We all need a pal sometimes. That’s why Papa’s here.
Papa helps health plans and employers connect members and their families to real people for help with companionship, everyday tasks, transportation, and more. It’s vital human connection, right to the front door.
Papa Pals provide vital social support and care to strengthen families, help older adults remain connected, and support diverse communities—providing win-win benefits for all.
Papa gives older adults companionship and support to age in place.
Papa advances equity for populations that have been historically marginalized.
No one’s meant to go it alone. With Papa, “together” is just a call or click away.
Research shows that members feel physically and mentally healthier with Papa.
Papa members have fewer visits to the hospital and are more likely to receive preventive care—the results add up.
Our one-of-a-kind benefit helps health plans retain members and employers attract—and keep!—talent.
Meet your members where they are with flexible support to assist older adults and families in overcoming social barriers to health and well-being. Nearly 100 health plans and employers work with Papa in a shared mission to help Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, and Special Needs Plan members live and feel better.
Attract and retain talent with a whole-family benefit that lightens the load on caregivers, fosters physical and mental health, and gives your team time back in the day. Papa is not another digital front door, we’re help right to the door.
Get a flexible job you can feel good about, helping members of your community on your schedule while working (and earning) as much as you like. Learn how Papa Pals create healthy connections, one visit at a time.
In Unseen Connection, Papa member Stephen, who is visually impaired, shares how his Papa Pal Marcel, a retired Veteran, helps him overcome loneliness and social isolation through the power of human connection.
Available nationwide, in-person or by phone, Papa Pals offer a hand to help, a shoulder to lean on, and an ear to listen.
Sign up through your participating plan.
Flexible enrollment processes help members take advantage of their Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, or employer-provided benefit.
Schedule a visit with a Papa Pal.
Health plan members can schedule appointments by phone. Employees have the flexibility of using our mobile app for iPhone and Android.
Enjoy your time and tell us how we did.
Members and loved ones receive support from Papa Pals for companionship, help with children and pets, transportation, errands, and more. Post-visit surveys help us make sure it’s the perfect pal every time!