ERIE.GOV | Your information resource from the government of Erie County, New York


County Executive Elected Officials County Departments Living In Erie County Visiting Erie County Growing your business in Erie County State and regional municipalities

Alzheimer's-Proofing Your Home


If you care for someone with dementia, did you know you can request a free, confidential Alzheimer's Proofing Your Home Program (APYHP) in-home assessment by a trained professional that will:

  • Provide a personal walk through of the home to note areas of concern
  • Demonstrate assistive devices available to make caregiving easier
  • Assist caregivers of the memory impaired or those with dementia
  • Enhance the safety of elderly in the home
  • Help the elderly and caregivers link to broader service system
  • Provide a customized report with suggested home modifications

To schedule an in-home assessment, call 858-2177.