Helping adults over 65 and their families choose the best plan for them.
Senior Services provides frail, poor, and alone seniors with counseling, home-based assessments, help with doctor's visits, shopping, meal preparation and errands, as well as care management. JFCS is dedicated to encouraging both independence and self-determination for older adults and to helping them establish a secure and stable environment in their own homes and communities.
Program Highlights from September 2012- May 2013:
-1080 seniors served in the 5-county region
-146 seniors received financial assistance
-300 Seniors received in-home subsidized homecare and/or chore services
-127 seniors accessed transportation services
What our Clients are Saying:
“I know my case worker has my best interests at heart and does everything possible to help me. She is outstanding, helpful, concerned, and gives me the most wonderful attention. She is always available and I feel I can call her anytime and get the help I need.” --Lillian
To contact Sara Popkin, Co-Director of Adult and Senior Services, call 267.256.2256 or email SPopkin@jfcsphilly.org