A Senior Resource Specialist will be available to provide information, assistance and advocacy on issues important to seniors, and can answer such questions as:
My income has been significantly reduced. Where can I turn for help?
My new job doesn't begin until next month and my utility bills are past due. What can I do?
CJE SeniorLife is a partner in serving our community, supported by the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago. Project Connect is being piloted in Chicago and in Skokie with generous grants from the Polk Bros. Foundation and the Jewish Federation's J-HELP initiative.
J-HELP serves adults 60 and over by providing assistance in identifying and applying for government benefits and other resources to chronically disadvantaged or those affected by the current economic situation.