Certified Social Workers are available during most program hours to agency participants. Social services staff will speak with persons interested in enrolling in Friendship Program, Inc. services. They will determine which program will best meet the needs of the individual. A tour of the agency can be arranged by appointment. Social Service staff will coordinate with each person’s health care providers to obtain information needed to offer the best care possible. Enrollment in either the Adult Day Services or Day Rehabilitation Services begins with an intake appointment with the Social Service department.
Social Service staff can assist individuals in the Adult Day Services and Day Rehabilitation Services programs to make and coordinate appointments with physicians, psychiatrists, or therapists or for other medical needs. Staff will also help to arrange transportation for appointments whether it is through the Friendship Program’s transportation services or other transportation providers. The program social workers will assist individuals in obtaining needed benefits and organizing resources.