Institue on Aging: Friendship Line information provided by: Santa Clara Valley Health & Hospital System / Mental Health Department

Provides telephone support to depressed, isolated, abused, and suicidal older adults. The Friendship Line is both a crisis intervention center and a ’warm’ line for routine, even daily, phone calls that provide emotional support, medication reminders and well-being check-ins. Services include: Crisis intervention and referrals; Well-being telephone check-ins; Follow-up home visits for supportive counseling and psychotherapy; Group and individual grief counseling; Specialized counseling and bereavement support for people who have experienced traumatic loss to suicide or sudden death.


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Record last updated: Sep 12 2016 4:41PM
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  • Physical Address:
    Institute on Aging
    3575 Geary Boulevard
    San Francisco, CA 94118
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Phone Numbers

  • Friendship Line
    (800) 971-0016
  • Institue on Aging - San Francisco Office
    (415) 750-4111


  • Institue on Aging - San Francisco Office
    (415) 750 - 5337

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