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General Agency Information
Name:Companion for Life/Lifeline Project
Address:234 Santa Cruz Ave.
Aptos, CA  95003
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-688-9217
Secondary Phone:831-688-0400 ext. 122
Fax Number:831-515-5012
Description:Companion for Life / Lifeline Project is a Central Coast nonprofit program that leases Philips Lifeline Medical Alert Service on a month-to-month basis to seniors, the disabled and homebound individuals. Whenever a subscriber needs emergency services or the assistance of a family member or friend, with just a touch of a button, Philip Lifeline's trained Personal Response Associates will connect them with help, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Generally, help is on the way within three to five minutes. Companion for Life is a project of the Emergency Response Systems of Central Coast Counties.

We are celebrating our 25th Anniversary serving Santa Cruz, N. San Benito, and N. Monterey Counties.

LANGUAGES OTHER THAN ENGLISH: Multiple languages are available and require the use of non-Philips Lifeline associates.

ELIGIBILITY: All individuals who need the service and can afford the monthly leasing fee.

FEES: $70 One time installation fee and $29.95 per month. Sliding pay scale available for qualifying individuals.

AREAS SERVED: Santa Cruz County, San Benito County and North Monterey County only.
Languages other than English:See Description Notes
Accommodations for Disabled:Call for Information
Public Transportation:Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:See Description Notes
Areas Served:See Description Notes
Physical Location:Aptos

Clay  Kempf
Executive Director

Gus  Ceballos
Program Director

Subject Headings
 Emergency Alert
Older Adults
Personal Emergency Response Systems
Physical Disabilities
Private Nonprofits
This record last modified August 24, 2016