“Melaveh” is Hebrew for “one who accompanies.” Our goal is to provide comfort to Jews in their final days and hours. We also provide support for their caregivers and loved ones.
End of Life Support
Personalized care for older adults and caregiving families. Helping older adults stay healthy, connected and independent, including home care, geriatric consultations and support groups.
In-home care services: personal care, companion care, transportation and care coordination. Let our family care for yours.
Personalized care for older adults and caregiving families. Home care, consultations with geriatric specialists, support groups, educational events, senior information line and counseling. Specialized services for Holocaust Survivors.
Comprehensive, award winning senior services, including home care, care management, counseling, palliative and end-of-life care, conservatorship, fiduciary services, health-care advocacy and caregiver support.
Emotional support for individuals and families of all faiths and backgrounds who are experiencing grief and loss. Services include one-on-one counseling, spiritual support and bereavement support groups.
Professional care managers help navigate the health care system, coordinate all aspects of care, solve problems and advocate on a senior’s behalf by communicating with physicians, hospitals and family.
Dementia experts provide practical and emotional support to families and caregivers of those with dementia-related conditions, as well as personalized care to those affected.
Can become the court appointed conservator to care for individuals who are at significant physical, emotional and financial risk.
Licensed professionals help older adults manage money safely: bill paying, deposits, medical claims and more. Available in the East Bay, Peninsula, San Francisco, Marin and Sonoma counties.
Compassionate, highly trained caregivers assist individuals of all ages recovering from an illness or hospitalization and help seniors manage daily life. Services are personalized to individual needs.
For seniors in San Francisco in need and who have a kosher preference, service offers hot, nutritious kosher lunch delivered up to five times per week.
Helps connect families to needed services for their elderly loved ones living in other cities through ties to more than 100 family-service agencies across the United States.
Chai House branch office: home care, case management, counseling, bereavement support, emergency assistance, volunteer opportunities, caregiver support.
Cultural & Social
Stimulating programs for mind, body and soul, from opera to art museums and trips. Educational and entertaining classes, workshops, activities, local excursions and trips to enrich life.
Programs include twice-weekly kosher luncheons, mah jongg, discussion groups, movies, Yiddish and Hebrew classes, arts/entertainment, exercise classes, and varied events.
Friday Shabbat service for senior adults at 7:30 p.m. High Holy Day services at the Event Center, Tahoe Room; call for times. Everyone welcome.
Seniors 55+ enjoy cultural outings, activities and holiday outreach: Lunch and Learn, excursions, lectures, Yiddish classes, mah jongg, exercise classes. Information/referral. Monthly newsletter.
Trips, lectures, classes, clubs, volunteering and opportunities for making friends, learning and travel. Transportation available for appointments, errands and social activities.
Spend the day at the J attending a lecture, enjoying a concert, eating lunch with friends and much more with the OFJCC's exciting daytime programming for adults.
Programs include festive holiday lunches, monthly senior excursions, classes, lectures, concerts and special events. Transportation available.
Free and low-cost programs providing learning and exploration through lectures, classes, clubs, games, movies, trips, wellness programs and holiday celebrations.
Independent Living Support
Free transportation for older adults in San Mateo County for appointments/errands and social programs at the PJCC. Reservations by Wednesday of week prior. Volunteer drivers needed.
Provides volunteer, visitation, and Shabbat and holiday services at senior care facilities and to independent seniors living in San Francisco. Currently servicing 13 senior care facilities.
Licensed day program providing medical, rehabilitative and social services to frail elderly and adults with functional impairments; offering special outreach to Russian-speaking individuals.
Call Libbie for information or to arrange a private tour of ROSSMOOR, the premier over-55 Independent Living community in Walnut Creek. DRE# 02078185
Featuring independent and assisted living and memory care in studio, one- and two-bedroom residences; features an onsite restaurant, a full calendar of activities and more.
Recently renovated 5-star care: assisted living, enhanced assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing; commitment to Jewish values. Onsite rabbi; quality kosher food. Licensed nurses on duty 24/7.
Personalized assisted-living residences. Daily exercise, yoga, Shabbat services, music, and visits to JCC, senior center and cultural events. Transportation to medical/dental appointments. Kosher kitchen and dementia care.
Personalized assisted-living residences. Daily exercise, yoga, Shabbat services, music and visits to JCC, senior center and cultural events. Transportation to medical/dental appointments. Kosher kitchen and dementia care.
Small homelike facility offers assisted-living, Alzheimer's care for the elderly, providing a supportive environment with personalized, respectful care. Home-cooked meals, fine recreational program. Dementia and hospice waivers.
Independent living for moderate-income seniors. Apartments with full kitchens. Kosher meal program. Dinners Monday-Friday. 24-hour emergency response.
Part of the Taube-Koret Campus for Jewish Life in Palo Alto which includes a JCC and cultural arts hall. Residence provides maintenance-free senior living in a multi-generational setting.
Independent and assisted-living residences offering an engaging blend of comfort, style and fine dining provided by a dedicated staff. Easy access to highways 101/280.
Independent and assisted senior living. Luxury amenities and dining, transportation, month-to-month rental, 24-hour security/emergency response, pool, spa, fitness center.
Boutique retirement community located in the heart of San Francisco, Coventry Place offers independent and assisted living along with memory care in studio and one-bedroom residences.
Distinguished by its picturesque setting on 19th Avenue and historic architecture, Cypress at Golden Gate features independent and assisted living alongside memory care.
Offering assisted living apartments, memory care suites, and a membership-based network of services and programs for older adults from late 2019. Currently providing skilled nursing, short-term rehab and acute geriatric psychiatry.
Menorah Park provides Section 8 HUD-subsidized affordable housing for very low-income seniors. Utilizes a waiting list lottery to fill the 149 apartments through . The waiting list is expected to reopen in 2024.
Focus on Living Well With Assistance. Spacious apartments, chef-prepared gourmet cuisine, dynamic programming, and memory care continue to be the industry benchmark.
Active retirement community in the heart of San Francisco: luxury amenities and personal attention since 1960. Combining independence of an apartment with services of a first-class hotel.