter, Washington, Madison, Newton, and Searcy. To enroll in the SFMNP a person must be age 60 or older, live in one of the participating counties, and have an income level within 185% of the poverty level. For information on enrollment contact the Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Arkansas at 1-870-741-1144.
      Contact:Call 501-320-6575 | Email
      Website:The Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program - (SFMNP)
    • Service:Working Disabled Program
      About:This program supports individuals with disabilities to work in the public sector while maintaining benefits.
      Contact:Call 1-866-801-3435
      Website:Working Disabled Program
  • Services
    • Service:Adult Abuse Hotline
      About:Do you suspect an adult is being abused or neglected at home or in a care facility? If so, call our hotline to make a confidential report.
      Contact:Call 800-482-8049
    • Service:Adult Protective Services
      About:Adult Protective Services investigates maltreatment, abuse, neglect and exploitation of individuals age 18 and older.
      Contact:Call 1-800-482-8049
      Website:Adult Protective Services
    • Service:Choices in Living Resource Center
      About:The Choices in Living Resource Center is an Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC). We provide helpful information about long term services and supports in Arkansas. Trained Counselors are here to help you sort through the many options that are available and to assist you in making informed decisions. Anyone may contact us for assistance at 1-866-801-3435 — there is never a cost.
      Contact:Call 866-801-3435
      Website:Choices in Living Resource Center