JCLS At Home Services (AHS) is a free program that delivers library materials to patrons who cannot come to the library due to age, illness, or disability.
To apply for At Home Services you may fill out an online application and submit it via email to the At Home Services Department (firstname.lastname@example.org) or mail it to At Home Services, 205 S. Central Ave, Medford, 97501. You may also contact us by phone or email to request an application be sent to you in the mail. Once we receive and process your application, you will begin receiving monthly deliveries by mail or volunteer drop-off at your home.
Library materials are returned through the mail or picked up by a volunteer at no cost to you each month.
At Home Services is available to Jackson County residents who are confined at home or in a health care, retirement, or senior living facility. To qualify, you must be permanently or temporarily disabled due to age or illness, or have difficulty coming to the library or carrying books.
Patrons can check out a wide variety of materials including:
- Regular Print books
- Large Print books
- Audiobooks on CD
- Music CDs
- DVD movies and television series
- Book Stands
- Handheld AND hands-free magnifiers
- Ultra Slim page magnifier
- Portable CD player
If you have access to a computer or e-book reader, we can also help you learn how to access our digital collections.
If you or someone you know is interested in this service, please reach out the At Home Services staff. We are happy to answer your questions and start bringing the library to your home.