Contact Info:
Alta Vista Alternatives
Georgette Santistevan,
Program Administrator
415 S. Indiana Ave.
Trinidad, CO 81082


Q: What are
HCBS-EBD Services?

A: Home and Community Based Services for the Elderly, Blind and Disabled is a Waiver Program in the State of Colorado that is granted
by the Department of Health
and Human Services.

Q: Where Can I Apply for HCBS-EBD Services?

A: At Your Local County Dept. Of Health and Human Services.

Huerfano County DSS:
121 W. 6th St.
Walsenburg, CO 81089

Las Animas County DHHS:
204 S. Chestnut St.
Trinidad, CO 81082

There's No Place Like Home.
Alta Vista Alternatives is a non-medical home-care service that enables individuals to live at home and receive the assistance they need to maintain their independence. We can help emotional trauma of leaving your home. We believe you shouldhave a choice in where and how to live and who will provide your care.

You Are In Charge.
Because we are a non-medicalagency. Alta Vista Alternatives will not dictate what your schedule will be (i.e.; what time you wake up, when to bathe, meal schedules, etc.) But, It is our job to adjust to your schedule and to keep you comfortable in your home.

Choose Your Caregiver.
We know it isn't easy to make the decision to invite a caregiver into your hometo provide home care. Our personalized screening system is designed to maximize your piece of mind. you'll have the opportunity to interview any caregiver you trust.

We Respond After-Hours.
If you call a home-care agency in the evening or on weekends, nothing is more frustrating than receiving arecorded message and than waiting hours, or sometimes days, for someone to return your call. When you call us after-hours or on the weekends we will call you back within 30 minuets or less. We are committed to meeting your needs in a way that is convienient for you.

Our Homemaker In-House Services:
Helps you maintain a healthy and safe home environment by providing general houseold assistance including the following services.

•  Light Housekeeping
•  Meal Preperation
•  Dish-Washing
•  Bed-Making
•  Laundy
•  Shopping

Our Personal Care Services:
These services are provided to meet your physical maintenance and support your personal needs and include the following services.

•  Personal Hygiene
•  Dressing and Vanity Assistance
•  Meal-Time Assistance
•  Social Companionship
•  Transfers and Positioning
•  Medication Assistance
•  Community Errands Accompanyment
•  Bowel and Bladder Assistance

Don't Wait Aother Day...
Get the Care You Need and Deserve Today!

At Alta Vista Altenatives Safety is a Priority!

All of our Care Providers must meet the following Strict Requirements:

Background Checks

Licensed & Certified

Certified to Administer Medication

CPR Certified

First Aid Certified

Defensive Driving Course

On-going In-service Training