The Multipurpose Senior Service Program’s (MSSP) was formed to assist older adults to age in place, by delaying or avoiding entirely, inappropriate and costly nursing home placement. This is a free social and health care management program. To be considered eligible for the MSSP clients must:
Be 65 years of age or older
Live within a site’s service area
Be currently eligible for Medi-Cal
Be certified or certifiable for placement in a nursing facility
Willing to participate in Care Management
The services that may be provided include:
Ongoing Care Management
Health and Social Assessments
Service Coordination and Purchase of Service
Counseling for clients/families
Adult Day Care / Support Center
Emergency Response Systems
This program is offered in the following cities: Artesia, Bell; Bell Gardens; Bellflower; Cerritos; Commerce; Cudahy; Downey; Huntington Park; Lynwood; Maywood; Norwalk; Paramount; Pico Rivera; Santa Fe Springs; South Gate; and Whittier. For more information, please contact us at (562) 806-5400.
This program is funded by the State of California, California Department of Aging.