COMMUNITY RESOURCES

ALLIANCE ON AGING:

831-655-1334
831-758-4011 

www.allianceonaging.org

  • HICAP (Medicare advising)

  • Ombudsman (advocates for residents in nursing homes and assisted living facilities)

  • Senior peer counseling

  • Senior training and employment

  • Tax counseling for the elderly

  • Community education and outreach

 

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION:

800-272-3900

www.alznorcal.org

  • Support groups, Helpline referrals, family education

 

ASSISTED LIVING COSTS:

866-333-6002

www.assistedlivingfacilities.org

  • Compare costs of senior living facilities  and assisted living facilities throughout the United States

BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED CENTER:

831-649-3505

www.blindandlowvision.org

  • Resources, training and adaptive devices

 

CENTRAL COAST CENTER FOR
INDEPENDENT LIVING:

831-757-2968
831-757-3949 (TDD line)

www.cccil.org

  • Advocacy, information, education and support to the disabled

 

HEALTH PROJECTS CENTER:

800-499-4156
831-424-4359

www.hpcn.org

  • Caregiver resources

 

HOUSING RESOURCE CENTER:

831-424-9186

www.hrcmc.org

  • Homeless prevention/low-income housing referrals

  • Financial literacy

  • Foreclosure prevention

 

LEGAL SERVICES FOR SENIORS:

831-442-7700

831-899-0492

www.legalservicesforseniors.org

  • Legal consultation/representation for age 60 or older

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MEALS ON WHEELS OF THE MONTEREY PENINSULA:

831-375-4454

www.mowmp.org

  • Home-delivered meals

  • Daily congregate meals

  • Educational and enrichment classes

 

MEALS ON WHEELS OF THE SALINAS VALLEY:

831-758-6325

www.mowsalinas.org

  • Home-delivered meals

 

MESOTHELIOMA GUIDE:

888-385-2024

www.mesotheliomaguide.com

MONTEREY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF AGING
AND ADULT SERVICES:

800-510-2020

www.co.monterey.ca.us

  • Information and assistance, Adult Protective Services and in-home supportive services

 

PLEURAL MESOTHELIOMA CENTER:
855-852-9575
www.pleuralmesothelioma.com

 

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION:

800-772-1213
831-757-8250
831-757-8276 (TTY)

www.ssa.gov

  • Social Security and disability information

 

VETERANS TRANSITION CENTER:

831-883-8387

www.vtcmonterey.org

  • Support Services to homeless veterans

  • Emergency and case management programs

 

VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION:

831-372-6668

www.ccvna.com

  • Home care, hospice and adult day care