Resources

AARP: (888) 687-2277

Alzheimer's Association: (800) 272-3900

Medicare Helpline: (800) 633-4227

LeadingAge: (202) 783-2242

RESOURCES

Click on the blue links for more information.

Adult Protective Services, Medi-Cal and In Home Supportive Services by County


Area Agencies on Aging

The Area Agencies on Aging coordinate a wide array of services to seniors and adults with disabilities at the community level and serve as a focal point for local aging concerns. (800) 510-2020


California Department of Aging

Promoting the independence of older adults. If you are within California and looking for services call (800) 510-2020. If you are outside California, call (800) 677-1116.


C
alifornia's Safe at Home Program

Safe at Home is California's address confidentiality program administered by the California Secretary of State’s office. The program is designed to help victims and survivors of domestic violence, stalking or sexual assault to start new lives in peace and to provide added protections to their overall safety plans. 


Community Service Planning Council (Sacramento area)

Information and links to community resources in the Sacramento region.


Care to Plan: The Dementia Caregiving Planning Tool

Do you help someone with memory loss? This tool can help find support that is right for you.


Department of Veteran's Affairs

(800) 827-1000
(855) VA-WOMEN (829-6636)


ElderCare Locator

The Eldercare Locator, a public service of the Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with information on senior services.


Eskaton Resource Specialist (Sacramento Area)

The Eskaton Resource Specialists offers free information, assistance and consultation regarding a multitude of services to meet the needs of seniors, including healthcare, housing, social, legal and financial services.
(916) 334-1072


The Growing Cost of Aging in America: The Milken Institute of Public Health

This report looks at the economic ramifications of the growth of the older population in the U.S., costs associated with Medicare and Social Security, and explores long-term care options and costs as well as the financial costs for family caregivers.

US Housing and Urban Development/HUD
Information on rental assistance, FHA mortgage insurance programs, Block Grant programs, public housing and resale of HUD homes, home repair assistance and more. Sacramento: (916) 498-5220


Sacramento Self-Help Housing

Housing counseling and referral including in-depth personal interviews, landlord contacts, and other practical assistance to find safe and affordable housing. 
(916) 341-0593


Senior Legal Hotline

Senior legal help
(800) 222-1753 or (916) 551-2140 for Sacramento


Seniors Against Investment Fraud

California Department of Corporations program
(866) ASK-CORP (275-2677)