FAQ | CareLink

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FAQ

What is CareLink?

CareLink is a nonprofit agency, founded in 1979, that provides resources for older people and their families. We are the Area Agency on Aging for Central Arkansas. CareLink serves Faulkner, Lonoke, Monroe, Prairie, Pulaski and Saline Counties.

What services does CareLink offer?

CareLink provides services for homebound and active older people and family caregivers, as well as outreach and advocacy. To learn more, visit our services page or call 501-372-5300 or 800-482-6359.

I am interested in discussing service options. What’s the next step?

Our Information and Assistance social workers are here to help you find the answers you need, even if you aren’t quite sure what questions to ask. CareLink will connect you with the option that is the best fit for you, whether the service comes from us or another agency. Call 501-372-5300 or 800-482-6359 to review your options with a CareLink professional.

Are there eligibility restrictions to receive services?

Eligibility requirements vary by service. Some programs may have age, income or medical restrictions. Others are need based. Call 501-372-5300 or 800-482-6359 to find out more.

I want to get involved! In what ways does CareLink need community support?

As a private nonprofit, CareLink relies on dedicated volunteers and generous donors to help further our mission of serving older people and their families. There are a number of ways you can get involved. To learn more about volunteer opportunities, click here. To make a tax deductible contribution, click here.