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Social Services

Social Services Department, Home Care Agencies, Laguna Woods Village Foundation

The Social Services Department has been serving the community since 1972. The caring staff is dedicated to improving the quality of life for residents. Social work counselors are available for short-term counseling, crisis intervention, a support group / educational programs, long-term care planning and community resource referrals.  Our volunteer coordinator oversees the Friendly Visitor Program which provides a volunteer opportunity for residents in our community.  Contact the Social Services Department if you are:

• grieving the loss of a loved one
• caring for an ill or aging relative
• coping with a life changing diagnosis
• making long-term care arrangements
• feeling overwhelmed and stressed
• in need of assistance in your home
• interested in a volunteer opportunity
• isolated and in need of a visitor

If you require someone to assist with your needs in your home, you can now get a listing of full service Licensed Home Care Agencies by selecting one of the organizations below or by calling (949) 597-4267.  

American Board of Home Care
The California Association for Health Services At Home - CAHSAH


The Foundation of Laguna Woods Village was established in 1997 to provide emergency financial assistance to residents within our community.  Specifically, the Foundation provides temporary assistance with shortages of food, medications, utility bills, medical or nursing care, adult day care and dental procedures. 

Inquires about specific situations to be considered for emergency funds should be directed to the Social Services Department at 949-597-4267.  The identity of the recipients remain anonymous to the Foundation of Laguna Woods Village.

The Foundation relies on contributions in the form of tributes and to commemorate various occasions and events.

For more information, visit the Foundation at www.foundationoflagunawoodsvillage.org or call  (949) 268-2246 or mail inquires to P.O. Box 3279 Laguna Woods, CA  92654-3279.



Social Services Offers a Support Group and Educational Programs for Residents

Click arrow for Scheduled Support Group Meetings or call 949-597-4267 for further information.



Home Care Agencies
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Friendly Visitor Program