Institute on Aging (IOA)

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

Twitter: @IOAsfbay
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/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.




PRESS/RESEARCH MENTIONING/INVOLVING THIS SOURCE

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.



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