Counseling Closer to Home
Our agency provides in-home counseling, which includes emotional support and telephone follow-ups, to home-bound and/or socially isolated older adults who would benefit from weekly counseling and who otherwise would not have access to mental health services. There is no fee for in-home counseling services. Donations are accepted but not required to receive services.
Potential clients can refer themselves by calling to request services. Once referred, in-home clients are interviewed, at their home, before being assigned a counselor who will contact them by phone to introduce themselves and set up the initial appointment.
This grant provides counseling to clients who are:
The Family Counseling Center of the CSRA is the recipient of the Professional In-home Counseling for the Elderly (PICE) grant.
The Family Counseling Center has teamed with the Area Agency on Aging to assure appropriate services are available to clients in a timely manner. FCC has been the administrator of the PICE grant for nearly 30 years.