Honoring your promise to your loved one: aging well every day. For support, please call (213) 383-2273 or learn more.

About Us

Care That Is Beyond the Expected

When searching for a care solution for an older adult, you have certain expectations. You need a care partner who is reliable, trustworthy, and competent; but you deserve so much more.

At JFS Care, we understand how overwhelming it can be to meet the varied and evolving needs of an aging loved one. We also know that it takes much more than simply preparing meals and washing clothes to foster a fulfilling and independent life. To that end, we go above and beyond typical home care services through:

Partnering with JFS Care means you have an award-winning care team by your side to ensure safety for someone you love, while preserving who they are.

Our team is proud to offer home care services in West Los Angeles, Brentwood, Sherman Oaks, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, and the surrounding areas in Los Angeles. Contact us at (213) 383-2273 to learn more.

Award-Winning. Licensed. Certified.

Providing you with exceptional care and peace of mind is our top priority. To that end, we are licensed by the State of California (license #194700007), and have achieved a variety of awards and certifications that showcase our commitment to excellence.

Learn more about why so many families just like yours have placed their trust in JFS Care.

Our Values

In order to assure excellence in everything we do, we’re committed to adhering to the following six values:

Leadership Meet the JFS Care Leadership Team

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Steven Barlam


As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Steve has assumed the CEO role at JFS Care after 30 years in the private sector. His driving motto is, “It has to be good enough for my mom,” as he is all about ensuring quality care experiences for our clients and their families. In order to deliver upon our promise, he knows that JFS Care needs to do three things really well: (1) attract quality care staff, (2) treasure that care staff, and (3) provide professional oversight for the care that is delivered. Steve values both tradition and innovation as he leads his team to grow JFS Care’s presence to deliver better care solutions in Los Angeles.

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Merrie Beth Boatright


Merrie Beth ensures that JFS Care is providing a top-of-the-line care experience for our clients and their families, as well as assisting with creating an engaging and rewarding work environment for our care staff. Merrie Beth worked for Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles as part of the caregiver registry program for 5 years prior to accepting a leadership role with JFS Care. Outside of work, Merrie Beth enjoys spending time with family, including her four-legged and furry family members. She also loves spending time camping and at animal rescues.