Senior and Adult Services

Adult Services

The Center can assist adults, seniors, and disabled individuals with a wide variety of referrals and connect clients with the proper Kern County agency for information on Social Security and SSDI, In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS), elder abuse claims, caregiver support, and CalFresh/Food Stamps.  Staff can also refer clients to a local Health Insurance Counseling Advocacy Program (HICAP) volunteer as well.

Job Search and Resume Assistance

Our job board is updated as new opportunities arise in the community and surrounding areas. We can fax and email applications for community members and by appointment can assist in creating resumes, cover letters and assis in completing applications.

 “Friends of Seniors” Resource Guide

The Center publishes a “Friends of Seniors” guide to inform our local seniors of resources within the community. The “Friends of Seniors” Resource Guide includes contact information for local, county, and state agencies; home repair and housing assistance; food programs; and medical assistance. Local caregivers and transportation providers also share their contact information and services offered.  Click here to download it

Disability Home Access Grant Applications

Our staff can provide information to eligible clients to submit the necessary paperwork for disabilityaccess items installed on their homes, including ramps, rails, grab bars, etc.  No interest loans may be available through county agencies for assistance to bring a home up to code in several areas.