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For questions, contact Senior Information & Assistance at 707-468-5132 (or 1-800-510-2020 within Lake and Mendocino Counties) or email us at IASpecialist@hotmail.com.

 

 

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Care Management

These programs develop plans for coordinated care of individuals who, because of age, illness, disability, or other difficulties, are unable to arrange for services on their own behalf. Services include assessment of needs, coordination of needed services, and monitoring/follow-up of services to determine their effectiveness.

 

Community Care Management Corp.

301 S. State St., Ukiah

468-9347

Multi-program, private non-profit agency that helps people in Lake, Mendocino, and Sonoma counties to live independently at home. See www.communitycare707.com. Programs include:

 

CommunityCare HIV/AIDS Program (CCHAP)

8050 Lake St., #A, Lower Lake

995-1606

301 S. State St., Ukiah

462-3041

Care management and support services for persons in Lake and Mendocino Counties who have been diagnosed with HIV or AIDS. Lower Lake Drop-in Center provides counseling, social activities, informational meetings, support groups, and literature to persons living with HIV and AIDS, their family, friends, and caregivers.

 

Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP)

8050 LakeSt., #B, Lower Lake

995-7010

205 S. Main St., Fort Bragg

964-4027

301 S. State St., Ukiah

468-9347

Care management services to assist persons age 65+ to remain safely at home. Clients must be Medi-Cal eligible without a share of cost, and at risk for institutionalization.

 

Mendocino County AIDS, Viral, Hepatitis Network (MCAVHN)

148 Clara St., PO Box 1350, Ukiah

462-1932

Case management, practical assistance, emotional support, drop-in center, referral and information, food vouchers, transportation, rent and utilities assistance. HIV/HCV counseling and testing, syringe exchange, HCV support groups, and client socials. For any person affected by, living with, or at risk for HIV/HCV in Mendocino County. CUSOC case management for those with co-occurring disorders (mental health/substance abuse). See www.mcavhn.org.

 

 

Caregiver Respite & Support

Provides supervision and care of clients while the usual caregiver receives a break. Also see health section Disability or Condition Specific Supports: Cognitive & Memory Loss for other programs that may be of help to those caring for someone with Alzheimers or a similar condition.

 

Hospice of Ukiah ~ Volunteer Respite Care for Alzheimers Caregivers

620 S. Dora St., Ste. 101, Ukiah

391-8931 or 367-0560 Respite program

462-4038 general Hospice line
Volunteer respite for caregivers of those with Alzheimers or dementia. See www.hospiceofukiah.com.

 

Redwood Caregiver Resource Center (RCRC)

1140 Sonoma Ave., Ste. 1B, Santa Rosa

800-834-1636 or 542-0282

Provides services, including possible respite, to assist caregivers of older, frail individuals, or to assist older caregivers of people of any age who have disabilities. Also provides counseling and support for family caregivers of adults with adult onset cognitive impairments (traumatic brain injury, stroke, early onset dementia) through education, research, services, and advocacy. Helpful fact sheets and links at website: www.redwoodcrc.org.

 

Redwood Coast Medical Services ~ Shamli Volunteer Hospice/Respite Program

PO Box 1100, Gualala

884-4005 or 412-6018

Provides symptom and supplemental management and respite at no cost to families dealing with life threatening or chronic illness. See www.rcms- healthcare.org.

 

 

Home Health

 

Home visits by medical professionals (such as registered nurses, physical/occupational/speech therapists) and social workers for those unable to leave home to receive these services. Prescribed by a doctor and paid by medical insurance subject to policy limitations.

 

Adventist Health Home Care & Phoenix Hospice

100 Sanhedrin Cir., Willits

800-606-9596 or 459-1818

 

Mendocino Coast Home Health

700 River Dr., Fort Bragg

961-4651

See www.mcdh.org/mchomehealth/.

 

St. Helena Hospital Clear Lake Home Health Care Services

9245 Hwy 53, PO Box 532, Lower Lake

994-0737

See www.sthelenahospital.org.

 

Sutter Care at Home

889 11thSt., Lakeport

800-675-5595 or 263-7400

See www.suttervnaandhospice.org.

 

 

In-Home Services

 

In-Home Supportive Services(IHSS)

Provides a wide range of services to meet individual need and assure the recipient can live safely at home. These services may include house cleaning, shopping, cooking, laundry and personal care. Eligibility: Medi- Cal eligible, 65+ or legally blind or disabled by Social Security standards, disabled children.

 

Lake County

16170 Main St., Unit C, PO Box

9000, Lower Lake

888-221-2204 or 995-4680

 

Mendocino County

764 S. Franklin St., PO Box 1306, Fort Bragg

877-327-1677 or 962-1000

747 S. State St., PO Box 839, Ukiah

877-327-1799 or 463-7900

221 S. Lenore Ave., Willits

800-771-2453 or 456-3740

 

 

Private Pay Caregiver Agencies

These agencies offer services that may include homemaking chores, personal care, transportation and shopping, protective supervision, social reassurance, and end-of- life care. To learn more about hiring caregivers, see Redwood Caregiver Resource Centers Hiring In-Home Help fact sheet at www.redwoodcrc.org/factSheets.php (scroll down to the Home Care links).

 

Andersson Care

32924 Odom Ln., Fort Bragg

964-4040

Service area: Coastal area from The Sea Ranch to Westport. See www.anderssoncare.org.

 

Home With Us, LLC

923 19thSt., Lakeport

349-0971

Service area: Lake and Mendocino

Counties. See www.homewithus.com.

 

Lake Caregivers/Mendocino Caregivers

1102 S. Main St., Ste. 3A, Fort Bragg

877-964-2001 or 964-2000

Service area: Lake and Mendocino Counties. See www.lakecaregivers.com or www.mendocinocaregivers.com.

 

Mendocino Nursing Services

1102 S. Main St., Ste. 3, Fort Bragg

800-462-0717 or 964-5556

Services by Registered Nurses and Licensed Vocational Nurses including but not limited to physician ordered injections and medications, respiratory and wound care, and pain control management. (Sister agency to Lake Caregivers/Mendocino Caregivers.) Service area: Lake and Mendocino Counties. See www.mendocinonursing.com.

 

Sequoia Senior Solutions, Inc.

1372 N. McDowell Blvd., Ste. S, Petaluma

825 S. Main St., Lakeport

Toll-free: 888-469-5694

Lake County 262-1477

Mendocino County 462-3227

Service area: Lake and Mendocino Counties. See www.SequoiaSeniorSolutions.com.

 

Volunteer Assistance

 

Community Resources Connection (CRC)

PO Box 336, Gualala

800-395-8984 or 884-4562

Provides neighbor to neighbor help for seniors, disabled adults, youth and other residents of the coastal area between Sea Ranch and Manchester including simple handy person services, errands, and transportation. See www.crconnection.org.

 

Konocti Senior Support, Inc. Friendly Visitors

14310 Memory Ln., PO Box 6668, Clearlake

995-1417

Home visits by trained volunteers who offer friendship, understanding, and companionship. Eligibility: Lake County resident age 55+ and homebound, isolated, lonely, or needing comfort and support. See www.konoctiseniorsupport.com/.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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