Search and Care is respected in the social service community for developing an innovative, home-based, financial management program, Money Matters—now fully integrated in our care management team. The Program Supervisor, Bilingual Financial Social Worker, and seven Navigators (former bankers) help economically at-risk clients:

  • Organize documents and bank statements
  • Help with paying bills on time
  • Offer assistance with creating monthly budgeting
  • Identify and eliminate unnecessary expenses, and maximize income
  • Advise about debt control, reduction, and/or consolidation
  • Advocate with creditors, collection agencies, and banks
  • Educate clients about avoiding financial risks, elder exploitation, and much more

For more information, please contact: Elizabeth Parlakian, Money Matters Program Supervisor.