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Service: Arkansas Energy Office
About: The Weatherization Assistance Program has transferred to the Energy Office
Contact: 800-558-2633 | Email
Website: Arkansas Energy Office
Service: ARChoices in Homecare | More Information
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.
Contact: 866-801-3435
Website: ARChoices in Homecare
Service: IndependentChoices Program | More Information
About: Program supports at-home care by providing a monthly allowance in place of "Personal Care Services."
Contact: 866-710-0456
Service: Living Choices Assisted Living | More Information
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: 501-682-2441
Service: Money Follows the Person Program | More Information
About: Program to transition individuals who have resided in institutions 90 days or longer into qualified home and community-based programs.
Contact: 866-801-3435
Service: Office of the State Long Term Care Ombudsman | More Information
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: 501-682-8952
Website: Arkansas Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
Service: Weatherizaton Assistance Program (WAP) | More Information
About: The Weatherization Assistance Program has transferred to the Energy Office
Contact: 1- 800-558-2633 | Email
Website: Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

Services:

Service: Adult Abuse Hotline | More Information
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: 800-482-8049
Service: Adult Protective Services
About: Adult Protective Services investigates maltreatment, abuse, neglect and exploitation of individuals age 18 and older.
Contact: 800-482-8049
Website: Adult Protective Services
Service: Alcohol Addiction/Abuse Services
About: Outpatient care, residential care, Specialized Women's Services (SWS) and early intervention.
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
Contact: 866-801-3435
Website: Choices in Living Resource Center Website
Service: Drug Addiction/Abuse Services
About: Outpatient care, residential care, Specialized Women's Services (SWS) and early intervention.
Service: Long Term Care Complaints | More Information
About: The Office of Long Term Care investigates complaints against facilities as well as allegations of abuse or neglect of residents, theft of residents' property, and poor quality of resident care. Investigations are confidential, and you do not have to give your name when you file a complaint. If you choose to give your name, the Office of Long Term Care informs you when the investigation is completed.
Contact: 800-582-4887 | Email
Service: Specialized Programs for Adults with Serious Mental Illness
About: Services provided to assist the community with education about emotional disorders.
Service: Substance Abuse Prevention, Education and Early Intervention
About: Alcohol, tobacco, Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant (SPF SIG), SYNAR and other drug abuse prevention programming and coalition development for community-based environmental change efforts.
Service: Access to Recovery Program | More Information
About: Arkansas ATR is a grant-funded initiative which provides vouchers to clients for purchase of substance use disorder clinical treatment and recovery support services. The goals of the program are to expand capacity, support client choice, and increase the array of faith-based and community based providers for clinical treatment and recovery support services

Mental Health Services :

Service: Mental Health Services
About: The DCFS Mental Health Services Unit provides support and consultation to DCFS field staff regarding children with behavioral, emotional, and mental health needs. This unit assists with Interdivisional Staffings for children with multiple needs, and also oversees contracts for drug screens and related data. The DCFS Mental Health Services Unit does not provide direct mental health services for clients.
Contact: 501-682-8771

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TTY: 1-800-285-1131 or dial 711 for Arkansas Relay Service

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