Our Senior/Multiple Services chapter has hundreds of listings that cover a
variety of needs for the elderly and their loved ones. Most of the listings
fall into one or more of the categories listed below.
Medical/Mental Health Care
Facilities offering services for those with
memory loss, dementia, medical problems, depression, and
Adult day-care services.
Agencies that assist with protecting older
adults, bill paying, guardianships, property maintenance, and
Information and referral services for seniors
and their families.
Centers provide such activities as dances,
bingo, cards, arts and crafts, and exercise classes.
Also provides information on food programs,
income tax assistance, Meals on Wheels, and health screenings.
Social Security Administration Locations
Other listings include transportation services,
local support group locations, and hotlines that help with issues
like depression and bereavement.
Below is a small sample of the listings we
provide. You can find our full collection of Senior/Multiple
Services resources in our
Low Vision Wellness Program
741 N. Vermont Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90029
Free services to help people living with low vision
live active, fulfilling lives. Free Low Vision
Consultations to help maximize remaining vision.
Free library of audio books available. Counseling,
support services, classes, seminars, and one-on-one
training to help you live well with low vision. Call
Today-Toll-Free, (866) 866-8995. Visit
(www.brailleinstitute.org). OFC HRS: M-F 8:30am-5pm.
Spanish spoken. Serves all ages. All services are
free. SERVES: L.A., Ventura, San Luis Obispo,
Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Barbara,
& Orange Counties.
CALIFORNIA TELEPHONE ACCESS PROGRAM (CTAP)
Please call for nearest location
Free Specialized Phones Make It Easier to Hear,
Dial, and Call. Over 90 specialized phones for
people with hearing, vision, mobility, and other
common age-related conditions are available at no
cost from the California Telephone Access Program
(CTAP), a program of the California Public Utilities
Commission. To qualify, a medical professional must
sign the application. Please call 1-800-806-1191 or
visit (www.californiaphones.org). Contact Center:
M-F 7am-6pm; Sat 9am-4pm. Spanish, Mandarin,
Cantonese, Vietnamese, & Hmong spoken. SERVES: