Community service provider for seniors in the bay area, and policy advocate for aging. HQ in SF.
Organization Website

Twitter: @IOAsfbay
Primary geographic focus: Bay Area, Northern California
Organization Type: Provider, Research/Policy/Organizing
Tags: Seniors
Acronym or short name: IOA

IOA offer a broad spectrum of services and support to help seniors maintain their independence as long it is safe to do so. In addition to providing home care and case management services, IOA operates San Francisco’s Elder Abuse Prevention Program; The Friendship Line, a free 24-hour suicide prevention “warm” line for seniors; adult day care centers for adults experiencing Alzheimer’s and dementia; the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), which provides medical care, physical therapy and enrichment activities for older adults; CONNECT, a free community referral service for all things elder.

Works with clients in San Francisco, Marin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and the Peninsula.

Institute on Aging (IOA)


News Story

New Coalition to Protect Local Senior Veterans from Financial Abuse

Sierra Sun Times
November 11, 2016
Advocates for elders create coalition to protect senior veterans from financial scams.


Civil Law Meets Social Work in Cases of Elder Financial Abuse

Dec 17, 2013
Opportunity to ask questions about the real world cases that you've been working on, get clarification from the conference, and further your connections.
MCLE: 1 hour

Working with and Interviewing Seniors and Adults with Disabilities

Jun 5, 2014
Provides helpful tips for interviewing and interacting with seniors in crisis and their family members, including ethical issues relating to questionable capacity.
MCLE: 1 hour

Fighting Elder Financial Abuse: Law Enforcement’s Role

Apr 27, 2015
Hear from a prosecutor and an expert witness how law enforcement investigates and responds to cases of elder financial abuse.
MCLE: 1.5 hours

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