Marin County Unveils Community-Based Web Site for Older Adults, People with Disabilities

January 9, 2008
Novato Advance

 

NOVATO, CALIF. – Network of Care (http://marin.networkofcare.org/aging) empowers older adults and people with disabilities and makes in-home care easier with online access to comprehensive services available within Marin County.

Marin County will introduce a breakthrough solution for older adults, people with disabilities, caregivers and service providers called Network of Care (www.networkofcare.org/), a multilingual, community-based Web site that provides comprehensive long-term care services, information and education that is significant to the thousands of older adults and persons with disabilities who live in the county.

This service is being offered through the Department of Health and Humans Services, Division of Aging.

The site is fully ADA-compliant. Network of Care also is available in multiple languages. Trilogy Integrated Resources LLC of San Rafael created, developed and maintains Network of Care for Older Adults and People with Disabilities and all of the other California Network of Care Web sites, currently serving communities in 17 states.

A live demonstration of the site will be held on January 17 at The Redwoods, 40 Camino Alto in Mill Valley. The demonstration will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon.