Seniors

Southeast Senior Services- A Program of Catholic Community Service

Description: Southeast Senior Services is a program of Catholic Community Service. Southeast Senior Services offers a range of Home and Community-Based (HCB) services designed to promote the health, safety and independence of senior citizens:

  • Senior Community Centers – meetings of senior citizen groups, advocacy teleconferences, cultural and social activities, adult classes, informational forums and resources
  • Nutritious Meals at the Senior Centers for persons age 60 and older
  • Health Promotion Activities including exercise classes, blood pressure checks, flu shots, health fairs and support groups
  • Adult Day Program (The Bridge), providing a safe and therapeutic setting for seniors with special needs including Alzheimers and other dementias
  • Care Coordination to assess seniors’ needs and connect them with services
  • In Home Services, including picking up mail, running errands, shopping and housekeeping
  • Care-a-Van Transportation for seniors and persons with disabilities
  • Gatekeeper Program to identify isolated seniors and connect them with critical HCB services
  • In-Home Counseling for seniors and their family members
  • Meals on Wheels for seniors recovering from surgery or illness
  • Respite Services to give family members a break from caregiving
  • Senior Information and Caregiver Resource Center for older Alaskans and their family members

Location: 419 6th Street Juneau, AK 99801
Contact: (907) 463-6192
For the most current information, visit their website at: www.ccsjuneau.org/
(Updated 05/13)

Hospice and Home Care of Juneau- A Program of Catholic Community Service

Description: Hospice and Home Care of Juneau (HHCJ) is a program of Catholic Community Service. When referred by a physician, patients can receive a variety of health care services at home through HHCJ. Professional services such as nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and social work are provided to qualified home health patients in conjunction with personal care, when needed, delivered by Certified Nurse Aides. Additionally, HHCJ offers hospice care at home to patients diagnosed with a terminal illness. HHCJ provides the community with several options for addressing bereavement issues related to a loss through death other than our in-home, physician prescribed services. Adult bereavement support groups offered in the fall and spring meet weekly for eight weeks each. Also, at least one children’s and family grief support group is offered annually depending on need.
Location: 419 6th Street Juneau, AK 99801
Contact: (907) 463-6100
For the most current information, visit their website at: www.ccsjuneau.org/9,hospicehomecare
(Updated 05/13)