C.A.R.E. stands for client, assessment, referral and evaluation.  This program was started in 1994 by the Kansas Legislature.  Everyone seeking admission to a nursing facility after January 1, 1995 has to be assessed by a Kansas Department on Aging, trained assessor. Click here for more information.

Nursing Facilities in ECKAAA's coverage area

Click here for a full listing of nursing facilities in ECKAAA's coverage area.

​Leaving the Nursing Facility

Many people and their families find themselves asking the question "Can I Really Leave the Nursing Facility?"  The answer to that question could be "YES"! Click here for more information about programs that could be of assistance to you.

Nursing Facility

The agency provides C.A.R.E. assessments, has a full listing of nursing facilities in our coverage area, and can assist with leaving the nursing home.