Healthcare

Brevard County

ABEL Nursing Agency

Description

24-hour service

Amedisys

Services Offered

Nursing, home health aides, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and psychiatric services.

American Red Cross - Space Coast Chapter

Description

This organization gives training in CPR, first aid and automated external defibrillation equipment, certification in nursing assistance, babysitting training and family care giving.

Associated Home Health

Description

This is a Medicare certified location, services include: nursing, physical therapy, home health aides and social work.

Brevard Alzheimer’s Foundation

Mission Statement

Mission: Helping elders at risk of institutionalization, because of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders, to remain in their homes and in the community

Brevard Professional Network

Cancer Care Centers of Brevard Foundation

Mission Statement

To assist uninsured and underinsured cancer patients in Brevard and Indian River counties with basic living expenses.

Services Offered

Cancer Care provides financial assistance to cancer patients in the form of rent/mortgage, utilities, pain medication and transportation. The foundation also sponsors three cancer support groups and promotes community cancer education.

Caretenders

Circles of Care

Comfort Keepers

Description

Non-medical companion homemaker and incidental transportation services

Comfort of Home Care Associates

Community Care for the Elderly and Disabled

Description

Case management, personal care, respite, lifeline, adult day-care, homemaker services.

CSI Nurse World

Description

Home nursing care and staff relief.

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Mission Statement

To assure the development of the means to cure and control cystic fibrosis and to improve the quality of life for those with the disease.

Services Offered

They fund medical research and care programs which are improving the length and quality of life for people with cystic fibrosis.

Doctor’s Goodwill Foundation

Mission Statement

To bring together sponsors and the foundation to work as a team to enhance the quality of life for those in need locally and internationally and to promote health-related education and research.

Services Offered

The foundation helps provide and promote health-related education and research scholarships to all health-care fields and conducts medical missions locally and internationally.

Easter Seals Florida

Mission Statement

To provide exceptional services to ensure all people living with disabilities or special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities.

Gentiva Health Services

Description

Physical therapy, nursing, assistance with activities and daily living. Orthopedics specialties, cardiopulmonary and balance disorders.

Granny Nannies

Health First Home Care

Health First Private Duty

Description

Private duty, skilled nurses, custodial home health care and sitters.

Hospice of Health First

Infusion Partners

Maxim Healthcare Services

Description

Hourly care around the clock, IV therapies, skilled nursing and companion services and assistance.

Meals on Wheels and Senior at Lunch

Nationwide Wheelchair Lifts

Nurse-On-Call

Description

Skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, medical social services and home health aides, specialty oncology, wound care, orthopedic and rehabilitation programs.

Physical Choice Home Health Services

ResCare Homecare

Description

Skilled nurses, private duty and custodial home health care.

Senior Help Line

Senior Partner Care Services

Description

The organization provides the care seniors need to live safely and independently at home.

Seniors Assistance Program

Description

Home improvement programs for seniors 60 and older and who live in their homes.

Sunflower House

Description

All volunteer nonprofit resource center located at the Merritt Square Mall.

The American Cancer Society

Mission Statement

To eliminate cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives and diminishing suffering from cancer through research, education, advocacy and service.

Services Offered

The American Cancer Society provides financial assistance for cancer patients, transportation services to and from treatments, housing for patients receiving treatment away from home and various programs to support and educate men, women and children facing cancer either personally or as caregivers.

The American Lung Association of Florida Central Area

Mission Statement

To prevent lung disease and promote lung health through education, advocacy and research.

Visiting Angels

Description

In-home care for a few hours a day to full time if needed.

Visiting Nurse Association

Description

Acute, chronic and cardiac care, orthopedic services, clinical specialists, physical therapy and eldercare services.

Vitas Innovative Hospice Care

Description

Physical, spiritual, and emotional support for life-limiting illnesses.

Wuesthoff Brevard Hospice and Palliative Care

Description

Provide care for the terminally ill, children’s services, nursing and home health aides.