Institute on Aging
(415) 750-4111 • ioaging.org
This full-service health and home care service provider works to enhance quality of life for aging adults and adults living with disabilities, to enable seniors to maintain their health, well-being, independence and participation in the community, and help clients live at home for as long as possible. They offer Friendship Line California, a free crisis intervention hotline.
JFCS Seniors At Home
(415) 449-3777 • seniorsathome.org
The S.F.-based JFCS’ Seniors At Home program, which serves San Francisco, the Peninsula and the North Bay, has offered in-home care since 1988, serving 16,000 clients annually by providing personal care and light housekeeping, cooking, shopping and companionship. The agency also provides palliative and end-of-life care, conservatorship services and caregiver support.
JFCS East Bay Home Care for Seniors
(510) 684-6009 BERKELEY
(925) 949-6151 WALNUT CREEK
Home Care for Seniors, a program of JFCS/East Bay, launched in 2013 and provides services in Alameda and Contra Costa counties. It offers culturally sensitive care that incorporates Jewish traditions. In addition to personal care, light housekeeping, companionship and transportation, the agency also provides geriatric social workers who make home visits. The program continues its popularity with the readers of J.