LIfeline

 
General Information
Description of ProgramPersonal Emergency Response or Medical Alarm Service is a service that enables client to receive emergency assistance 24 hours a day. One press of the waterproof button, that the user wears, signals help, instantly. Lifeline monitors call neighbors, family member of if needed, the ambulance, police or fire department. Lifeline staff continues to call until help has arrived. This program is offered on a month to month basis for a service fee and one time activation fee. Lifeline provides security and comfort to senior who wish to remain independent in their homes.
LocationPueblo County
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA Accessyes
Intake ProcedureReferral received from healthcare professional, walk-in, call and DSS.
Funded ByFee Based
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsSenior citizens living alone who wish to remain independent in their home.
Languages SpokenEnglish/Spanish
EligibilityHCBS qualified clients, Medicaid, and private pay. Discount program for income eligible clients.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFull fee of $36.00 per month. One time activation fee of $55.00 (HCBS), Medicaid program, some private insurance companies, long term care policies, and private pay.
Wait ListInstall service within one day
 
Availability
Hours of Operation8 am - 5 pm, Mon. - Fri.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameMs. Nicky Nicholas
Contact's Phone719-545-1212
Physical Site Address 1230 N. Union Ave
Physical Site City, State, ZipPueblo, Colorado 81003
Mailing Address 1230 N. Union Ave
Mailing City, State, ZipPueblo, Colorado 81003
Main Phone719 545-1212
TDD Phone719 545-8900
Fax719 545-1803
Web Addresswww.srda.org
 
Director Information
Director's NameMr. Stephen G. Nawrocki
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone719-544-8900
Director's Emailnawrocki@srda.org
 
Additional Information
SourcePueblo
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Senior Resource Development Agency
This Program: LIfeline
Affiliated Services: Personal Emergency Response or Medical Alert - Senior Resource Development Agency