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Adult Day Health Centers

Housing and Day Services:

  • HomeMatch SF: Online matching service to expand housing opportunities to low and moderate income people who live, work, or attend school in San Francisco.

Adult Day Health Services: Adult Day Health/Care Centers can provide care and companionship for older adults who need assistance or supervision during the day. Programs offer relief to family members and caregivers, allowing them to work, handle personal matters, or relax knowing their relative is cared for and safe.

  • San Francisco: 211 or 415-808-4357. Provides adult day health services to Bay Area older adults.
  • Catholic Charities: San Francisco: 415-972-1200. Provides aging support services and adult day health services to Bay Area older adults.

Bayview/ Hunter’s Point Senior Services  
Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center
Housing, employment assistance, social activities, free brown bag (lunch) program

Capp Street Senior Center (Mission)
9am- 5:00pm
Drop-in anytime
Exercise classes, congregate meals, computer, ESL and citizenship classes. Free health screenings and adult day field trips

Catholic Charities CYO Adult Day Services
415-972-1200 (Dependent adult services)

City and County of San Francisco Human Services Agency

Department of Public Health San Francisco

HELPLINK 211 Information and Referral Line
800-273-6222 (General line)
Provides the 211 regional information and referral service to anyone needing information about nonprofit health and human services in Marin, Napa, San Francisco San Mateo, Santa Cruz, and Solano counties. Provides food services, mental health services, healthcare services, housing services, and transportation services.

Institute on Aging (Inner Richmond)    
8:00am- 4:00pm, pick-up service provided (must be able to meet transport at the curb), full day stay required
Good for higher needs individuals (with Advanced Alzheimer’s & Dementia) and higher functioning individuals
Day Care- $88 per day (out-of-pocket)

Jewish Family and Children Services
3 main service centers:

  • Seniors at Home
  • L’Chaim Adult Day Health Center
  • Holocaust Survivor Services
    Russian speaking clients & staff

Kimochi Home Day Care (Japantown)
415-931-2294 (Admin office)
Japanese speaking staff and clients
Provides transportation to/from home through PARATRANSIT

L’Chaim Adult Day Health Center (Outer Sunset)
415-449-2934 (Intake coordinator)
Russian speaking staff and clients

OMI Catholic Charities Senior Center (Serving Oceanview, Merced, and Ingleside neighborhoods)
Free, but need to register first, must be independent with ADLs, 60 and above
M-T-TH-F 8:30am- 3:00pm
Wed 8:30- 2:00pm
Lunch, computers, translation services, and social programs (arts & crafts, singing, exercising, dancing, educational seminars, and day trips)
On-site case management services from qualified staff who create a personal plan of care for each senior, connecting them to appropriate community services and resources: home care, meal delivery, adult day programs, environmental safety checks, patient advocacy, mental health counseling, psychological, and emotional and spiritual support.
Nutrition and Food Distribution Program collaborates with the 30th Street Nutrition Program and San Francisco Food Bank 

Self Help for the Elderly Jackie Chan Center (Multiple SF locations)
415-677-7600 (Independent daycare)
415-677-7571 (Dependent nursing services)
Independent adult day care activities and dependent seniors nursing services 

Stepping Stone (multiple SF locations- UCSF’s most recommend day health program)
9am- 4pm
 Breakfast and lunch provided
 Arranged transportation within SF through PARATRANSIT
 Must participate minimum of 2 days/week
 Fees: free to Medi-Cal recipients; private pay $85/ day
Free one day trial, call in to schedule, includes free lunch

4 locations:     

  • Golden Gate (Tenderloin/ Civic Center)- Chinese clients & staff
    415-359-9210 ext 15
  • Mabini (across Yerba Buena Center, Tenderloin)- Chinese clients & staff, opens 7am
    415-882-7301 ext 16
  • Mission Creek (China Basin)- Spanish speaking clients & staff
    415-974-6784 ext 23
  • Presentation (on Ellis, across from Glide Memorial)- Chinese speaking clients & staff
    415-923-0245 ext 11

The Enrichment Center (located on the Presidio)- partner of Institute on Aging
415-728-9258 (Rutha Bowling, Center Manager)
415-728-9260 (Allison Moritz, Program Director)
Door to door transportation assistance through PARATRANSIT. Full continence care provided during daycare which includes incontinence products and assistance with medication administration.  

30th Street Senior Center- partner of On Lok

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Dental Services

UCSF Dental Student Clinics

General Dentistry Resident Clinic – Parnassus
Phone: 415-476-9656
Mon: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Tue: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Wed - Fri: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

General Dentistry Student Clinic – Buchanan
Phone: 415-476-5608
Hours:Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

General Dentistry Student Clinic – Parnassus
Phone: 415-476-1891Hours:
Mon: 8:00 am-5:00 pmTue: 8:00 am-8:30 pm
Wed: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Thu: 8:00 am-8:30 pm
Fri: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Student Clinic – Parnassus
Phone: 415-502-3568
Mon: 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Tue: Closed
Wed - Fri: 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Orthodontics Resident Clinic – Parnassus
Phone: 415-476-2841
Hours: Mon: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Tue - Thu: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Fri: 8:00 am-12:00 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed
All orthodontic specialty residents have completed a dental degree (DDS or equivalent).

Periodontics Student and Resident Clinic – Parnassus
Phone: 415-476-1731Hours:
Mon - Thu: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Fri: 9:30 am-5:00 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed
UCSF’s Periodontic Resident Clinic provides a full range of gum treatment services for both children and adults, performed by our resident/professor team.

Prosthodontics Resident Clinic – Parnassus
Phone: 415-476-1784
Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed
Treatment is performed by our postgraduate residents/faculty team.

Student Dental Implant Program – Parnassus
Phone: 415-476-6634
UCSF’s Student Dental Implant Program offers affordable implants for patients with an otherwise healthy mouth and “bite,” who require one or two implants in the back of the mouth.
Our student clinics are an integral part of the UCSF School of Dentistry’s mission: advancing health through excellence in patient care, education and discovery.

We offer a wide range of dental procedures and services. Our world-class faculty includes general dentists and specialists of every type. This allows us to provide for our patients everything from simple fillings and cleanings to modern veneers and implants.

Fees and Payment Plans
The cost of dental care provided by our general dental group practices is about 30 – 40% less expensive than a typical Bay Area private dental office. Most private insurance plans are accepted. Flexible payment plans are available for qualified patients. We also accept cash, checks, Visa and MasterCard.

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
155 Fifth Street, Second and Third Floor Group Practices
San Francisco, CA 94103
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.
Evening Appointments: Monday and Thursday, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm.
Our group practices are open year-round and closed during school vacations, holidays and exam weeks.

Low cost/sliding scale dental clinics

Berkeley Free Clinic- East Bay

Project Homeless Connect
Offers occasional fairs and often has optometry and dental services

SF Free, Low-cost, Sliding Scale Dental

SF Reduced Fee Dental 

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Home visiting podiatry

  • JK Bernard: 415-392-5626 / fax: 415-392-5632
  • Mark Pinter: 415-781-4833
  • Stonestown Podiatry: 415-731-6700
  • Ankle & Foot Ctr:  415-308-0833
  • Maureen Lee: 415-567-3136 / 415-885-2274
    Hills Physician/ Health Net insurance

*prices may vary; please call the individual practice to determine price/ payment options

Outpatient podiatry
Joe Basso: 415-681-2208
Mission Podiatry:  415-824-3737
SF Bay Podiatry: 415-474-3668
Parnassus Heights: 415-592-0938

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