Moving Forward Together

Social & Wellness Centers

Balboa Avenue Older Adult Center & College Avenue Center

Due to the growing concern of COVID-19 (coronavirus), JFS is taking the precautionary measure of suspending our social and wellness centers until further notice. As the situation evolves, we will continue to keep you updated about JFS’s response at

Exercise your mind, body, and spirit.

At JFS, we believe in living fully at every age. For adults ages 60+, our Social & Wellness Centers offer a great place to spend your day, meet new friends, and enjoy a good meal. Here, everyone is family.

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Balboa Avenue Older Adult Center
(858) 637-3388

College Avenue Center
(858) 637-3270

Exercise At Home With Aviva

We are continuing to provide services that enrich the lives of older San Diegans while our two Older Adult Centers are closed during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This hour-long chair exercise routine will keep your body, brain, and heart active from the safety of your own home. Enjoy!


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Music with Zack David

One of our regular entertainers at our Older Adult Centers, musician Zack David made recorded a concert for everyone to enjoy. (45 min) Check him out at


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“The Center has become my second home, and my new friends are like family.”


Balboa Avenue
Older Adult Center

Monday – Thursday, 10:00am -2:00pm
Out & About – Friday Daytrips

Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus – Community Services Building
8788 Balboa Ave. | San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 637-3388

Laugh. Connect. Feel right at home! Join our friendly group for lunch and a full menu of activities focused on nurturing the wellbeing of those living with early stage Alzheimer’s and related forms of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI). On Fridays, we offer Out & About, a professionally guided daytrip with lunch at a restaurant or deli.

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College Avenue Center

Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 3:00pm

Temple Emanu-El
6299 Capri Drive | San Diego, CA  92120
(858) 637-3270

Take a computer course in the Cyber Café, join a fitness or yoga class, or watch a film in the movie room. Then enjoy a delicious Kosher lunch, with soup and salad bar served daily. Lunch is served Monday – Friday at 11:45am – no reservations required.

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