Most Russian-speaking clients originally resettled in the Kansas City area in the 1990's.
The Jewish Family Services care management program helps older adults live in their own homes with confidence and as much independence as possible.
The Financial Assistance Fund at Village Shalom provides essential, life-sustaining care to seniors who do not have the monetary resources to cover their cost of care.
JFS' Help@Home supports the healthy aging of older adults in their own homes by providing high quality, dependable home repair and chore services, computer troubleshooting, home safety assessments, home organizing, information and referral and educational programs which help maintain independence and provide for peace of mind.
Homecare services are a necessary component in a continuum of services and programs needed to sustain the ability of older adults to live with dignity in their own homes and communities.