Are you an older adult who needs extra help around the house, or transportation services to doctors’ appointments? The Jewish Family Service of Akron is your gateway to the new Silver J-Ticket program offering homemaking and transportation services for Jewish individuals 62 and better who wish to remain safe in their homes. This program is made possible through a grant provided by the Schultz Foundation allowing older adults to have access to these services at a reduced cost making them more affordable for you!
You’re invited to an Open House event at your Jewish Family Service office located at 750 White Pond Drive in Akron on Thursday, May 24 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Meet JFS staff, enjoy refreshments, and learn more about your JFS and the Silver J-Ticket. No RSVP necessary.
Personal care duties performed by a home health aide include:
Home Health Service Fees
The current fee for Home Health Services will be based on one 3 hour visit as follows: single client $31.50 per visit and couple/two clients $36 per visit. You are expected to pay your fees in full before a home health aide comes to your home.
How do I register for this program?
To register for this program, please contact the Jewish Family Service office at 330-867-3388.
If you must cancel an appointment, please do so at least 24 hours in advance. Appointments that are canceled less than four hours prior to the scheduled time will be charged the normal hourly rate for a 1.5 hour minimum. Please contact Lily Home Care at 330-869-0806.
Do you need a ride to synagogue services or events? Doctors' appointments, grocery store or medication pick-up? Maybe you'd like to attend a Jewish social or educational event? Let us do the driving for you!
Transportation Services Fees
Transportation services fees are based on a minimum of three hours purchased. The cost for three hours is $31.50 plus mileage for the client.