Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles
Helping frail elderly
And younger adults with
Disabilities to remain
Safe and independent
In their own homes.
North Hollywood, CA 91606
Tel (818) 769-0560; Fax: (818) 766-3926
The JFS / Linkages Program is located at Valley Storefront Multiservice
Center for Seniors and other Multipurpose Senior Centers throughout the
City of Los Angeles.
Linkages is for people who need help managing
their lives because of an accident, illness or other disability. The goal
of the program is to prevent or delay the premature or inappropriate
institutionalization of at risk, frail elderly and functionally impaired
adults 18 years of age and older.
Linkages is designed to be a "gap filler" by serving
individuals who are not eligible for other services. the program provides
case management as well as information and assistance regarding
appropriate community resources.
Eligible adults are:
|18 years and older|
|Living in the City of Los Angeles|
|Living with health and/or environmental problems placing them
"at risk" of premature or unnecessary institutionalization.|
Linkages clients may or may not be eligible for Medi-Cal.
The Linkages Program is funded by the City of Los Angeles Department of
Aging, and is accessible to persons with disabilities as required by the
Americans with Disabilities Act.
The program provides essential links that help
promote independence and prevent institutionalization. Linkages
coordinates, manages and follows up on services such as:
|Adult day care|
|Home safety modifications|
|Government benefits programs|
|Support/relief programs for families|
|In-home attendant care|
|Friendly visitors |
Linkages also provides:
|Information about community
|Referral to available resources.|
|In-home or hospital assessment
by professional social workers.|
|Financial assistance for service
needs where applicable and available.|
|Respite assistance for
JFS Linkages Serves the City of Los
The Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles Linkages program serves the City
of Los Angeles. To make a referral call (818) 769-0560.
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