Funding & Client Rights

Funding
We accept Medicaid, VA Benefits, long term care insurance and private pay. There are a variety of sources for financial assistance. Please contact us to find out what funding options are available to you. Quality care that costs less. For the cost of less than 4 hours of home care, you can have over 8 hours of nursing services, delicious meals and social activities at Liberty Manor.

Client Rights

    You have the right to:
  • Be treated with dignity and respect, including privacy in treatment and in care for personal needs.
  • Participate in development and implementation of your individual Plan of Care.
  • Be fully informed regarding the services to be provided, including frequency of services and treatment objectives, as evidenced by your or responsible party’s written acknowledgement.
  • Receive services designed to promote your functional ability to the optimal level and to encourage independence.
  • Be accorded safe, comfortable and healthful accommodations, furnishings and equipment to meet your needs.
  • Be free from abuse, neglect and exploitation.
  • Exercise the right to attend or to refrain from attendance and participation in religious activities, if offered.
  • End participation at the Center at any time.
  • Be free from restraints, seclusion and aversive conditioning.
  • Have access and use of a telephone.
  • Be free to contact and meet privately with representatives of the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program.

Non-discrimination
Admissions, the provision of services, and referrals of clients shall be made without regard to race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin (including limited English proficiency), age or sex.

Program services shall be made accessible to eligible individuals with disabilities through the most practical and economically feasible methods available. These methods include, but are not limited to, equipment redesign, the provision of aides, and the use of alternative service delivery locations. Structural modifications shall be considered only as a last resort among available methods.

Any client (and/or their legal guardian) who believes they have been discriminated against may file a complaint of discrimination with:

Families United Network, Inc.
Human Resources Director
276 Ashler Manor Drive
Muncy, PA 17756

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Public Affairs Office
3535 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Pennsylvania Department of Aging
555 Walnut Street, 5th floor
Harrisburg, PA 17101

PA Human Relations Commission
1400 Spring Garden Street
711 State Office Building
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Accreditations

Liberty Manor participates in the Pennsylvania Department of Education Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and will provide breakfast, lunch and snacks. Menus are planned using the nutritional components outlined by the CACFP program and are offered in correct portion sizes. Enrollment papers are required upon enrollment and each year the participant is in care. We ask that no meals or snacks are brought into the Center from home so we can protect those who may have severe allergic reactions to foods i.e., peanut butter/tree nuts. Breakfast is served from 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m., morning snack is at 10:30 a.m., lunch service begins at 12:30 a.m. and afternoon snack is served at 2:30 p.m.

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1)        mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;


(2)       fax: (202) 690-7442; or


(3)       email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.