Grace Place About Us

We appreciate your support as we work through to the COVID-19 public health emergency and the continued closure of our Grace Place Alzheimer’s Activity Centers.

As you know, the health of our Grace Place family is been of at the forefront of our decision making. While our state has continues to reopen, our clientele remains at high-risk for COVID-19. Looking ahead, our next projected date of opening is in early 2021. This is in alignment with local city health officials and regional recommendations of senior congregate settings. We regret the hardship this causes your family or loved one but know our clients’ health is paramount.

During our closure time, we will continue to learn more about the disease and work to reimagine the Grace Place care model. Unfortunately, this closure means we have to furlough staff members related to client care. Grace Place Activity Director, Christina Avena, remains on staff to help monitor the situation, evolve our program and support our caregivers with support, activities, education and referrals related to respite. 

Thank you for trusting the care of your loved ones with Grace Place this year. To be aware of the latest news for Grace Place as well as resources for caregiver education and support, please join our email newsletter list by clicking the below sign up button. 

 
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Mission
Promote the dignity and independence of seniors who are in need of nutritious meals, companionship, and Alzheimer’s care.

 
Our Vision
Eliminate hunger, alleviate isolation, and foster independence among seniors, in partnership with volunteers and the community.
Nourishing lives, 
Enabling independence, 
Caring for our seniors
 

Programs

Grace Place Services:

Meals on Wheels Services:

By the Numbers

In 2017 you subsidized 17,794 days of care through Grace Place
 
Our History 
Meals on Wheels San Antonio and Grace Place Alzheimer’s Activity Centers are the two primary programs of Christian Senior Services. Christian Senior Services was founded in 1977 by two San Antonio churches, St. John’s Lutheran Church and Grace Lutheran Church.  We are an independent not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization that serves San Antonio and Bexar County.