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San Jose, California Senior Living Resources

Nestled in the foothills of Silicon Valley, San Jose, California is a large city that is known for its comfortable climate, its booming economy and its outdoor recreational sites and attractions. It serves as an ideal retirement destination for seniors who enjoy pursuing an active, enriching lifestyle. With its beautiful public gardens, its expansive parks and its shopping, dining and recreational amenities, San Jose is a wonderful place to live.

Local Insights

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Median Senior Living Costs

San Jose, CA

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Senior Living in San Jose, CA is:

  • 7% more expensive than the state of California
  • 18% more expensive than the West region
  • 18% more expensive than the nation as a whole
Use our Senior Living Cost Index to learn more about senior living costs in your area.

Professional Senior Services

Explore the Directory to find local senior products and services that meet the needs of you and your family.

Alzheimer's & Dementia

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER
www.alz.org/norcal

We serve hundreds of families with our 24/7 helpline, offer one-on-one care consultations, maintain more than 150 support groups, mobilize 1,000 volunteers in the cause, and raised more than $1.7 million for our national research program in fiscal year 13 and more.

DEMENTIA CARE COACHING
www.dementiacarecoaching.com

The mission of Dementia Care Coaching is to educate and support families and caregivers of people with dementia.

Elder Law Attorneys

LAW OFFICE OF LISA C. BRYANT, INC.
www.sanjoseelderlaw.com
(800) 663-5322

Our lawyers, Lisa C. Bryant and Sara E. Hire, have successfully represented clients in all types of disability, estate planning and elder law matters. We are confident in our ability to meet your needs.

Roy Litherland

LAW OFFICE OF ROY W. LITHERLAND, AN ESTATE PLANNING AND ELDER CARE LAW FIRM
www.attorneyoffice.com
(408) 356-9200
info@attorneyoffice.com

We have been providing legal services in California since 1975. We specialize in estate planning, trust administration, probate, Medicaid/Medi-Cal Planning, and geriatric care management.

Health, Medical & Safety

We sell, install, rent and service stair and porch lifts for elderly and disabled in The San Francisco Bay Area. We serve Oakland, San Jose, Hayward, Fremont, Alameda, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Richmond, Pleasanton and so on.

Home Care

StarLight CareGivers provides personal care and companion care for seniors and the disabled so they can age safely at home. Our mission is to enhance the living quality of seniors as well as their family members.

Our philosophy of care includes individualized 24x7 services to accommodate various home care needs, keeping family members involved in every step of care, and communication of care via the latest online technology platforms.

Based in Los Altos, our core service areas include Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.

Real Estate Services

I enjoy working with Seniors and have a Real Estate Specialist (SRES) designation, which qualifies me to work with seniors and their families to sell the seniors’ homes. I do this with compassion, patience, and kindness.

We are senior real estate specialists. We sell the house and include Senior Move Specialist services as part of our service. We decaffeinate the transition!

Mike is a Senior’s Transition Consultant and a certified Senior’s Real Estate Specialist® (SRES), a local real estate broker with over 20 years of experience, specializing in transactions of the elderly and their families, with an extensive background in estates, trusts, wills and trusteeships.

Mike’s goal is to help, inform and encourage families in preparing for elder transition. Call for information regarding ‘A Family’s Guide To Senior Transitions – 8 Essentials for Navigating Change.’

Is the thought of selling your home overwhelming? As your trusted advisors, we'll help you de-clutter, pack, prepare home for sale & coordinate move to new home or senior community. FREE personal assistant & FREE local movers. Allow us to make this a positive, stress-free experience.

Senior Activities

SOUTHSIDE SENIOR CENTER
www.southsideseniorcenter.com

Southside Senior Center caters to all seniors (50 and older) in the San Jose area. We provide a multitude of activities resulting in something for everyone.

Local Services and Government

Local Attractions and Amenities

Upcoming San Jose Volunteer Events for Seniors
Dec 16, 2016 through Oct 20, 2017
San Antonio, TX

Make a difference in your community today! Become a hospice volunteer and make a difference in someone’s life. River City Hospice is currently seeking volunteers interested in administrative tasks...

Dec 01, 2016 through Nov 30, 2017
Bandera, TX

Make a difference in your community today! Become a hospice volunteer and make a difference in someone's life. River City Hospice is currently seeking volunteers interested in administrative tasks...

Dec 05, 2016 through Oct 19, 2017
Boerne, TX

Join us as we volunteer our time in the service of others!
Our organization was recently certified as a part of the Coorporation for National and Community Service honoring those who volunteer...

Dec 01, 2016 through Oct 19, 2017
San Antonio, TX

If you are capable of being patient, courteous, and attentive then you should consider being a volunteer for River City Hospice.

As a volunteer, you can be part of a team with doctors, nurses,...

Dec 05, 2016 through Nov 23, 2017
San Antonio, TX

Join us as we volunteer our time in the service of others!
Our organization was recently certified as a part of the Coorporation for National and Community Service honoring those who volunteer...

Dec 16, 2016 through Dec 22, 2017
Hondo, TX

A Hospice Volunteer provides comfort and companionship by....

Reading...

Listening to Music...

Sharing Memories...

Writing Letters...

Going for Walks...

Sitting with a patient so caregivers may have...

Aug 30, 2016 through Nov 30, 2017
Austin, TX
Halcyon Home needs you to come be a friend for our Hospice Patients! We are looking for all types of people who would like to read, provide companionship, play music, or help in any way they can....
Feb 16, 2016 through Apr 30, 2017
Austin, TX

Delight a senior by talking about old times and new things! You will receive much more than you give.

Volunteers provide companionship for Brookdale Senior Living residents who are on hospice care...

Dec 01, 2016 through Oct 19, 2017
San Antonio, TX

11th hour volunteers are there to support family and frinds of loved ones during the final moments of a patients life. We are seking caring, compasionae volunteers who are willing to be there for...

Dec 16, 2016 through Nov 16, 2017
Hondo, TX

If you are capable of being patient, courteous, and attentive then you should consider being a volunteer for River City Hospice.

As a volunteer, you can be part of a team with doctors, nurses,...

May 24, 2016 through Apr 30, 2017
Austin, TX

Do you enjoy helping people tell their life story? Has hospice made a profound difference in the life of a loved one and you would like to give back?

Consider being a hospice volunteer.

Volunteering...

Dec 05, 2016 through Oct 18, 2017
Hondo, TX

Join us as we volunteer our time in the service of others! Our organization was recently certified as a part of the Coorporation for National and Community Service honoring those who volunteer...

Dec 01, 2016 through Nov 23, 2017
San Antonio, TX
Indirect Care Volunteers: assist hospice in a variety of ways, such as office help, deliveries, answering phones, helping with promotional events, etc., but they do not have one-on-one contact...
Dec 01, 2016 through Nov 23, 2017
San Antonio, TX

Make a difference in your community today! Become a hospice volunteer and make a difference in someone's life. River City Hospice is currently seeking volunteers interested in administrative tasks...

Dec 01, 2016 through Sep 21, 2017
Hondo, TX

Make a difference in your community today! Become a hospice volunteer and make a difference in someone's life. River City Hospice is currently seeking volunteers interested in administrative tasks...

Dec 05, 2016 through Nov 30, 2017
Bandera, TX

Join us as we volunteer our time in the service of others! Our organization was recently certified as a part of the Coorporation for National and Community Service honoring those who volunteer...

May 01, 2016 through May 04, 2017
Austin, TX

Lakeway ... Brookdale Hospice needs you.If you love Seniors we are your Volunteer Stopping place. Our Sr's are in one of 11 communities in the Austin area. Read, do Art Projects, listen to Music,...

Dec 16, 2016 through Dec 16, 2017
Bandera, TX

A Hospice Volunteer provides comfort and companionship by....

Reading...

Listening to Music...

Sharing Memories...

Writing Letters...

Going for Walks...

Sitting with a patient so caregivers may have...

Jun 01, 2016 through Apr 30, 2017
Austin, TX
It’s not surprising that hospice volunteers consistently describe their experiences as personally rewarding and fulfilling. Helping others as they near the end of their lives is a profoundly...
Dec 16, 2016 through Nov 23, 2017
San Antonio, TX

A Hospice Volunteer provides comfort and companionship by....

Reading...

Listening to Music...

Sharing Memories...

Writing Letters...

Going for Walks...

Sitting with a patient so caregivers may have...

Dec 16, 2016 through Nov 16, 2017
Bandera, TX

If you are capable of being patient, courteous, and attentive then you should consider being a volunteer for River City Hospice.

As a volunteer, you can be part of a team with doctors, nurses,...

May 24, 2016 through Apr 30, 2017
Austin, TX

REWARD YOURSELF BY SERVING OTHERS...Be a hospice volunteer with Brookdale Senior Living Solutions It’s not surprising that hospice volunteers consistently describe their experiences as personally...

On-going
Austin, TX

Volunteer Monitors review client bank statements to make sure their social security benefits have been spent appropriately. Monitors keep seniors fiscally fit and prevent theft or financial abuse...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers. Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provisde confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

CIMA Hospice is offering Volunteer opportunities to work with the community. The hours are flexible, and evening, daytime and weekend opportunities are available, with both indirect and direct...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elder age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
San Antonio, TX
There are many hospice patients that request a volunteer that is close to their age which is why we are seeking volunteers that are above the age of 40. With this program we are able to connect...
On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and asistance about...

On-going
San Marcos, TX

Volunteers are an integral part of our philosophy. Hospice volunteers are there to hold a hand and listen, read or write a letter, run errands or even help out in the office. Volunteers are there...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Somewhere near you there is a senior who is lonely and who rarely leaves their home. Being isolated often causes depression and worsens physical health. By Volunteering with Elder Friends you can...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide confidental counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provided confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
Austin, TX

5Hospice Volunteers Needed. We have a wonderful patient in Georgetown who LOVES visits and has become isolated and lonely. We need YOU to visit with him and bring him some happiness!

No experience...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Elder Friends is seeking compassionate, patient and understanding individuals to volunteer just 3 hours a week visiting a homebound senior in their own home. After a 3 hour informational training...

On-going
Bastrop, TX

Resolutions Hospice is looking for happy, caring people who want to spread some joy and visit with our hospice patients in area facilities in Smithville, Bastrop or Elgin and the surrounding...

On-going
Victoria, TX

Georges St-Pierre - "If you look good, you feel good, and if you feel good, you do good." Beauticians are good at bringing out the physical best in anyone. We are looking for skilled and...

On-going
San Antonio, TX
Many students, especially in the healthcare industry, are looking to gain direct patient care volunteer hours for their degree. Hospice is a great fit to make that happen. We provide exactly what...
On-going
Georgetown, TX

Keep seniors connected and active by providing transportation and companionshiip to aging adults in Georgetown. This volunteer opportunity is very flexible and extremely rewarding. Volunteer...

On-going
Austin, TX

Resolutions Hospice is in need of veterans from any branch of the military who can visit with our terminally ill patients who are also veterans located in Round Rock, Georgetown, Elgin or...

On-going
Austin, TX

Help a senior get out of their house and make a new friend. (Loneliness is a huge issue for seniors who stop driving.)

Take a senior grocery shopping while you shop too. (Most seniors can go...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
New Braunfels, TX

Fitness Center/Pool Desk Availability

Tuesday: 2-5pm

Wednesday- 11-2pm

8-11am

Thursday: 8-11a

11-2pm

Friday- 2-5pm



Fitness Center Desk Duties- Answer the phone (rarely) and maintain card file. You are...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Northeast Senior Assistance is looking for office volunteers who have a good personality and enjoy talking on the phone. You will be making calls to find rides for senior citizens. Office skills...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Bring an Autumn smile!

Patient Volunteer needed near Castle Hills and Olmos Park, San Antonio, during the day.

Visit our patient, read aloud a favourite book.

Both you and your new friend will be...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocate provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and thair caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
Austin, TX

Ellen, aka, "Momma Kit" is a client of Family Eldercare. She is unable to care for herself and resides in an assisted living facility. She has been a wonderful wife and mother. Ellen's family...

On-going
Round Rock, TX

We are searching for compassionate volunteers to visit our Hospice patients in their homes in Williamson, Bastrop, Hays and Travis Counties. Our Hospice patients suffer from life limiting...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Cima Hospice is looking for Spanish speaking volunteers to visit our patients. Volunteers are asked to offer companionship. After orientation and training, the staff will introduce you to an...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Elder Friends is seeking compassionate, patient and understanding individuals to volunteer just 3 hours a week visiting a homebound senior in their own home. After a 3 hour informational training...

On-going
Austin, TX

Do you have a hidden (or not so hidden) talent that you are dying to show off? Show off at Mike's Place, a respite program for seniors with alzheimer's and dementia! The program is every Tuesday...

On-going
Austin, TX

Looking for something to fill your time? Want to give back to your community?

Volunteer with Interim Hospice and you can provide companionship and support to patients who have been diagnosed with a...

On-going
Austin, TX

We need volunteers who are willing to drive an older adult to a medical appointment or to other important destinations. You assign yourself based on your schedule and time. Volunteering is...

On-going
Austin, TX

Are you available during week days, week-ends? Would you enjoy being a DEPENDABLE friend who visits hospice patients? Are you able to commit six months to volunteer?

THEN WE NEED YOU!

Most hospice...

On-going
Austin, TX

Resolutions Hospice is actively seeking volunteers who just want to have fun! We have have several partner facilities in Georgetown, TX who are in need of helpful hands to paint nails, help with...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocates provide outreach, education, confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information...

On-going
Austin, TX

Drive a Senior provides free transportation for our senior neighbors to get them to their doctor appointments, hair salon visits, grocery stores, or anywhere they need to go by utilizing...

On-going
Rockport, TX
  • Clerical and adminstrative duties with no patient contact/
  • Read to a patient/Hold a hand/Lend an ear/
  • Stay with patient while family members take a needed break or keep an appointment/
  • Shop or run...
On-going
Austin, TX

Drive a Senior provides free transportation for our senior neighbors to get them to their doctor appointments, hair salon visits, grocery stores, or anywhere they need to go by utilizing...

On-going
Austin, TX

Drive a Senior provides free transportation for our senior neighbors to get them to their doctor appointments, hair salon visits, grocery stores, or anywhere they need to go by utilizing...

On-going
Austin, TX
Drive a Senior provides free transporation for our senior neighbors to doctor appointments, hair salon visits, grocery stores, or anywhere they need to go through volunteer drivers. Use of a...
On-going
Austin, TX

Drive a Senior provides free transportation for our senior neighbors to get them to their doctor appointments, hair salon visits, grocery stores, or anywhere they need to go by utilizing...

On-going
Austin, TX

Drive a Senior-Senior Access works with volunteers to provide free transportation to our senior neighbors so that they may remain independent and age in place in their own homes. Transporation...

On-going
Austin, TX
Drive a Senior provides free transporation for our senior neighbors to doctor appointments, hair salon visits, grocery stores, or anywhere they need to go through volunteer drivers. Use of a...
On-going
Georgetown, TX

Mission

To provide compassionate care to those we serve during the end of life's journey through our commitment to clinical excellence and uncompromising service.

Description

Kindred Hospice is a...

On-going
Rockport, TX
Handy Harbor Helpers needed for small, simple projects to help patients that live in their home. Here are some ideas: install handrails, repair or build ramps, light yard maintenance, change a...
On-going
Austin, TX
Drive a Senior provides free transporation for our senior neighbors to doctor appointments, hair salon visits, grocery stores, or anywhere they need to go through volunteer drivers. Use of a...
On-going
Austin, TX

Resolutions Hospice is actively seeking Activities Volunteers who enjoy engaging with patients and helping them play games like Bingo or do activities/crafts. No experience is necessary! Just a...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Advocate provide confidential counseling and advocacy for elders age 60 or older and their caregivers.

Advocates assist seniors and their caregivers by providing information and assistance about...

On-going
San Antonio, TX

Cima Hospice has opportunities throughtout San Antonio and surround areas assisting our Hospice patients and their facilities in fun activities.

Join in or start your own activity!

Bing

Arts and...

On-going
Austin, TX

Provide socialization and companionship to someone who can no longer care for themselves and has no family or little emotional support in their lives.

Make monthly visits and be a friendly face...

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