Welfare Rights Assistance

Welfare Rights Assistance ( Older Adults )


Due to Coronavirus meals are being home delivered. Select senior events and classes are available in person. Please call for more information.

The center provides services for adults age 50 and older who reside in Norwalk and surrounding communities. Services include blood pressure screening, case/care management, certificates/forms assistance, congregate meals, in home assistance registries, recreational activities/sports, social clubs/events, senior centers, specialized information and referral, volunteer opportunities, and welfare rights assistance. There are geographic restrictions for some services.

The program provides information and referral for all types of services which are provided by private, city, and other agencies which may be of interest to seniors.

The program also provides assistance in completing forms for various benefits, assistance with filing for tax rebates and advocacy when needed to obtain government benefits like SSI and Medicare.

The Supportive Services Program (SSP) provides case management services for residents of Norwalk who are frail elderly, age 60 or older, who are at risk for institutionalization to help them remain in their homes with the support of various coordinated services.

A homechore registry program which maintains a list of pre-screened contractors and are interested in working for seniors is also available. The agency also offers homemaking/personal care service for a limited basis for seniors that are age and income eligible (at no cost to the client and/or family); home visitation by staff.

The center also provides blood pressure checks as well as other health screenings.

Recreational activities include bingo, movies, dances, exercise classes, seminars, craft classes, tours and a weekday nutrition program. The facility has a lounge, computer lab, exercise equipment and a billiards room. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call for information or walk in for service. Congregate meals must be reserved at least 24 hours in advance. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for most services; a nominal fee for some classes may apply. There are no fees for registry services, however workers matched to seniors are paid by the seniors themselves. The congregate meals are a suggested donation of $2.00 per day for seniors 60 and over.
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14040 San Antonio Dr.

Norwalk , CA 90650 (Physical)

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Center hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 7:00pm; Saturday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Programs vary, call for information.


(562) 929-5532


(562) 929-5580

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