This program helps older adults remain independent in their homes, by giving them a peace of mind. This Personal Emergency Response System (PERS), is a waterproof medical alert device you wear on your wrist or around your neck that is designed to reduce the concerns and risks of being alone. In the event of a scare, fall, or emergency, help is available at the touch of a button. Systems are for all members of the community. Private Pay and Maryland Medicaid Waiver Provider options. Call your local office to schedule a free demonstration today.