Independence For Seniors

Independence for Seniors (IFS) supports healthy lifestyles and interactions for mature adults. Our program helps to improve the quality of life for seniors by encouraging personal relationships, stress reduction, mental activity, and good nutrition.

All IFS clients have access to the support of our professional social worker who does home visits and provides additional support as well as assistance navigating community services.

 Advance Care Planning Seminars

You plan for many things in life so why not plan your end of life care?  Don’t know where to begin?  Commonwealth Catholic Charities’ Advance Care Planning Seminars review steps to help you move forward.  Don’t risk not having the end of life care you desire. Call 804.545.5952 to learn more or to register for the next seminar.

Call Reassurance

Our Call Reassurance program provides isolated or lonely seniors in Richmond  with a friendly phone call from a caring volunteer. Seniors feel less lonely knowing that a compassionate friend is only a phone call away. For Richmond,  call 804.545.5916 for more information.

 Caregiver Relief

Our Caregiver Relief program supports overwhelmed and stressed caregivers in the Richmond area who are providing full-time care to an adult loved one and are having trouble getting out due to their care giving responsibilities. Trained volunteers provide companionship and social stimulation to care receivers in the home while giving the caregiver a much needed break. Call 804.545.5916 for more information.