(888) 687-2277

Membership organization that serves the interests of people aged 50 and older.


Alcohol and Other Drug Services Access and Referral Line

(800) 846-1652

(925) 335-3310



Alzheimer’s Association


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

(510) 903-4050


American Kidney Fund

(866) 300-2900

Helps eligible patients with necessities related to health care.


Arthritis Foundation

(888) 391-9389

Offers the latest information on types of arthritis, medications and treatments.


California Alliance for Retired Americans (CARA)

(510) 663-4086

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

(800) 632-3532

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

(800) 422-6237

(800) 4CANCER

Information and referral for cancer related questions.


National Stroke Association 

(800) 787-6537 ∙ (800) Strokes