Social Services for Russian Speaking

Social Services for Russian Speaking (SSRS): We offer services for a special population of aging adults identified as Russian-speaking immigrants.

  • These Services include:
    English as a Second Language Classes
    SSI, SSI+SS, disability benefits, Medicare and Medicaid and others
    Restitution to those who were victims of Holocaust
    Food stamps and systematic monitoring of this program
    Immigration forms and documents, such as applications for permanent resident status, temporary passport, work permit, and family reunifications as well as further assistance when problems arise
    Housing matters
    High quality medical interpretation at doctor’s offices and hospitals
    Translation of important correspondence: medical and other bills, serving as a liaison between our client and different organizations, help writing important letters,
    Family conflicts (guardianship documentation, medical insurance for children)

In addition to the services offered to Russian-speaking clients, we have interpretation and translation services available for persons who speak Russian, Polish, Ukrainian, Hebrew, Yiddish, Serbian and Bosnian/Croatian languages.