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JFCS offers a comprehensive array of services for older adults who need support to enable them to live with dignity and independence.  Our services are offered to older adults regardless of their religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability.  Those who care for older adults may also find many of our services to be extremely helpful and a great comfort to them as they balance their own lives with the needs of their loved one.

The services that we offer are:

  • Information and referral
  • Assessment
  • Protective services
  • Advanced directives
  • Case management
  • Money management
  • Counseling for the challenges of aging, including depression, caregiving, abuse and neglect, bereavement, illness, and end-of-life concerns
  • Support groups
  • Friendly visitor program
  • Financial assistance
  • Services for Holocaust survivors
  • Services for long distance caregivers

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JFCS collaborates with 24Hr Home Care to provide in-home care for older adults, those with disabilities, or those who may be recovering from illness, injury, or surgery.  Together we ensure a seamless process of identifying the services you need and matching those needs with a compassionate, trained caregiver.  You can be assured that you or your loved one will receive priority attention for whatever period of time the services are needed, be it brief or extended.

The menu of services includes:

  • Personal care
  • Companionship
  • Incontinence care
  • Meal preparation
  • Light housekeeping
  • Medication reminders
  • Transportation services
  • “Hospital To Your Home” Service
  • Ambulation and fall prevention assistance
  • Philips Lifeline Emergency Responses System

Services offered by 24Hr HomeCare are diagnosis-specific.  Caregivers are trained to prepare meals, manage medications, and provide emotional support in different ways depending on your loved one’s condition; thorough training is provided on cancer, dementia, heart disease, diabetes, COPD, and other conditions.

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If you are interested in learning more about the Older Adult Services programs or atHome, please call (562) 427-7916

Services for Holocaust survivors are funded in part by a grant from:

Material Claims