LINKS & RESOURCES
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The Area Agency on Aging is a state agency established within a region to provide information, resources, and referrals to community services for seniors. The benefits of an Area Agency on Aging may include:
Coordination of local Long-term Care Ombudsman programs.
Nutritional support through counseling or referrals to organizations that provide meal delivery.
Expertise and advice on ineligibility and the application process for Medicare, Medicaid, and veteran's benefits.
Referrals to community-based resources for elder assistance such as transportation and respite care.
Eldercare training and caregiver support programs.
California Association for Adult Day Services ( Senior Care)
Adult daycare is a supervised, structured daytime environment to support other senior housing arrangements. Adult daycare provides:
Opportunities for socialization, recreation, and activities outside of the home environment.
Select services and activities based on the interests of the participant.
Meals, health-related services, and transportation to the facility.
Information on Alzheimer's disease and dementia symptoms, diagnosis, stages, treatment, senior care, and support resources.
National Council on Aging (Senior Care)
Every year, older adults can turn to free services to make sure they understand and file their taxes correctly. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and Tax Counseling for the Elderly (T.C.E.) programs are essential resources, and ...
This Social Security page tells you how to apply for benefits online and contains information about the Online Retirement/Medicare application.
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Meals on Wheels
Meals delivered in Sacramento County
P.A.C.E. (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) California
Transportation in Sacramento County.
Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (S.H.R.A.)
Home repairs, redevelopment, affordable housing.
Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program / H.I.C.A.P. Free counseling and advocacy services for Medicare beneficiaries.
Transportation, senior cafes, Meals on Wheels, adult day program, home safety repair, and modification.
Senior Peer Counseling
Provides preventative education and services to support the wellness and self-sufficiency of the older adults of Placer County.