Membership organization that serves the interests of people aged 50 and older.
Alcohol and Other Drug Services Access and Referral Line
The Alzheimer’s Association has both local resources by zip code including support groups, as well educational material.
American Cancer Society- Patient Services
(800) 227-2345 24 Hour
(925) 934-7640 All of Contra Costa County
American Diabetes Association:
Alameda-Contra Costa Co. Chapter
(510) 654-4499 Public education and materials
American Heart Association
American Kidney Fund
Helps eligible patients with necessities related to health care.
Offers the latest information on types of arthritis, medications and treatments.
California Alliance for Retired Americans (CARA)
Statewide nonprofit organization that educates and informs its membership, the public, and elected officials about issues that affect the well-being of California’s older adult.
Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California
Information on epilepsy; support groups.
National Association for Continence (NAFC)
(800) 252-3337 or (800) BLADDER
Provides quality continence care through education.
National Cancer Institute
Information and referral for cancer related questions.
National Stroke Association
(800) 787-6537 ∙ (800) Strokes