As an award-winning home care agency, Hillendale Home Care is committed to providing the members of our community with local resource information to help our clients and their family members navigate the home care journey.  The following is a list of local resources that are helpful when searching for senior resources in our area.

Cancer Support Community 

(925) 933-0107

3276 McNutt Ave. #3276

Walnut Creek, CA 94597

www.cancersupport.net/

Support groups, classes for adults, stress, and pain management, and exercise programs.

 

Contra Costa Senior Legal Services

(925) 609-7900

2702 Clayton Road, #202, Concord, CA 94519

www.ccsls.org

Free civil legal services for people aged 60 or older in matters regarding housing, elder abuse, consumer and individual rights, and public benefits.

 

Covia

(925) 956-7396

www.covia.org

Programs include Well Connected. Well Connected is a program through free telephone conference calls.

 

Family Caregiver Alliance

(800) 445-8106

www.caregiver.org

A community-based non-profit organization that addresses the needs of families and friends who are providing long-term care for loved ones at home.

 

Hearing Loss Association of America

Diablo Valley Chapter

(925) 264-1199

www.hearinglossdv.org

Monthly meetings that focus on an extensive range of topics aimed at improving communication between individuals with hearing loss and their families.

 

Jewish Family & Community Services of the East Bay

(925) 927-2000

www.jfcs-eastbay.prg

Case management, counseling, caregiver training, and respite care. Serves people of all races and religions.

 

LightHouse of the East Bay

(510) 845-8700

www.lighthouse-sf.org

Non-profit offers blind and low vision skills training, psychological services, deaf-blind program, and employment immersion program.

 

Meals on Wheels

(510) 412-0166   West County

(925) 937-8607   Central and East County

(925) 625-4545   Far East County

www.mealsonwheelsofcontracosta.org

Clients must be 60 years of age or older, home-bound and unable to purchase or prepare regular nutritious meals for themselves and have no one else available to do so.

 

Mobility Matters

(925) 284-6161

www.mobilitymatterscc.com

Free rides for seniors provided by screened and trained volunteers using their own cars. Must be aged 60 or older, homebound, and ambulatory to qualify.

 

Ombudsman Services of Contra Costa County, Inc.

(925) 685-2070

www.ccombudsman.org

Ombudsmen receive, investigate, and resolve complaints made by or on behalf of residents of long-term care facilities.

 

Parkinson Network of Mt. Diablo

(925) 939-4210

(800) 473-4636

Offers education for patients, caregivers, and the public.

 

California Department of Veterans Affairs

(510) 286-0627

www.calvet.ca.gov

Provides veterans disability claim representation.

 

Martinez Veterans Outpatient Clinic and Center for Rehabilitation

(800) 382-8387

(925) 372-2000

http://www.northerncalifornia.va.gov/visitors/mtzopc.asp

www.northerncalifornia.va.gov/locations/Martinez_OPC.asp

Offers a full range of medical, surgical, mental health, and diagnostic outpatient services as. Also, offers a wide range of geriatric and extended care to veterans who require inpatient care.