Home Safety Services would like to congratulate Sourcewise as a long-time partner in helping to reduce falls throughout Santa Clara County. Their commitment to providing home modifications and accessibility solutions to the people of Santa Clara County point to their “patient centered” healthcare model. Home Safety Services appreciation award presented to (pictured left to right):Celia Guerra Community Resource Specialist, Rosie Jimenez Director of Supportive Services, Monica Garcia South County Supervisor and Fall Prevention lead Diana Benavides Community Connections Advisor.

About Sourcewise:

“Sourcewise provides fall prevention services to help keep individuals living independently and safely at home. Their Community Resource Specialists offer an initial phone screening for fall prevention. Regardless of eligibility, all individuals are provided information and resources available in the community that can aide them in preventing falls and injuries.

Contact Sourcewise if you or someone you know is at risk of falling. Their Community Resource Specialist will ask for all information that is needed. The call will then be followed up to do a fall assessment and then a plan of action on assisting on what home modifications will be needed to prevent falls.

According to the fall assessment, Home Safety Services will perform a home safety assessment to determine modifications. Modifications are limited to cost. Sourcewise has partnered with Home Safety Services to provide home modifications to Santa Clara County residents.

Sourcewise is a non-profit organization proudly serving Santa Clara County. Since 1973, Sourcewise strives to empower our community by providing access and support in collaboration with Santa Clara County, state, and local resources. They aim to inform, educate, and prepare all adults to better navigate their health and life options. Sourcewise provides expertise, education, and quality support services to all adults, their families, and caregivers.

Sourcewise Community Resource Specialist are available by phone Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., excluding national holidays. For more information on fall prevention services, call (408) 762-7362 or use the Contact Us Form to send them an email.” -Rosie Jimenez

Thank you to the Sourcewise team for being a continued community partner.- Home Safety Services