Ph: 951.351.8800   |   Email: contact-us@jgc4seniors.com   |   Janet Goeske Foundation ►

On-site Senior Services

JGF works closely with local service agencies to ensure the physical, mental, social and emotional needs of our senior patrons are met on all levels. Janet Goeske Center hosts over 30 on-site resources and services (at low or no cost) to our seniors. If we do not currently offer a service you need, we can easily connect you with an off-site resources that fulfills your needs.

Free Services

Attorney, Ken Weiss:
1st, 2nd, & 4th Thursdays, 9:00am – 4:00pm
Please call the Welcome Desk to setup an appointment (951) 351-8800.

Audiologist, Floyd Milner:
4th Thursday, 10:00am – 11:00am
Please call for setup an appointment (951) 778-0181

Blood Pressure Check, HealthNet:
3rd Friday, 10:30am – 11:30am
No appointment needed. Walk-Ins are welcome.

Bureau of Automotive Repair, Robert Snyder:
Meets as needed
Please call Robert to setup an appointment (951) 782-4250 x 8147.

Food Box Distribution, Community Action Partnership of Orange County:
2nd Friday, 10:00am – 11:00am
Age/Income restrictions may apply. Applications are available during Food Box Distribution only. Please attend the next distribution to speak with a CAP representative. (714) 897-6670

Food Pantry, Janet Goeske Foundation:
Available as needed during regular operating hours
A small amount of food is provided to seniors in need. Type and quantity of food may vary based on current supply. Please see a JGF staff member if you are in need of food or would like to make a donation of non-perishable, non-expired food and/or toiletry items.

Health Insurance Information, Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP):
Tuesdays, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Please call HICAP to setup an appointment (800) 434-0222.

Low Vision Specialist, The Braille Institute:
Pick up every Monday at 8:00am – 3:30pm. 13 week session
Please call Braille Institute to setup an appointment (760) 321-1111.

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), Don Coon:
Monday & Friday 9:00A – 2:00P
No appointment needed. Walk-Ins are welcome. You can reach Don during these hours at (951) 351-8800 x 212.

RTA “Freedom To Go” Ambassador, Aurora Chavez:
Learn how to ride and navigate the local fixed route bus system, find out where to buy passes, and get help planning your next trip. Please call Aurora for an appointment at (951) 359-5657.

Senior Advisor, Marilyn Lynch:
Wednesdays & Thursdays, 9:00am – 4:00P.
Please call the Welcome Desk for an appointment (951) 351-8800 or “Ask Marilyn” online.

Low Cost Services

Chair Massage, Becky:
Every other Monday & every Wednesday, 8:00am – 12:00pm
$5 for 15 mins
Please call Becky for an appointment (951) 300-7343

Chair Massage, Casey:
Every other Monday 8:30am – 2:30pm
Every Thursday, 8:30am – 2:30pm
$5 for 15 mins
Please call Casey for an appointment (951) 515-9580

Manicures & Pedicures, Donna:
Wednesdays, 10:00am – 3:00pm
$8 for Manicures; $12 for Pedicures
No appointment needed, Walk-ins welcome.

Mature Driving Class, RCC:
Meets Quarterly
$2 per person
Please register at the Welcome Desk in advance (951) 351-8800.

Notary, Carolyn Ponder:
Meets as needed
$ Varies
Please call Carolyn for an appointment (951) 687-4049

Notary, Forest Trowbridge:
Monday thru Friday, 8:30am – 12:00pm
$9 per Signature Verification
Please call Forest for an appointment (951) 575-3113

Nutritional Lunch Program, Office on Aging:
Monday thru Friday, 11:30am – 12:00pm
$ by donation
Age and Income requirements do apply. Please attend the next meal service to pick up an application and speak with a Lunch Program representative.

Salon, Betty Locke:
Tuesdays, 7:00am – 12:00pm.
$10 for Men’s Haircut; $12 for Women’s Haircut
No appointments, Walk-ins Only. Please arrive for your appointment with clean hair.

Support Groups

Riverside After-Stroke Group:
Thursdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Bereavement/Grief Support Group, Chapman Hospice:
2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 8:30am – 9:30am
Please call Chapman for more information (951) 784-1388

Riverside Braille Club:
Tuesdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

California Council of the Blind (CCB):
2nd Saturday, 12:00pm – 2:00pm

California Disability Rights Group:
2nd Friday, 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Riverside Deaf Seniors:
4th Wednesday, 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Fit, Fresh & Fun at 50+, Janet Goeske Foundation:
1st Friday, 9:00am – 10:00am
This comprehensive health and wellness program helps seniors develop and maintain healthy, active lifestyles.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, County of Riverside:
4th Tuesday, 10:00am – 11:00am

Mended Hearts:
3rd Saturday, 11:00am – 1:00pm

Mayor’s Commission on Aging, City of Riverside:
2nd Tuesday, 4:00pm – 5:00pm

National Federation of the Blind (NFB):
2nd Saturday, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Parkinson’s Support Group:
3rd Tuesday, 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Support for Life Group:
Wednesdays, 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Other Resources

Dial-A-Ride Services:
Advanced appointments required (1 – 3 days in advance). Dial-A-Ride requests are taken Monday – Friday from 7:00am to 6:00pm and weekends from 8:00am to 5:00pm. The Dial-A-Ride service area and hours of operation are much broader than the Special Transportation bus. Please call Dial-A-Ride for more information (800) 795-7887.

Meals on Wheels:
Please call Meals on Wheels for more information (951) 683-7151.

Office On Aging, County of Riverside:
Please call the HelpLink for more information (800) 510-2020.

Prescription Discount Card, County of Riverside:
Please pick up at the Janet Goeske Center.

Special Transportation, City of Riverside:
Advances appointments required (1 – 7 days in advance). Special Transportation operates within Riverside City Limits ONLY between 8:00am & 5:00pm. Please call Special Transportation for more information and pricing (951) 687-8080

Utility & Weatherization Assistance Program:
Income limits apply. Please pick up your application at the Welcome Desk. If you need help completing the paperwork please setup an appointment with Marilyn, Senior Advisor. Once your application is complete and you have gathered all supporting documents you can make an appointment with the Community Action Partnership (CAP) of Riverside. Please call CAP for more information or to make an appointment (951) 955-6448.

Local Senior Resources

The following services are not provided by the Janet Goeske Center. For more information on the following services and programs, please contact the provider directly.

Alzheimer’s Residence Finder

Accent On Seniors (888) 954-6637
Alzheimer Placement Specialist (714) 259-7965 / (714) 403-7210
Assisted Living Placements (888) 854-7750
U.S. ElderCare Referral Agency (800) 848-1008

Alzheimer Care

Community Care on Palm
4768 Palm Ave.
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 686-9001

Integrated Care Communities
14315 Nason St.
Moreno Valley, CA 92555
(951) 247-6115

Life House (Riverside Health Care Center)
8781 Lakeview Ave.
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 685-1531

Raincross at Riverside
5232 Central Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 785-1200

Vista Pacifica Convalescent Hospital
3674 Pacific Ave.
Riverside, CA
(951) 682-4833

Assisted Living

A & S Quality Care
17764 Robusta Dr.
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 353-1612

Faith, Hope & Love Assisted Living
5505 Via San Jacinto
Riverside, CA 92506
(951)781-7535

Faith, Hope & Love Assisted Living
5635 Via Mensabe
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 781-7535

Faith, Hope & Love Assisted Living
1125 Via Vallarta
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 781-7535

Lilies Senior Care Home
24870 Sun Stream Cir.
Moreno Valley, CA 92557
(951) 208-2421

Raincross Senior Village (Assisted Living)
5234 Central Ave, Riverside CA 92504
(951) 359-0100

Braille Institute of America

Braille Institute of America
70251 Ramon Rd.
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
(760) 321-1111

Emergency Food Assistance & Pantry’s

Arlington Temporary Assistance
9000 Arlington Ave., Ste 112
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 689-5620

Casa Blanca Home of Neighborly Service
7680 Casa Blanca St.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 688-3043

Community Assist. Prog. Of Moreno Valley
24594 Sunnymead Blvd., Suite W
Moreno Valley, CA 92553
(951) 485-7792

Community Settlement Association
4366 Bermuda Ave.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 686-6266

Sacred Heart Emergency Food Assistance
9935 Mission Blvd
Jurupa Valley, CA 92509

(951) 536-0752

Society of St Vincent De Paul
601 West 6th St.
Corona, CA 92882
(951) 715-4858

Southern California Indian Center, Inc.
1151 Spruce St.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 955-8029

St. Edward’s Catholic Church
417 West Grand Blvd.
Corona, CA 92882
(951) 549-6000

St. Mels Food Pantry
4140 Corona Ave.
Norco, CA 92860
(951) 737-7144

Financial Assistance (Low Income)

Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) (866) 348-6479

Emergency Food Assist. Program (TEFAP) (866) 348-6479

Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (866) 348-6479

Supplemental Nutrition Assist. Program (SNAP) (800) 221-5689

Dept. of Public Social Services (DPSS)
11070 Magnolia Ave. Suite B
Riverside, CA 92505
(951) 358-3555

Heating and Cooling Assistance

HICAP (800) 434-0222

Low Income Energy Assist. Program (LIHEAP) (951) 955-4900

Weatherization Assistance Program (CAP) (951) 955-6478

Homeless Shelters

Circle of Hope Family Shelter
420 W. Harrison St.
Corona, CA 92880
(951) 493-2091

Path of Life Family Shelter
2530 Third Street
Riverside, CA
(951) 462-9822

Path of Life Emergency Shelter
2840 Hulen Place
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 683-4101

Housing

Air Force Village West
17050 Arnold Dr.
Riverside, CA 92518
(800) 729-2999 / (951) 697-2000

Arlington Royale
4609 Arlington Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 684-4401

Cambria at Riverwalk
4725 Sierra Vista Ave.
Riverside, CA 92505
(844) 611-0415

Catalina Gardens Senior Apt.
4610 Jurupa Ave.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 779-0432

Valencia Gardens Healthcare Center
4301 Caroline Ct.
Riverside, CA
(951) 683-7111

Country Village Senior Apartment
10250 Country Club Dr.
Mira Loma, CA 91752
(877) 505-7264

Creekside Senior Apartments
4291 Monroe Blvd.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 687-0268

Goldware Senior Housing
6730 Streeter Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 351-1234

Iowa Sunrise Apartments
3993 Iowa Ave.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 784-9270

Magnolia Gardens At Riverside
8507 Magnolia Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(866) 982-6193

Magnolia Village
8537 Magnolia Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 354-0230

Mission Village Senior Apartments
8989 Mission Blvd.
Riverside, CA 92509
(888) 696-5359

Mission Villas
5870 Mission Blvd.
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 276-1952

Mount Rubidoux Manor
3993 10th St.
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 684-3154

Pacifica Senior Living
6280 Clay St.
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 360-1616

Raincross at Riverside
5232 Central Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 703-1660

Romney Senior Apartments
1970 7th St.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 683-3434

Silver Crest Residences
3003 Orange St.
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 276-0173

Sunrise at Canyon Crest
5265 Chapala Dr.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 686-6075

Sunset Villa (Also called Casa Mia)
10650 54th St.
Mira Loma, CA 91752
(951) 685-9000

Telacu Villa
25105 Fir Ave.
Moreno Valley, CA 92553
(951) 486-9842

The Meadows Apartments
10601 Diana Ave.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 785-4100

Tyler Springs Senior Apartments
10406 Indian Ave.
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 785-5588

Valencia Terrace
2300 S. Main St.
Corona, CA 92882
(951) 356-6004

Victoria Manor Apartments
4660 Victoria Ave.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 274-0155

Victoria Springs Senior Apartments
2801 Adams St.
Riverside, CA 92504
(866) 669-5467

Welbrook Senior Living
7858 California Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 703-1756

Whispering Fountains at Riverside
4790 Jackson St.
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 687-3777

Information Referral (Dial 2-1-1)

DMV – Samples of written tests

Homelessness Prevention & Rapid Re-Housing
(866) 414-0870

Riverside Adult Protective Services (APS)
(800) 491-7123 (Hotline)

Riverside Office on Aging
6296 River Crest Dr., Ste. K
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 867-3800

Salvation Army
3695 First Street
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 784-4490

Social Security (For Riverside)
7880 Mission Grove Pkw.
Riverside, CA 92508
1 (800) 772-1213

Social Security Administration (SSI)
1860 Chicago Ave Ste. G13
Riverside, CA 92507
(800) 772-1213

LIHEAP

Low Income Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
2038 Iowa Ave. Ste. B102
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 955-4900 / (800) 511-1110

Southern California Gas Co.
(800) 427-2200 / (800) 331-7593

Mental Help

Curtailing Abuse Related to the Elderly
(800) 476-7506

Suicide Prevention Hotline
(800) 273-8255

Dept. of Public Social Services (DPSS)
11060 Magnolia Ave.
Riverside, CA 92505
(951) 358-3400

National Lifeline Suicide Hotline
(800) 273-8255

Riverside County Dept. of Mental Health
(951) 358-4500

Suicide National Lifeline-Suicide Hotline
Riverside, CA
Helpline (951) 686-4357

Office of Indian Service

Senior & People with Disabilities
1451 Research Park Dr. Ste. 100
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 276-6624

Presciption Assistance

Low Income Subsidy (LIS/Extra Help)

Medi-Cal
(951) 955-6400

Patient Assistance Program (PAPs)
(888) 447-2669

Tax Services (Counseling)

AARP Office Tax Service
3713 Tibbett’s St.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 682-1416

Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE)
(800) 829-1040

Transportation

Dial a Ride
(800) 795-7887

RTA
1825 3rd St.
Riverside, CA 92517
Bus (951) 565-5000

Special Transportation (Riverside)
8095 Lincoln Ave. Bldg. A
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 687-8080

Veterans Services

Veterans Services
800 Magnolia Ave. Ste. 110
Corona, CA 92879
(951) 734-0525

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