Adult Day Health Care

Finding the right solution for your own or your loved one’s elder care needs is important. You want just the right mix of services and support to preserve independence, maintain safety and enhance quality of life. Samaritan offers two services for our local seniors to keep them engaged and keep their independence with Adult Day Health Care.

At the Samaritan Keep Home we provide both a Medical Model and Social Model of Adult Day Health Care.  Both are distinct programs that offer different care and are covered by insurances differently.  

Learn more about the Social Model.
Learn more about the Medical Model.

Adult Day Health Care - Social Model

Samaritan’s new Social Adult Day Care program is a social and recreational program for seniors to assist in maintaining independence. In keeping with its commitment to high quality care and services for seniors in the community, Samaritan is pleased to announce this new program, which:

  • Improves an adult’s independence in an effort to maintain living in his/her own home
  • Provides opportunities to socialize, develop friendships and receive peer support 
  • Maintains an adult’s present level of function, and prevents or delays further physical or mental deterioration 
  • Helps eliminate loneliness 
  • Provides respite for families and caregivers


View the April 2014 Activity Calendar for the Social Program

For more information or for an application, please call Samaritan's Social Adult Day Care office at 315-785-4493, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, or use our Contact Us form.

You can start the application process by downloading the Adult Day Health Care Application (click on the link).  You must have Adobe Acrobat to open the application. Be sure to check Social Model at the top of the form. Please return the completed form to:

Adult Day Health Care - Social Model
Samaritan Keep Home
133 Pratt Street
Watertown, NY 13601

The Samaritan Social Adult Day Care program provides a safe, comfortable and supervised setting for seniors.

Services provided include:

  • Nutritional meals – continental breakfast, lunch and snacks
  • Social and recreational activities, such as bingo, arts and crafts, etc. 
  • Beauty/Barber Shop (extra charges apply) 
  • Chaplain Available
  • Handicap Accessible 
  • Individual Care Plans
  • Transportation (extra charges apply)

The program runs Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Full-time and part-time enrollment opportunities available.

How the program can be paid for:

Private pay
Some insurances
Public agencies accepted

For more information or for an application, please call Samaritan's Social Adult Day Care office at 315-
785-4493.

Adult Day Health Care - Medical Model

At the Samaritan Keep Home we provide specialty care for qualified individuals who live at home, but require restorative support services and socialization. Adult Day Health Care - Medical Model, offers an alternative to institutional care by allowing individuals to remain in their homes. Adult Day Health Care offers several programs and services that are important to senior care in this area

For more information about the program or to apply contact us today. Please call 315-785-4492, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, or use our Contact Us form.  

Please download the Adult Day Health Care Application (click on the link) to also begin the process.  You must have Adobe Acrobat to open the application.

Return the completed application to:

Adult Day Health Care - Medical Model
Samaritan Keep Home
133 Pratt Street
Watertown, NY 13601
p. 315-785-4492

How the program works

Services are provided on a daily basis - the program runs Monday through Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Therapeutic programs are developed for each person based on the individual's physician recommendations. The Samaritan Keep Home staff of professionals then administers the services.

How the program can be paid for

Medicaid
Veterans Administrations
Private Insurance
Self Pay

Services provided

  • Barber & Beauty Services
  • Dental
  • Nursing Care and Supervision
  • Personal Care
  • Podiatry Services
  • Restorative Nursing Program
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Transportation
    • Available for all those that qualify. Vans are available for a nominal fee and are equipped for the disabled and wheelchair bound.


Activities

Registrants participate in a wide range of planned recreational and motivational activities, including:

  • Baking Classes
  • Bingo
  • Bowling
  • Ceramics
  • Community Entertainment
  • Crafts
  • Religious services
  • Wellness programs
  • Woodworking


Social Services

The Samaritan Keep Home Social Services Department is actively involved in addressing the participants'' personal needs, including advice as to the various community based programs that would be available to lend additional support.

Nutritional Counseling and Meals

The nutritional needs of those in the program are closely monitored by our licensed and professional staff. Participants are counseled by an ADA Registered Dietitian on how to meet their nutritional needs at home. A nutritious hot lunch and snacks are provided daily.

The Samaritan Keep Home and Adult Day Health Care Program are fully accredited by the New York State Department of Health and the Veterans Administration.

Please download the Adult Day Health Care Application (click on the link) to apply for the program. You must have Adobe Acrobat to open the application. Return the completed application to:

Adult Day Health Care - Medical Model
Samaritan Keep Home
133 Pratt Street
Watertown, NY 13601

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