Self-managed care is a program offered by Alberta Health Services that provides resources for seniors to pay for personal care and home care services. If approved for the program, seniors will need to engage in a legal contract with the Alberta Health Services that grants funding for a one-year term. Funding is typically assessed annually, but may be evaluated sooner if your health status undergoes substantial changes.
Only seniors who have a valid Alberta Health Care Card are eligible for self-managed care. To be considered, a senior must possess the following qualifications:
To determine the services you need, Comfort Keepers of Calgary will come to your home for a free in-home consultation. After getting to know the senior client, we will create a customized care plan that encompasses any of the following services: