This effort is coordinated by Nebraska’s Department of Health and Human Services’ State Unit on Aging, through local Area Agencies on Aging, and in partnership with the disability organizations listed below.
Statewide Partner Agencies
Regional Partner Agencies
Blue Rivers Area Agency on AgingCall: 402-223-1376
Gage, Jefferson, Johnson, Nemaha, Otoe, Pawnee, Richardson, Thayer
Eastern Nebraska Office on AgingCall: 402-444-6444
Cass, Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy, Washington
Aging Partners Area Agency on AgingCall: 402-441-7070
Butler, Fillmore, Lancaster, Polk, Saline, Saunders, Seward, York
Midland Area Agency on AgingCall: 402-463-4565
Adams, Clay, Hall, Hamilton, Howard, Merrick, Nuckolls, Webste
Northeast Nebraska Area Agency on AgingCall: 402-370-3454
Antelope, Boone, Boyd, Brown, Burt, Cedar, Cherry, Colfax, Cuming, Dakota, Dixon, Holt, Keya Paha, Knox, Madison, Nance, Pierce, Platte, Rock, Stanton, Thurston, Wayne
South Central Area Agency on AgingCall: 308-234-1851
Blaine, Buffalo, Custer, Franklin, Furnas, Garfield, Greeley, Harlan, Kearney, Loup, Phelps, Sherman, Valley, Wheeler
West Central Nebraska Area Agency on AgingCall: 308-535-8195
Arthur, Chase, Dawson, Dundy, Frontier, Gosper, Grant, Hayes, Hitchcock, Hooker, Logan, McPherson, Perkins, Red Willow, Thomas
Other Statewide Resources
Do you suspect an aging Nebraskan or Nebraskan with a disability is being abused? Contact the 24-hour toll-free hotline listed below.Call: 800-652-1999
Long-Term Care Ombudsman
The Long-Term Care Ombudsman (LTCO) works with nursing home and assisted living residents. They help answer resident concerns and complaints. The LTCO advocates for resident rights and their well-being.Call: 800-942-7830
Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Dementias
Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions.
Paying for Long-Term Health Care
If you have long-term health needs and are low income, visit Access Nebraska, linked below, to see if you qualify for Medicaid.
Compare Medicare Health Providers
Compare Medicare health care providers like hospitals, home health services, doctors, and more using Medicare’s Find & Compare tool.