How does SJGC help the elderly maintain their independence?

  • Provide at-home initial consultations
  • Conduct care-planning assessments to identify obstacles to independent living and to┬ádetermine eligibility for government assistance and insurance coverage
  • Screen, arrange, and monitor in-home help and durable medical equipment
  • Review financial, legal, and medical issues, and make referrals where necessary
  • Accompany clients to appointments with doctors, lawyers, accountants, etc.
  • Provide crisis intervention services
  • Provide support, counseling, and therapy
  • more services as requested

How does SJGC help families reduce the stress of care giving?

  • Conduct a formal needs assessment
  • Establish a personalized care plan
  • Coordinate professional services and accompany client to appointments
  • Liaison with long-distance care-givers
  • Provide crisis intervention and problem-solving
  • Arrange home safety evaluations and provide assistance with home modifications
  • Arrange delivery and installation of durable medical equipment
  • Provide an objective critique of residential care facilities
  • Arrange placement in residential care facilities and coordinate the moving of household items
  • Conduct periodic conferences with residential facilities to monitor level of care provided
  • Conduct support groups

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