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June 8th – June 17th


Office Hours: 9am -1pm Monday thru Friday

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Helping seniors live independently in West Santa Clara Valley.

Be a friendly neighbor by volunteering with us today!

It will warm your heart!

Need Help?

We are an organization powered by volunteers with a small staff here to serve you.

Call us at (408) 241-1571 and will do our best to help!

What makes us different?

We are a door-through-door service.

We take seniors to their appointments, wait for them, and then take them home.

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Welcome to Heart of the Valley, SERVICES FOR SENIORS, Inc.

We are a nonprofit, all volunteer organization helping seniors 65 years or older in West Santa Clara Valley by offering services and programs which help them maintain their independence. We invite you to find out why were are passionate about helping seniors in our community.

Looking for Help?

If you are a senior in need of some help or family member or friend looking to help a senior, start on our Services and Programs page.

Support Our Mission

If you are looking to donate to a worthy cause, we believe you’ve found one! Start with our Donate page.

Volunteer with Us

If you are someone with a heart for helping seniors and are looking for an organization to join, start on our Volunteer page.

Hear about Our Services From Seniors We Help!

Hear how Heart of the Valley helps Saeko stay independent!

Meet Myrtle, an independent Heart of the Valley senior!

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HOV Online Auction — June 8 through June 17th!

Go to to shop at our first online auction!  All proceeds go to helping seniors with technology.  We are starting out small, but items may continue to be added, so please visit us through June 17.  If you have something to donate for our auction please contact our office at (408) 241-1571 and ask for Glenda. Learn more about our motivation for the auction

Donna Young, our new Administrative Manager at our HOV office

New Volunteer Opportunity: CRITTER COMPANIONS

Heart of the Valley has always been proud of the kindness and diversity of our volunteers. We are expanding this diversity to include our friendly, lovable pets! Sign up to share your pet with our seniors

What's Next from the HOV Board

Heart of the Valley’ s Board of Directors currently has eight hardworking and creative members. In the last couple of months they have been working on implementing a 3-year plan. The Board is looking for new members with a background and experience in fund development, event planning, the law, aging, or medicine. If you are interested in talking with a member of our Board or with our Executive Director, Glenda Cresap, please send an email to We would like to hear from you!

Introducing Virginia Montano, Our New Staff Assistant

Hello, my name is Virginia Montano.  I came to Heart of the Valley from SourceWise.  It is a true pleasure to be working here and being part of this experience in helping our community of seniors.  I have lived in the Santa Clara Valley for 30 years.  I am looking forward to re-entering the work force.

Check out the wonderful article featuring Virginia on the Sourcewise website!

From Our Senior Clients

The day I found Heart of the Valley, is the day that improved my situation forever! Thank you all for the caring services you provide.


Thank you so much for all the help you have given me and for all the wonderful work you do! You should be called, Heroes of the Valley.


You’ve got “heart” above all else. I called everyone, no one would help. Then I reached your number and a voice of an angel answered and said Heart of the Valley would send someone over. Did I ever get lucky!


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