St Agnes Adult Day Care
Adult Day Service Center
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Here are many of the common questions that we receive. If you still have questions just give us a call. We will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Who is eligible to attend?

Any adult who needs socialization, structure, supervision and physical and mental stimulation to keep them functioning at their highest potential for as long as possible.

What illnesses are most common at St. Agnes?

Most of the participants have Alzheimer's Disease or some form of dementia but some just come for the socialization.

Are you able to care for people who are incontinent?

Yes. Participants receive as much assistance as they need while maintaining dignity.

How much does it cost?

Most families will find that the services that St. Agnes offers to be very affordable. We use a flat daily rate. For those who find it difficult to afford the daily rate, St. Agnes has a Scholarship Program to provide financial assistance. We have a Financial Aid Form here to assist in the payment process.

A great source of the average cost information is from Adult Day Care and can be viewed at http://www.adultdaycare.org/resources/adult-day-care-costs/

What is required before someone can start coming to St. Agnes?

  • a recent physical on a St. Agnes physical form (available to print under forms)
  • a recent mantoux test for tuberculosis OR a recent chest x-ray (within the last 6 months) Mantoux test can be done at St. Agnes any day but Thursday.You need to return in three days to have test checked. There is a $5 fee for test.
  • admit paperwork to be completed by the person who has power of attorney
  • no appointment is ever needed for a tour

Do I have to come every day?

No. We are open Monday thru Friday from 8am to 5pm. You can come one day or five days a week.Participants can come and go at any time during these hours.You choose the days and the hours that suit your schedule.

Do you have a question you would like to ask?

You can ask it in the form below and we will get back to you just as soon as possible.

How do I know my family member is doing?

Beginning September 2014 all of our participants'families will receive a monthly assessment report.

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