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Aging Services Division
Aging Services Division

Social Services 

Social Services are provided to Berkeley residents over the age of 55. The Aging Services Division Social Services Unit provides time-limited case management, including consultation and referral in many areas of concern for older adults in the Berkeley community.   


clip_image011.jpgCase managers provide resources to support many concerns, including: 

  • Transportation  
  • Having adequate food 
  • Accessing medical, mental health services  and  dental and vision care  
  • Health insurance and financial benefits advocacy resources 
  • Legal assistance resources  
  • Affordable housing listings 
    (Please note that Case Managers do not provide housing placement or navigation services)
  • Accessibility and safety issues in the home 
  • Resources for utilities and energy assistance  
  • Home care assistance referrals 
  • Family caregiver support 

To find out more about the specific services provided by the Social Services Unit, call: (510) 981-5180 

To find housing resources for those who are currently homeless contact the HUB: https://www.cityofberkeley.info/homeless-entry/

Services provided by the Social Services Unit are confidential.  Our Notice of Privacy Practices describes the policies we follow to safeguard personal health information. 


Social Services Case Management Services are available, by appointment, at the following Senior Center locations:    

  • North and South Berkeley Senior Centers
    (check with Senior Center staff about specific Case Management service hours)

    North Berkeley Senior Center
    1900 Sixth Street, Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510) 981-5190

    South Berkeley Senior Center
    2939 Ellis Street, Berkeley, CA 94703
    (510) 981-5170
  • Home visits are available for those who qualify

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Aging Services Division, 1900 Sixth Street, Berkeley, CA 94710
Questions or comments? Email: seniors@cityofberkeley.info Phone: (510) 981-5200
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903
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