Description:Designed to help frail seniors and older adults with disabilities, who may be suffering from memory loss, to maintain a life of dignity and independence by improving or maintaining their mental and physical health and preventing their premature placement into a nursing facility. Program services also support caregivers. Participants attend 2-5 days a week and receive breakfast, lunch and snacks and participate in an array of therapeutic activities throughout the day. Family caregivers receive respite and work directly with the program social worker to develop an appropriate care plan. Caregivers also personally receive guidance, appropriate literature and referrals to other community services. In addition, the program hosts 90-minute caregiver support groups once a month where famly caregivers can share their feelings and experiences with others in a similar situation. Formerly known as Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of San Francisco/Adult Day Support Center.
Public Transit:Coordinated through Redi-Wheels .
787 Walnut Street, San Carlos, CA 94070-3115 37.503424 -122.258801 Human Services
Fees:$65 care per day. Scholarships available for those unable to pay full fee. Cash, checks and private long term care insurance accepted.
Audience:Frail seniors and adults with disabilities who may have memory loss, mobility limitations and may be lonely and in need of socialization
Eligibility:Frail elderly or disabled adult in need of therapeutic and recreational activity programs
How to Apply:Phone for an appointment.
Service Wait Estimate:No wait.
- San Mateo County