SENIOR MONTH IN WEST HOLLYWOOD - MAY 2017
The month of May is celebrated as Senior Month in West Hollywood.
For a schedule of all related events held during the month, click on this banner...
For more detailed information about the annual Senior Health Fair, click on this image...
"SENIOR STORIES WEHO"
Check out "Senior Stories WeHo"...a book of poems/stories from local seniors in honor of
Senior Month 2017 by clicking on the image below...
SENIOR GUIDE [PDF]
In addition to the services listed below, check out our comprehensive Senior Guide by clicking on the link above.
ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES & ELDER ABUSE HOTLINE
Outside California - (877) 477-3646
Elder Abuse Hotline - (800) 992-1660
Investigates reports of alleged endangerment to adults aged 18 and older who have severe mental or physical disabilities or are in extremely poor health to the extent that they are unable to remove the danger or remove themselves from the danger - or to people age 65 and older who suffer from physical or emotional abuse, abandonment or neglect.
AFFORDABLE LIVING FOR THE AGING
Roommate referral services, shared housing and co-op living for Seniors. Matching for younger persons with older persons is also available.
ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE AND RELATED DISORDERS ASSOCATION
4221 Wilshire Blvd. #400
Los Angeles, CA 90010
24 Hour Helpline @ (800) 272-3900
Support for people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families.
CEDARS SINAI MEDICAL CENTER
8700 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Community Outreach & Educational Program
Lectures, workshops, Senior Strutters walking group at the Beverly Center, Shape-Up fitness programs, Health Fairs and other special programs. Validated parking for participants.
CITY OF WEST HOLLYWOOD
8300 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
The Human Svcs. Dept. provides a variety of special events, classes and trips, a free recreation brochure and Senior Service Guide. The Senior Advisory Board meets the 4th Weds. of the month from 2-4 pm at West Hollywood City Hall and is open to the public.
ELDER ABUSE - DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SOCIAL SERVICES
Information about fraud schemes that target seniors and additional warning signs and preventative steps.
HOLLYWOOD SENIOR CENTER
1745 N. Grammercy Place
Hollywood, CA 90028
Senior services for residents of the Hollywood area run by St. Barnabus Senior Services.
JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE (JFS)
JFS - Central Access
Central Access provides a one call approach to individuals and families seeking assistance. Social workers offer information and referral and linkage to social services, case management and counseling support. Services are delivered in several languages and are culturally and linguistically sensitive. A wide array of programs are offered including senior services, counseling,
support groups, food and meal support, and transportation service.
JFS - West Hollywood Comprehensive Services Center @ Plummer Park
7377 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046
Senior Services include counseling, case management, emergency check-in, recreation and education classes and excursions. Disability Specialist available for case management.
JFS - Freda Mohr Multipurpose Center
330 N. Fairfax Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Provides comprehensive, innovative services to older adults and their caregivers in the Beverly-Fairfax community including case management, counseling and recreational programs. Also located at the Center is the JFS Eichenbaum Health Center that offers a gym experience where older adults improve mobility, strength and balance and stay physically fit in a supportive environment.
JFS - Nutrition Program
330 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Home delivered meals and congregate meals and nutrition education for seniors and persons with disabilities at four sites in West Hollywood. Congregate meal sites are:
- Plummer Park/Community Ctr. @ 7377 Santa Monica Blvd.
- HUD Buildings @ 1222 N. Fairfax Ave., 838 N. West Knoll Ave. and 959 N. Palm Ave.
LOS ANGELES LGBT CENTER -- SENIOR PROGRAMS
1125 N. McCadden Place
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Services include case management, housing, health & wellness activities, enrichment classes, social networking, cultural experiences, educational seminars & workshops, intergenerational programming, support groups, special events and housing information.
2121 S. Flower St.
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Assists low-income pet owners (seniors or living with HIV/AIDS or other life-threatening illness) to keep/care for companion animals.
PROJECT ANGEL FOOD
922 N. Vine Street
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Provides home-delivered meals for people living with HIV/AIDS, cancer, and other life-threatening illnesses.
See Transportation Section