Communities Assisting Residential Elders (CARE) A program designed to improve the safety and independence of older adult homeowners. CARE provides non-complicated home
maintenance coordination and assistance, through the use of supervised volunteers.
Participants may receive service at least six times, with tasks such as yard maintenance; kitchen
clean-up; home organization; window cleaning; closet cleaning; minor repairs; seasonal home
organization and technology assistance. Membership in the CARE program includes a home
safety evaluation. Sliding scale memberships are available. CARE is coordinated through a
collaborative effort of representatives from Community Partnership on Aging and the Cities of
Solon, Cleveland Heights and Maple Heights. Funding is provided by the Senior Center
Innovation Grant awarded by the Cuyahoga County Division of Senior and Adult Services
through the Health & Human Services Levy. For application information you can contact the Solon
Senior Center, or the CARE Office (Ph: 216-291-3902, email firstname.lastname@example.org) or
via https://www.communitypartnershiponaging.org/the-care-program/ .