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Access + Empowerment

We can help you find resources to make sure you receive the benefits and services you are entitled to.

DAAS Benefits and Resources Hub

With a single call, seniors and adults with disabilities can learn about available services throughout the city and also apply for several of our services. Our Benefits and Resources Hub is the “central door” for our services serving these populations. Learn more and get started now.

Benefits + Resources

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County Veterans Service Office

The County Veterans Service Office (CVSO) provides help with filing and tracking claims in order to get benefits for veterans and their dependents.

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People receive services at SFHSA's 1440 Harrison location.

Legal Services

Legal Services provides seniors and adults with disabilities with legal assistance, such as counseling on rights, representation before courts, and drafting of legal documents.

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Naturalization Services

Naturalization Services provide help to seniors (aged 50+) and adults with disabilities who are also legal permanent residents.

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Aging and Disability Resource Centers

The Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRC) are centralized sources for free information and assistance on issues affecting seniors and people with disabilities.

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Advocacy Services

Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP)

If you are a San Francisco resident who is receiving Medicare or about to receive Medicare, HICAP can help you maximize your health benefits.

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Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

The Ombudsman advocates for the rights of people living in San Francisco's skilled nursing facilities, residential care facilities for the elderly, and assisted living programs.

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Other Resources

We offer a number of other access and advocacy resources. For more information on these and other related resources, call the DAAS Benefits and Resources Hub at (415) 355-6700.

Housing Counseling and Advocacy
Services aiming to improve the housing situation for seniors and adults with disabilities.

Home Care Advocacy
Efforts to promote a seamless and responsive home care system to best serve seniors and adults with disabilities.

Long-Term Care Consumer Rights
Services intended to assist and educate long-term care consumers about the basic rights guaranteed in the various long-term care services in San Francisco.

Senior and Disability Survival School
Training services for seniors and people with disabilities to effectively access vital community resources.