Resources

Financial Assistance and Disability Programs

Lifeline/First Call Resources

  • FirstCall® from Jo Carroll Energy: (800) 858-5522
  • Girling Health Care Medical Alert System: (866) 746-0584

Hospice Programs

Respite Care

Respite care is planned or emergency care to an adult or child with special needs to provide temporary relief to the caregiver(s). In Dubuque County, respite care is available at nearly every nursing home and assisted living facility, for a fee. 

Adult Day Care

Transportation/Lodging

Private Duty Options: Senior Care and Home Health Care Agencies

If you would like to receive information about these options or have questions, you may contact our Oncology Nurse Navigator, Laura Duerr, RN, BSN by calling (563) 589-2549. She is available Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Inclusion or exclusion on this page does not constitute either an endorsement or an unfavorable judgment of any agency or program.