Wyoming senior services are readily available – if you know where to look. For most elders and caregivers, the primary place to access resources and get referrals is your local Area Agency on Aging or the Aging and Disability Resource Centers. We have listed those below in addition to other places to access help.
Area Agencies on Aging: What is an Area Agency on Aging?
AAA services are provided by the Wyoming Aging Division
- Aging Division, Wyoming Department of Health – exists to provide a flexible and responsive continuum of services that enables Wyoming’s older adults to age-in-place with dignity and independence
- Attorney General’s Office
- Wyoming Medicaid Office
State Agencies and Non-Profits:
- AARP of Wyoming
- Alzheimer’s Association – Wyoming Chapter
- Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program – established to enhance the quality of life, improve care, protect rights, and promote the dignity of residents in a long-term care facility
- Wyoming Aging and Disability Resource Center – designed to help connect older adults and people with disabilities to a variety of helpful information and services
- Wyoming Senior Citizens – meeting the needs of Wyoming’s older residents and helping them maintain their independence
- Legal Aid of Wyoming – free legal assistance to low-income citizens of Wyoming