Community Resources

Adult Day Health Care Centers

Mt. Diablo Center for Adult Day Health Care

Adult Daycare Network        

Care Management

Family Caregiver Alliance

Multipurpose Senior Service Program (MSSP)

Diablo Valley Foundation     

Jewish Family Services

Disabilities

CA State Dept of Rehab

Rubicon Hawkins Center

Independent Living Resource           

Lions Center/Visually Impaired

MedicAlert     

Regional Ctr. of the East Bay

Safe Return Program 

Elder Abuse

Adult Protective Services (24 hours)

STAND! For Families Free of Violence

Ombudsman (if elder resides in board & care/nursing home)

Employment

East Bay Works Career Center          

In Home Support Services Registry  

Senior Employment Program 

End of Life Issues

An Elderly Wish Foundation

CC Burial/Cremation Assistance

Hospice of the East Bay

Sutter Care at Home

Finances

Consumer Credit Counseling, (866) 331-2227

Diablo Valley Foundation for Aging 

Free Income Tax Preparation, (800) 510-2020

General Assistance     

Medi-Cal

Social Security           

Veteran's Service Office        

Food

Senior Food Program 

CC Cafes (senior lunch sites) See Senior Centers

CalFresh (Food Stamps)

Loaves & Fishes-Concord

Meals on Wheels Senior Nutrition Program

Health Services

Alzheimer’s Association        

CC Regional Medical Center 

Clinic appts & 24-hr advice, (800) 495-8885

Communicable diseases, (925) 313-6740

To enroll in Health Plan, (800) 211-8040

HIV-AIDS     

Health Care Options Counseling, (800) 430-4263

Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy (HICAP), (800) 510-2020

Hospice Agencies, (800) 510-2020

John Muir Medical Center:

Concord Campus

Rossmoor Campus

Walnut Creek Campus           

Kaiser Medical Center

Martinez         

Park Shadelands, (925) 906-2000

         Walnut Creek, (925) 295-4000

La Clinica

Medicare

San Ramon Region Medical Center  

VA Outpatient Clinic

Home Services

Assistance League of Diablo Valley

Caring Hands 

Fall Prevention Program

Friendly Visitors

Home Chore Registry

In Home Support Services (IHSS)

Senior Helpline Services

Tele-Care (telephone contact), (925) 934-0901

Weatherization

Housing

Assisted Living/Board & Care and Skilled Nursing Home Lists, (800) 510-2020

Homeless Hotline, (800) 799-6599

Housing Authority

Section 8, (888) 746-8731

Martinez (Public Housing), (925) 957-8008

Low Cost Housing List

Shelter, Inc

Legal/Advocacy

Advisory Council on Aging

Automotive complaints, (510) 964-3030

Bay Area Legal Aid

CA Senior Legal Hotline

Conflict Resolution

Conservatorship/Guardianship

Bankruptcy Clinic      

Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy (HICAP)

Legal Clinic for Elders

Nursing Home Ombudsman  

Pacific Community Services (Housing counseling & tenant/landlord disputes)

Senior Legal Services

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender

Local Resources         

Rainbow Community Center

Loneliness/Counseling/Mental Health

Alcohol/Drug Treatment

Alcoholics Anonymous          

CC Regional Medical Center

            Psychiatric Emergency (24 hrs), (925) 646-2800

            Mental Health Appointment Access line, (888) 678-7277

            Older Adult Mental Health, (888) 678-7277

Contra Costa Crisis Center (24 hr)    

Friendship Line 8am-11pm, (800) 971-0016

Grief Counseling

Senior Peer Counseling

Suicide Prevention 11pm-8am

Support Group List, (800) 510-2020

Recreation/Education

AARP Driver Safety Program

Acalanes Adult Education     

Diablo Valley College

Pleasant Hill Campus, (925) 685-1230

San Ramon Campus, (925) 866-1822

Mt.Diablo Adult Education   

            Concord, (925) 685-7340

            Pleasant Hill, (925) 937-1530

Senior Center without Walls

Senior Centers/CC Cafes (*Senior Lunch Sites)

Golden Crane in Danville, (925) 820-0500

Concord*, (925) 671-3320

Danville, (925) 314-3490

Jewish Community Center*, (925) 938-7800

Lafayette, (925) 284-5050

Martinez*, (925) 370-8770

Orinda, (925) 254-2445

Pleasant Hill*, (925) 580-8176

Rossmoor*, (925) 988-7703

Rainbow Community Center, (925) 692-0090

San Ramon*, (925) 973-3250

Walnut Creek*, (925) 943-5851

Transportation

Dial 511

BART

County Connection and Link, (925) 676-7500

Danville Rides for Seniors (Danville residents only), (925) 314-3490

Lamorinda Spirit (Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda residents only)

Pleasant Hill Senior Van (Pleasant Hill residents only)

Rides For Seniors, (925) 284-6699

San Ramon (San Ramon residents only), (925) 973-3250

Seniors Around Town (Orinda residents only), (925) 402-4506

Walnut Creek Seniors Mini Bus (Walnut Creek residents only), (925) 933-1434

Utility Assistance

CA Alternate Rates for Energy

Home Energy Assistance Program

Medical Baseline Program Relief for Energy

Relief for Energy Assistance through Community Help (REACH)

Volunteer Opportunities

Caring Hands

CC Volunteer & Emergency Services

Friendly Visitors

Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP)

Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), (925) 472-5760

Senior Peer Counseling

Volunteer Center of the East Bay

Web Sites

211 Online Resource  

Benefits                      

Contra Costa County Social Services