Felician Village at Home - Frequently Asked Questions
Why should you join Felician Village at Home?
- To help you live as independently as possible as you grow older
- To enjoy new connections, friendships, activities and learning
- For reliable volunteer assistance when you need it. You also have the opportunity to share your knowledge and talents with other members, and know they will be there to support you when you need help.
- Peace of mind for both you and your family
What are some things not included with my Felician Village at Home membership?
Anything that involves personal or medical care, such as bathing, dressing or feeding, or giving medications. Anything requiring a fiduciary relationship, such as writing checks. Anything that is a major home repair that would require a license, permit, etc. Anything that would require emergency services.
Can anyone be a member?
At this time membership is open to residents living independently in their own homes or apartments in Manitowoc County, age 50 and over.
I am in great health and middle-aged. Why should I join?
We believe that chronological age is a just a number and welcome the personal growth that comes from multi-generational interactions and connections. Not all members need the same types or amount of services, but members, and their families, can have peace of mind knowing they have a trusted source to turn to for information and assistance whenever they need it. Being connected through social activities is a benefit all members can enjoy. All members have access to our referral network of discounted service providers. Felician Village at Home members are encouraged to volunteer, sharing their talents and passions with other members. By becoming an active member of Felician Village at Home today, you will have in place a trusted, familiar community that you can rely on to help you deal with an unexpected change in life.
May I purchase a gift membership for someone else?
Absolutely! Gift memberships are available and are a thoughtful way to show someone you love that you deeply care about their well-being.
Membership is all about choice, and as members of Felician Village at Home, the recipient of your gift may take advantage of as many membership benefits as they choose. A membership also provides peace of mind - for you and for them.
Does Felician Village at Home provide in-home nursing care?
Felician Village at Home does not provide nursing care but can refer members to our prescreened home healthcare service providers.
Is there a contract required for membership?
No, we do not require a contract to become a member. There are pricing discounts available when paying annually. We do require a 30-day cancellation notification if your living circumstances change and/or you choose to end your membership.
I have children and grandchildren that live nearby. Why should I join?
It is fantastic to hear that older adults in our area are receiving support from their friends and family. Felician Village at Home offers another layer of assistance when you need it. This will allow you to spend time with your family and friends enjoying life rather than running errands or making to-do lists. Felician Village at Home also offers social opportunities with other members who may be working through similar life circumstances as you.