Older Adult and Senior Counseling Services | Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia

Older Adult Counseling

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Growing older can raise far-ranging concerns–from dealing with retirement to living on a reduced income, from intimacy issues to giving up one’s car. More profound events, such as losing a spouse or facing a frightening health diagnosis, can throw an individual into a tailspin. For day-to-day issues of aging and more challenging concerns, Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia offers a range of counseling services.

Topics that We Address

Our professionals can help by providing individual counseling, as well as moderated support groups. In particular, we help older adults address issues such as:

  • Bereavement and loss
  • Changes in health
  • Aging
  • Retirement
  • Intimacy
  • Financial challenges
  • Reduce isolation
  • Changes in living arrangements
  • Trauma
  • Abuse and neglect
  • Elder abuse
  • Mental health challenges
  • Spiritual needs
  • Caregiving fatigue
  • Transportation barriers