Bridges - Private Care Consulting

Bridges - The path to securing your future

Bridges – Private Care Consulting is a program which provides care consulting services to clients over 18 years of age based upon a mutual agreement. The individual receives care consulting services to assist them in the assessment and coordination of their needs. Individuals who don’t have the capacity to pay for such services will be evaluated for Medicaid benefits. Clients may choose a service package or ongoing services tailored to meet their individual needs.

Services Provided

  • In-home visits to determine needed services
  • Help in the development of a unique plan of care
  • Information on resources so individuals are aware of all possible choices
  • Referrals to community agencies
  • Periodic review of individual needs
  • Education on insurance issues
  • Elder care employee assistance
  • Evaluation of current living situation
  • Caregiver counseling
  • Help with becoming Medicaid eligible
  • Assistance with out-of-state resources
  • Long-range planning
  • Ongoing monitoring of service providers

Important Numbers - Adult Services

Department of Human Services
Main Line (970) 241-8480
Welfare Fraud Hotline
(970) 256-2421 
Adult Protective Services & Options for Long Term Care
(970) 248-2888 
Western Colorado 211
2-1-1 or (970) 244-8400  
Area Agency on Aging
(970) 248-2717 
Workforce Center
(970) 248-0871 
Assistance Programs - Fax Number
(970) 248-2849
Veterans Office
(970) 248-2733