The CARES story is one of growth and innovation. CARES has been providing services to older persons and their families since 1973.
CARES (Community Aging and Retirement Services, Inc.) is a charitable, not-for-profit 501(c) (3) corporation that provides quality and caring services to meet the needs of older persons and their families in Pasco County. CARES promotes quality of life and independence for adults through health, social, and supportive services. We work with health professionals, families, volunteers, donors, and businesses who want elders to age positively and with dignity.
CARES IS COMMITTED TO
We are committed to speaking on behalf of issues affecting the aging.
We are committed to interacting with each individual with empathy, caring, and kindness.
We are committed to maintain the highest standards.
We are committed to demonstrating honesty, fairness, trust, and accountability in all our dealings with the people we serve, with the community, and with each other.
We are committed to recognize the uniqueness and diversity of all people and to believe that they should be treated with dignity and respect.
We are committed to develop and deliver programs that promote quality of life and independence.
We are committed to anticipate and plan for the future needs of the people we serve, the people involved in their lives, and the community.