Support Services Catalog
By appointment during business hours (in person, by Zoom, or by phone).
Martha Hernandez, LCSW
Time can bring challenges that impact our ability to live safely and independently. When this happens, we need a place to turn for guidance and support. That’s why care management is a core service at The Susi Q. Services are free. Donations are welcome.
Feeling the Blues?
Individual Counseling By Appointment
Is the constant change with the COVID -19 pandemic confusing, frustrating, and causing you anxiety? Our licensed therapists can help anyone who is 55+ find solutions, strategies and strengths for coping. Our therapists are able to meet one-on-one by scheduled appointment. Note: In-person sessions observe strict risk-reduction guidelines. Masks are required.
Free Hearing Screenings
Dr. Rose Marie Davis, South Coast Hearing Specialists
Comprehensive hearing screenings are back! Besides providing basic servicing to your devices, Dr. Davis answers your questions and replaces batteries. Test results are confidential. Note: These in-person tests will observe strict risk-reduction guidelines. Masks are required.
Have Questions About Medicare? (HICAP Counseling)
3rd Monday Monthly | 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Free
The Susi Q, in partnership with the Council on Aging, is continuing free Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy (HICAP) by phone during the health crisis. Our HICAP counselor will provide unbiased information to help you make the best choices for your health care needs.
Legal Clinic Consultation
Second Monday of the Month by Appointment | 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. | Free
Courtesy of Jane Fulton, Seaside Legal Services
Seniors 55+ can find free legal assistance, advice, and referrals for issues that include social security, contracts, housing, wills, and more.
By appointment during business hours
Lifelong Laguna reaches beyond the walls of the Susi Q to help us live safely at home. This mission is more vital than ever during the pandemic. Staff and volunteers are available to help with errands and support.
Discover Your Purpose in Retirement
4 Thursdays | October 27 – November 17
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Free
Facilitated by Vivian Clecak
Finding purpose in retirement isn’t just nice to have — it’s a necessity. It’s tied to your health, healing, happiness and ultimately your longevity. Join facilitator Vivian Clecak and explore your passions and the values that can be your indicator of purpose. Call 949-715-8104 for more information.
Grief and Loss Series
Offered bi-annually at the Susi Q | Free
Facilitated by Professional Counselors
The Grief and Loss Series is built on the foundation of bringing people together who have shared a similar experience of loss so they can share their thoughts and emotions in a safe environment. Participation in this series is helpful in providing comfort and assisting members in coming to terms with their loss. Free and open to all. Call 949-715-8104 for more information.