Guide to California State Agencies
and Community Resources for Aging

 

California DRM Regional Resources Directory
Web site: http://www.disabilityresources.org/CALIFORNIA.html


California Center for Personal Assistance Services (PAS)
Web site: http://pascenter.org/state_based_stats/index.php?state=california&Go=Go


California Attorney General's Office
To protect our most vulnerable citizens and help safeguard the state's Medi-Cal program, the Attorney General's Bureau of Medi-Cal Fraud and Elder Abuse works aggressively to investigate and prosecute those who would rob taxpayers of millions of dollars each year and divert scarce health care resources from the needy.
Web site: http://ag.ca.gov/bmfea/index.htm


California Board of Nursing
Web Site: http://www.rn.ca.gov/


California Department of Human Services
Services for Persons who are Aging
1600 K Street • Sacramento, CA 95814
PHONE (916) 322-3887 • FAX (916) 324-4989
TTY 1-800-735-2929
Web site: http://www.aging.state.ca.us/


California Department of Insurance
Web site: http://www.insurance.ca.gov/


California Long Term Care Resources
Helping California and the nation built better chronic care systems.
http://www.ltci.ucla.edu/library.php?SectionId=27


California Nursing Home Search
http://www.chcf.org/topics/view.cfm?itemid=20150
CalNHS.org is a free public service providing comprehensive, consumer-friendly, comparative information on the more than 1,400 nursing homes, 834 home health agencies, and 172 hospice programs in California.


California Senior Citizen Transportation
Senior driving information
http://www.dmv.ca.gov/about/senior/getaround/transportation.htm


California Senior Care
California seniors care directory for retirement homes across North America, from RetirementHomes.com, providing a comprehensive and user friendly guide to seniors care retirement homes and centers.
Web site: http://www.retirementhomes.com/homes/california-senior-care.html


California Senior Directory
http://california.uscity.net/Senior/
Many miscellaneous phone numbers for senior resources.


American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Telephone: (512)480-9797
Fax: (512)480-9799
Web site: http://www.aarp.org/


Family Eldercare, Inc.
Consultation and Referral
Telephone: (512)450-0844
Fax: (512)459-6436
E-mail: cmarable@familyeldercare.org
A non-profit, United Way Agency serving older adults and persons with disabilities.
Web site: http://www.familyeldercare.org


SeniorNet

Groups for the Elderly
Provides older adults education for and access to computer technology to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom. The non-profit SeniorNet teaches seniors (age 50 plus) to use computers and the Internet at over 140 Learning Centers nationwide.
Web site: http://www.seniornet.com


Social Security Administration

Toll Free: 1/800-772-1213
TDD: 1/800-325-0778
Web site: http://www.ssa.gov


Links to Federal Agencies for the Aging

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