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Welfare and Institutions Code - WIC

DIVISION 9. PUBLIC SOCIAL SERVICES [10000 - 18999.8]

  ( Division 9 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1784. )

PART 3. AID AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE [11000 - 15771]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1784. )

CHAPTER 9.5. Supportive Care Organizations [15300 - 15451]

  ( Chapter 9.5 added by Stats. 1974, Ch. 992. )

ARTICLE 3. Scope of Services [15350 - 15352]
  ( Article 3 added by Stats. 1974, Ch. 992. )

15350.
  

The projects shall specifically delineate the scope and nature of services to be offered to participants. Services shall include:

(a) Assistance with shopping.

(b) Assistance with meal preparation.

(c) Assistance with laundry.

(d) Assistance with home upkeep and management.

(e) Help with personal care and dressing.

(f) Transportation to any offered services not available at the participant’s home.

(g) Counseling and information and referral services on financial, relocation, legal and other matters.

(h) Geriatric diagnostic health clinics at specified and limited places and times.

(i) A coordinating service for emergency and crisis intervention.

(j) Limited medical services, plus emergency medicine.

(k) Physical therapy (planned functional restitution).

(l) Social services.

(m) A hot meal per day.

(n) Social activities.

(Added by Stats. 1974, Ch. 992.)

15351.
  

Projects may offer day care centers providing necessary meals, personal care and therapeutic activities.

(Added by Stats. 1974, Ch. 992.)

15352.
  

Supportive care organization services shall be made available as needed. “Need” determinations shall be made jointly by the participants and project’s staff. Any disagreements shall be appealable.

(Added by Stats. 1974, Ch. 992.)

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